• 1955
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

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. Its popularity spawned a number of copycats, but none would enjoy the longevity (and few the consist (more…)

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Season 7, Episode 15 Lacey

Jess Ayley is the prime suspect when his fiancée's father is murdered. Lacey: Sherry Jackson. Matt: James Arness. Ellen: Dorothy Green. Parcher: Oliver McGowan. Ma Smalley: Sarah Selby.

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