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1. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Episode: The Scalpel and the Gun (1959)

TV-PG | 30 min | Western

9.0
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Dr. Tom Bell stays out west after the Mexican American War but his belief in himself is gone. When a patient of his dies unexpectedly his medical practice is ruined and he thinks his only choice is to join with criminal elements.

Director: Nat Perrin | Stars: Lin McCarthy, Richard Shannon, Nancy Rennick, John Clarke

Votes: 6

2. Profiles in Courage (1964–1965)
Episode: Sam Houston (1964)

60 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.9
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Gov. Sam Houston's losing battle to keep Texas in the Union during the secession crisis.

Director: Sherman Marks | Stars: J.D. Cannon, Ken Drake, Peter Duryea, Richard Hale

Votes: 8

3. Studio 57 (1954–1958)

30 min | Drama, Family

8.8
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This dramatic anthology series went into open syndication when the DuMont Television Network ceased operations.

Stars: Joel Aldrich, Tim Graham, Jean Byron, Marguerite Chapman

Votes: 94

4. Laramie (1959–1963)
Episode: Queen of Diamonds (1960)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.8
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A beautiful woman tries to avoid her marshal husband for his own protection, because a gang of robbers is planning on killing him over a robbery he foiled, thanks to her warning. She draws Slim in to help but Jess thinks she is bad luck.

Director: Lesley Selander | Stars: John Smith, Robert Fuller, Julie London, Claude Akins

Votes: 60

5. Combat! (1962–1967)
Episode: Masquerade (1963)

60 min | Action, Drama, War

8.7
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Sgt. Saunders suspects a GI Cpl. and Lt. with a Nazi Col. in custody, are really impostors who want to sabotage command, but he isn't believed by Lt. Hanley.

Director: John Peyser | Stars: Rick Jason, Vic Morrow, James Coburn, Jack Hogan

Votes: 47

6. Lawman (1958–1962)
Episode: The Prisoner (1958)

30 min | Western

8.7
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Troop has his hands full when he arrests a tough cowhand who comes to Laramie periodically. Goading boys and men into gunfights is his method but Dan doesn't get the support of the town council so he may have to find other means.

Director: Richard L. Bare | Stars: John Russell, Peter Brown, Bek Nelson, John Doucette

Votes: 34

7. The F.B.I. (1965–1974)
Episode: The Recruiter (1971)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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A criminal conducts a bank robbery in Lincoln, Nebraska. The robbery nets $12,000 but is only a preliminary job. The criminal's next job involves robbing a New York City department store. ... See full summary »

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Efrem Zimbalist Jr., Philip Abbott, William Reynolds, Monte Markham

Votes: 6

8. Bronco (1958–1962)
Episode: A Sure Thing (1962)

60 min | Western

8.6
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Bronco wins a 1000 cattle in poker. However, when he tries to bring them to market, he runs into one rancher who charges him outrageous fees for grazing them and another who won't let Bronco cross his property to take the cattle to market.

Director: Paul Landres | Stars: Ty Hardin, Alan Hale Jr., Mickey Simpson, Joan Taylor

Votes: 18

9. Have Gun - Will Travel (1957–1963)
Episode: The Hanging of Roy Carter (1958)

Not Rated | 26 min | Western

8.6
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Paladin doubts his unlikely task of delaying a state execution until new evidence can be presented can be accomplished without assistance that is not being offered.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Richard Boone, John Larch, Robert Armstrong, Scott Marlowe

Votes: 69

10. The Silent Service (1957– )

30 min | Action, War

8.5
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Documentary dramatic anthology about the U.S. Navy's submarine fleet. All stories were based on fact and the realism was heightened by actual use of combat footage from the files of the ... See full summary »

Stars: Thomas M. Dykers, Eric Morris, Robert Knapp, Ron Foster

Votes: 90

11. Tightrope (1959–1960)

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.5
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Mike Connors played an unnamed police undercover Agent who infiltrated organized crime to expose the leaders and their plots. His name changed with each episode in order to protect him. ... See full summary »

Stars: Mike Connors, Jesse White, Ted de Corsia, Lewis Charles

Votes: 93

12. Profiles in Courage (1964–1965)

30 min | Biography, Drama, History

8.5
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This anthology series presented episodes in the lives of true-life historical personages who each faced a terrible crisis in their life.

Stars: Jason Wingreen, Gene Darfler, John Hoyt, Walter Matthau

Votes: 51

13. Panic! (1957– )

30 min | Thriller

8.5
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A short-lived anthology series narrated by Westbrook Van Voorhis. Each episode tells its own thriller story and featured its own unique cast.

Stars: Westbrook Van Voorhis, Bill Erwin, Norman Alden, Robert Anderson

Votes: 44

14. Union Pacific (1958– )

30 min | Western

8.5
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Bart McClelland supervises rail construction for Union Pacific west of Omaha dealing with everything from marauders to land issues. He's aided by surveyor Billy Kincaid and Georgia who runs the mobile Golden Nugget saloon.

Stars: Jeff Morrow, Judson Pratt, Susan Cummings, J.M. Kerrigan

Votes: 43

15. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Episode: Cap'n Pegleg (1960)

TV-PG | 30 min | Western

8.5
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A vengeful sea captain goes after the sailors he holds responsible for the loss of his leg.

Director: Bud Townsend | Stars: Douglas Fowley, Jerry Paris, Aneta Corsaut, William Schallert

Votes: 12

16. The Outcasts (1968–1969)
Episode: Give Me Tomorrow (1969)

60 min | Western

8.5
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Corey and David are escorting a wealthy family from Virginia to their new home in the West. On the way Corey unwittingly gets involved in the family's life, becoming the father's confidant,... See full summary »

Director: Paul Landres | Stars: Don Murray, Otis Young, Rodolfo Acosta, Frank Gerstle

Votes: 6

17. Rawhide (1959–1965)
Episode: Incident of the Lost Idol (1961)

Not Rated | 52 min | Drama, Western

8.5
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The drovers come across a teenage brother and sister and their ill dying mother, alone on the trail. The family had planned to relocate to the East to elude the outlaw father who had just escaped from jail and is evading bounty hunters.

Director: Ted Post | Stars: Eric Fleming, Clint Eastwood, Sheb Wooley, Paul Brinegar

Votes: 45

18. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: No Indians (1956)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.5
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Matt strongly suspects that it is actually white men who are responsible for a murderous series of "Indian raids" that have terrorized prairie-dwelling families.

Director: Ted Post | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 103

19. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Ruth Owens Story (1957)

TV-PG | 60 min | Drama, Western

8.5
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Ruth Owens remarries and is moving west with her new husband. When her brother comes looking for her, he stirs up trouble for her about her past and himself because he just killed a man.

Director: Robert Florey | Stars: Ward Bond, Robert Horton, Shelley Winters, Kent Smith

Votes: 62

20. Have Gun - Will Travel (1957–1963)

Approved | 25 min | Western

8.4
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The adventures of a gentlemanly gunfighter for hire.

Stars: Richard Boone, Kam Tong, Hal Needham, Stewart East

Votes: 2,094

21. Combat! (1962–1967)

60 min | Action, Drama, War

8.4
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Combat!, a one-hour World War II drama series on television, followed a frontline American infantry squad as they battled their way across Europe. With mud-splattered realism, the show ... See full summary »

Stars: Vic Morrow, Rick Jason, Pierre Jalbert, Jack Hogan

Votes: 2,046

22. Mike Hammer (1958–1959)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.4
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The adventures of Mickey Spillane's tough-talking, brawling, skirt-chasing private detective Mike Hammer, who's always ready to use his fists on a "mug" or his charm on a "skirt" to get the case solved.

Stars: Darren McGavin, Bart Burns, Vito Scotti, Johnny Seven

Votes: 173

23. The Greatest Show on Earth (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama, Family

8.4
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Johnny Slate is the big boss who successfully keeps the circus running as it moves from town to town. He manages to deal with the unexpected frequently and uses Otto King, the accountant, as a sounding board.

Stars: Jack Palance, Stuart Erwin, Michael Consoldane, Del Graham

Votes: 93

24. The Lieutenant (1963–1964)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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The trials of a young U.S. Marine Lieutenant and his comrades at Camp Pendleton.

Stars: Gary Lockwood, Robert Vaughn, Don Penny, Carmen Phillips

Votes: 142

25. The Gray Ghost (1957– )

30 min | Adventure, War, Western

8.4
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The Civil War exploits of Confederate cavalry officer John Singleton Mosby, nicknamed the Gray Ghost, was the basis of this syndicated series. Sgt. Magruder was the only other regular ... See full summary »

Stars: Tod Andrews, Phil Chambers, Sherwood Price, Jean Willes

Votes: 74

26. Hotel de Paree (1959–1960)

30 min | Western

8.4
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Sundance, a reformed gunslinger just released from prison, drifts into the town of Georgetown, Colorado. A tangle with the town villain ends up with Sundance being forced to shoot him, ... See full summary »

Stars: Earl Holliman, Jeanette Nolan, Strother Martin, Judi Meredith

Votes: 34

27. Cain's Hundred (1961–1962)

60 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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A former underworld lawyer goes to work for the Federal Government, determined to bring one hundred top criminals to justice.

Stars: Peter Mark Richman, Gene Coogan, Eddie Hice, Gavin MacLeod

Votes: 54

28. Cheyenne (1955–1963)
Episode: Counterfeit Gun (1960)

TV-G | 60 min | Western

8.4
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Cheyenne is hired to guard the payroll that is aboard the train. A group of men rob the train and one man is shot. On his deathbed he names Cheyenne as the leader of the gang. Cheyenne must find the real robbers and clear his name.

Director: Jerry Hopper | Stars: Clint Walker, Robert Lowery, Lisa Gaye, Vito Scotti

Votes: 40

29. Death Valley Days (1952–1970)
Episode: Fighting Sky Pilot (1965)

TV-PG | 30 min | Western

8.4
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Reverend Ben Darniell believes he should practice what he preaches, and he refuses to resort to violence in the face of opposition. But he finds a minister in Carson City must be prepared to fight for those who cannot defend themselves.

Director: Lee Sholem | Stars: Skip Homeier, Carol Brewster, Raymond Guth, Sheldon Allman

Votes: 21

30. Cheyenne (1955–1963)
Episode: Showdown at Oxbend (1962)

TV-G | 60 min | Western

8.4
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Cheyenne rides into town smack dab into an age-old range war - cattle vs. sheep. He attempts to dispel an old myth that the two can't graze together and determine who is behind the events in the valley. His opposition: the whole town.

Director: Richard L. Bare | Stars: Clint Walker, Ray Teal, James Griffith, Jim Boles

Votes: 37

31. Lawman (1958–1962)
Episode: Tarot (1961)

30 min | Western

8.4
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An old friend of Lily's arrives in town. When he uses his tarot cards to read the fortunes of her friends, all the fortunes start to come true but one of them is fated to die.

Director: Robert B. Sinclair | Stars: John Russell, Peter Brown, Peggie Castle, Robert McQueeney

Votes: 19

32. The Lieutenant (1963–1964)
Episode: The Art of Discipline (1963)

60 min | Drama

8.4
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Rice is given a difficult unit to command after the previous commander failed to meet his objectives. Rice tries to turn the unit around by raising morale but his own commanding officer questions his techniques.

Director: Robert Butler | Stars: Gary Lockwood, Robert Vaughn, Anne Helm, John Considine

Votes: 5

33. The Untouchables (1959–1963)
Episode: The Mark of Cain (1960)

52 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.4
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Eliot Ness and his team have been successful in shutting most of the drug trafficking in Chicago. One exception is 'Little' Charlie Sebastino's operation. He has accumulated quite a stash ... See full summary »

Director: Walter Grauman | Stars: Robert Stack, Will Kuluva, Conrad Janis, Eduardo Ciannelli

Votes: 53

34. Star Trek (1966–1969)

TV-PG | 50 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

8.3
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In the 23rd Century, Captain James T. Kirk and the crew of the USS Enterprise explore the galaxy and defend the United Federation of Planets.

Stars: William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley, Nichelle Nichols

Votes: 67,545

35. Tales of the Texas Rangers (1955–1959)

30 min | Family, Western

8.3
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Typical western with a twist. The two stars appeared as Texas Rangers but in a different scenario each program. One week, they might be Rangers in the 1840s and the next week they would be ... See full summary »

Stars: Willard Parker, Harry Lauter, William Boyett, Stanley Andrews

Votes: 78

36. The Rough Riders (1958–1959)

30 min | Western

8.3
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After the Civil War, two former Union soldiers and an ex-Confederate team up to travel the West.

Stars: Kent Taylor, Jan Merlin, Peter Whitney, Bill Catching

Votes: 51

37. Bat Masterson (1958–1961)
Episode: Double Showdown (1958)

30 min | Western

8.3
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Bat responds to cry for help when a friend's small gambling house is threatened by rival casino owned by Big Keel Roberts. Roberts suggest that he and Bat play one hand of poker, with the winner gaining ownership of both casinos.

Director: Walter Doniger | Stars: Gene Barry, Robert Middleton, Jean Willes, Elisha Cook Jr.

Votes: 39

38. Laramie (1959–1963)
Episode: Dragon at the Door (1961)

TV-PG | 60 min | Western

8.3
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Slim and Jess help a family group of entertainers from Japan traveling east when their wagon breaks down. They have found a boy Mike whose parents were killed my Indians. A trio of men are following the troupe thinking they have opium.

Director: James P. Yarbrough | Stars: John Smith, Robert Fuller, Dennis Holmes, Nobu McCarthy

Votes: 62

39. The Virginian (1962–1971)
Episode: Jump-Up (1971)

TV-G | 75 min | Western

8.3
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After stopping in the town of Jump-Up to see an old girlfriend, Tate is cheated in a card game by a gambler, and then framed by town boss John Timothy Driscoll and his son for killing the man, and forced into a hard labor camp.

Director: Herbert Hirschman | Stars: Stewart Granger, Doug McClure, Lee Majors, James Drury

Votes: 22

40. Perry Mason (1957–1966)
Episode: The Case of the Cautious Coquette (1958)

TV-PG | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Elaine is being threatened and blackmailed by her husband, Harry Pitkin, so she consults Perry. In a complex series of moves, Perry is sent on a wild goose chase to Elaine's apartment, Harry ends up dead, and Elaine is charged with murder.

Director: Laslo Benedek | Stars: Raymond Burr, Barbara Hale, William Hopper, William Talman

Votes: 197

41. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Sandra Cummings Story (1963)

TV-PG | 75 min | Drama, Western

8.3
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After escaping from a Confederate prison for being a spy, Sandra Cummings, becomes the lead in a musical troupe in the west. When she joins the wagon train, Cooper Smith takes an interest in her daughter Paula against Sandra's wishes.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Fuller, John McIntire, Frank McGrath, Terry Wilson

Votes: 29

42. Cheyenne (1955–1963)
Episode: Trouble Street (1961)

TV-G | 60 min | Western

8.3
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Cheyenne rides into town and is quickly arrested on a trumped up charge. He finds that the same is happening to every unemployed person or drifter who comes into the town, and they are being forced to work on a chain gang in a mine.

Director: Robert Sparr | Stars: Clint Walker, Mala Powers, James Coburn, Tom Drake

Votes: 53

43. Colt .45 (1957–1960)

30 min | Western

8.2
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Christopher Colt was apparently a gun salesman, but was, in fact, a government Agent tracking down notorious bad guys. His cousin Sam took the lead when the studio had contract disputes with the original star.

Stars: Wayde Preston, Kenneth MacDonald, Donald May, Don 'Red' Barry

Votes: 77

44. Black Saddle (1959–1960)

30 min | Western

8.2
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After his brothers are killed in a shootout, a gunfighter decides to hang up his guns and uphold the law by becoming a lawyer.

Stars: Peter Breck, Russell Johnson, Anna-Lisa, J. Pat O'Malley

Votes: 67

45. This Man Dawson (1959– )

30 min | Crime, Drama

8.2
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Keith Andes stars as an ex- military man hired on to root out corruption in the police department in an unnamed U.S. city.

Stars: Keith Andes, William Conrad, William Woodson, Tom McDonough

Votes: 18

46. The Best of the Post (1960– )

30 min | Drama

8.2
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A syndicated anthology series adapted from stories published in the Saturday Evening Post magazine.

Stars: John Conte, Karl Swenson, Alan Lee, Burt Douglas

Votes: 17

47. The Lieutenant (1963–1964)
Episode: O'Rourke (1964)

60 min | Drama

8.2
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An ex Marine who is also a journalist is assigned to Rice's unit to do an article on the modern Marine core. Rice quickly discovers not is all as it should be in the situation.

Director: E.W. Swackhamer | Stars: Gary Lockwood, Robert Vaughn, Eddie Albert, Bobby Diamond

Votes: 9

48. Cheyenne (1955–1963)
Episode: One Way Ticket (1962)

TV-G | 60 min | Western

8.2
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Cheyenne takes a train ride to Denver. His mission? Transporting Cole Younger to prison. Little does he know there are plans to break him out and the first to draw on him is a small boy with a toy pistol and son of a beautiful widow.

Director: Otto Lang | Stars: Clint Walker, Maureen Leeds, Judson Pratt, Ronnie Dapo

Votes: 36

49. The Virginian (1962–1971)
Episode: The Good-Hearted Badman (1968)

TV-PG | 75 min | Western

8.2
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Elizabeth finds a man shot in the shoulder. Her and Clay return him to Shiloh but the hands are gone. The two plus Holly help the man recover but a bounty hunter arrives looking for his quarry as Elizabeth only sees the good in him.

Director: James Sheldon | Stars: John McIntire, Doug McClure, Clu Gulager, Don Quine

Votes: 24

50. Wagon Train (1957–1965)
Episode: The Kate Crawley Story (1964)

TV-PG | 75 min | Drama, Western

8.2
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When Hale begins to romance tough, independent freight line operator Kate Crawley, the others begin to fear she will wind up dominating Chris, and try to encourage her adoring assistant to better himself so that she'll notice him instead.

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Robert Fuller, John McIntire, Denny Miller, Frank McGrath

Votes: 31



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