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…)
Thu, 2:00 pm
A Mexican youngster has something else in mind when he makes friends with Matt. Paco: Manuel Padilla Jr. Amelita Avila: Mirial Colon. Ben Rawlins: Jim Davis. Jurato: Jose Chavez. Blacksmith: Rico Alaniz. Smitty: Rex Holman. Alex Rawlins: Jonathan Lippe. Oa (more…)
Thu, 3:00 pm
A comedy about two brothers who turn in their 103-year-old uncle for a bounty. Roland Daniel: Victor French. Elbert Moses: Anthony James. Merry: Lane Bradbury. Uncle Finney: Burt Mustin. Burke: Ted Jordan. Festus: Ken Curtis. Doc: Milburn Stone. Newly: Buc (more…)
Fri, 12:00 pm
Threatening Matt: a Bible-spouting, moonshine-swilling rancher. Noah Riker: Dub Taylor. Slocum: Will Greer. Mark Riker: James Wainwright. Luke Riker: Ross Hagen. Paul Riker: Lee Lambert. Matt: James Arness. Doc: Milburn Stone.