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…)
Hoss and a seriously wounded Ben run into cowardice when they seek help in fighting the revenge-seeking Morgan gang. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Ben: Lorne Greene. Morgan: Mort Mills. Pryor: Simon Scott. Travis: William Quinn. Morgan: Steve Rowland.