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 4, Episode 2 The Day of the Scorpion

Range war looms with the presence of Australian sheepherders led by Adam Turcell, a man with a hotheaded son and a very attractive daughter. Virginian: James Drury. Reagan: Maura McGiveney. Ryker: Clu Gulager. Pierce: John McLiam. Abel: Jon Locke.

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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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