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…)

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Season 9, Episode 14 The Glory and the Mud

When Matt refuses to deputize him, Sam Beal seeks another way to build a reputation as a fast gun. Matt: James Arness. Dakota: Kent Smith. Sarah: Marsha Hunt. Sam: Glenn Strange. Cloudy: Robert Sorrells. Doc: Milburn Stone.

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  • 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)

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