Gunsmoke TV Show

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This landmark adult Western centered on Marshal Matt Dillon of Dodge City. John Wayne turned down the lead, suggesting James Arness (who remained for its entire run). Originating on radio (with William Conrad as Dillon), it moved to TV in September 1955. I (more…)

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Season 20, Episode 1 Matt Dillon Must Die

First Aired: September 9, 1974

Matt is captured by a crazed killer who is planning to avenge his son's death. Abraham: Morgan Woodward. Jacob: Joseph Hindy. Esau: Bill Lucking.

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To Ride a Yellow Horse

Season 19, Episode 23

March 18, 1974

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A Town in Chains

Season 20, Episode 2

September 16, 1974

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