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 13, Episode 12 Death Train

Matt enforces a quarantine on a railroad car while Doc treats the passengers for a fever that could spread. Isabel: Dana Wynter. Doc: Milburn Stone. Matt: James Arness. Townsend: Morgan Woodward. Loftus: Norman Alden. Bright: Ed Bakey.

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