Bonanza

  • 1959
  • 14 Seasons
  • TV-PG

Ben Cartwright and his three sons (by three wives) ride herd over the sprawling Ponderosa spread in 1860s Nevada in one of the most handsomely mounted and beloved series of all time. The first TV Western to be shown in color, it ran for 14 seasons; was the top-rated show for three of them (1964-65, '65-66 and '66-67); had a number of first-rank director (more…)

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Making a Mill – Bonanza – Video Clip | TV Land
00:57 — You almost expect to hear "Whistle While You Work." The Cartwrights help Tom Edwards to build a mill. Episode #36: The Mill. First air date: 10/1/1960 (more…)
Bathing Beauty – Bonanza – Video Clip | TV Land
01:31 — Nothing like seeing a grown man in a bath. Little Joe doesn't want to go with Hoss so he takes Hoss's clothes and hangs him out to dry. Episode #48: T (more…)
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Alias Joe Cartwright(Season 5, Episode 17) TVLAND

Joe is forced to trade places with his lookalike---a deserter and murderer. O'Rourke: Keenan Wynn. Joe/Borden: Michael Landon. Merced: Douglas Dick. Ben: Lorne Greene. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Peters: Joseph Turkel. Weems: Dave Willock.

Fri Mar 22 10:45am
The Gentleman From New Orleans(Season 5, Episode 18) TVLAND

Hoss befriends a boisterous newcomer who claims to be Jean Lafitte. Joe: Michael Landon. Ben: Lorne Greene. Sheriff: Ray Teal. Betts: Sheldon Allman.

Mon Mar 25 10:45am
The Cheating Game(Season 5, Episode 19) TVLAND

A stranger tells Laura Dayton that she'll receive a large sum from her late husband's insurance. Laura: Kathie Browne. Adam: Pernell Roberts. Peggy: Katie Sweet. Canfield: Lee Henry. Dave: Roy Barcroft.

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