The Virginian

  • 1962
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Television's first 90-minute Western and one of the best, this ambitiously cast and richly plotted series was based on the classic Owen Wister novel that had been filmed by Hollywood several times. Set in 1890s Wyoming, it centered on a mysterious ranch foreman (no one knew his name) and a host of other cowboys and townsfolk. Only stars James Drury and (more…)

Season 3, Episode 15 Man of the People

Garth bumps heads with a Congressman who has given homesteaders free reign on the cattlemen's grazing lands. Garth: Lee J. Cobb. Francis: Arthur Space. Virginian: James Drury. O'Mara: Martin West. Wingate: Roy Engel. Betsy: Roberta Shore. Dolan: Brendan Dillon.

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  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Television's first 90-minute Western and one of the best, this ambitiously cast and richly plotted series was based on the classic Owen Wister novel that had been filmed by Hollywood several times. Set in 1890s Wyoming, it centered on a mysterious ranch fo… (more)

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