Gunsmoke

  • 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…)

Where to Watch

Available to Stream

  • Watch on

Next on TV

Season 9, Episode 4 Tobe

Tobe Hostader's friendship with a saloon girl may prove deadly: the boyfriend she deserted is near. Tobe: Harry Townes. Mae: Mary LaRoche. Abels: Philip Abbott. Matt: James Arness. Kitty: Amanda Blake. Chester: Dennis Weaver. Skinner: L.Q. Jones. Sam: Glenn Strange.

Cast & Details See all »

  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: 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)

Show More »