Wide Country (1962–1963)

The Lucky Punch 

Mitch knocks out a man with a lucky punch in a barroom brawl, only to then learn that the man in Tom Kidwell, a contender for world heavyweight champion. The good-hearted Tom is totally ... See full summary »

Director:

Don Weis

Writer:

Ken Kolb

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Earl Holliman ... Mitch Guthrie
Andrew Prine ... Andy Guthrie
Bruce Yarnell ... Tom Kidwell
Audrey Dalton ... Nancy Kidwell
Gene Lyons ... Jack Higby
Karl Lukas ... Turk Samuels
Ken Lynch ... Fred Spears
Barbara Parkins ... Billie Kidwell
Kenneth Becker Kenneth Becker ... Thad Cooper (as Ken Becker)
Nolan Leary ... Dr. Morton
Dick Myers Dick Myers ... The Rodeo Hand
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Storyline

Mitch knocks out a man with a lucky punch in a barroom brawl, only to then learn that the man in Tom Kidwell, a contender for world heavyweight champion. The good-hearted Tom is totally forgiving about the incident, but his manager tells him that the upcoming match and his career are both finished unless he fights Mitch and wins---and only by a knockout. Written by rbecker28

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Genres:

Drama | Sport | Western

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Quotes

[discussing a newspaper article that distorted Mitch's comments]
Mitch Guthrie: How can they say print things like this? Now that ain't the truth.
Andy Guthrie: Yeah, well, the truth doesn't necessarily sell newspapers.
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Wait for the Wagon
American folk song
Performed by Bruce Yarnell
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Language:

English

Release Date:

18 April 1963 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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