Father Murphy (1981–1983)
Matt struggles when he is a witness to a robbery, when one of the robbers is his friend.

Writers:

Paul W. Cooper, Michael Landon (creator)

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
Merlin Olsen ... John Michael Murphy
Katherine Cannon ... Mae Woodward
Timothy Gibbs Timothy Gibbs ... Will Adams
Moses Gunn ... Moses Gage
Lisa Trusel Lisa Trusel ... Lizette Winkler
Scott Mellini Scott Mellini ... Ephram Winkler
Kirk Brennan Kirk Brennan ... David Sims
Byron Thames ... Matt Sims
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Paul Barselou Paul Barselou ... Emmett
Ned Bellamy ... Floyd Walker
Don Bovingloh Don Bovingloh ... Teller
Charles Cooper ... Sheriff
Edith Fellows ... Louise Walker
David Kaufman ... Nolan Walker
Chez Lister Chez Lister ... Eli
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Storyline

While on a freight run with Murphy, Matt Sims witnesses a bank robbery by his friend Nolan and Nolan's two very bad brothers. Matt struggles with the disappointment that someone he looked up to could let him down so much. Nolan struggles when he realizes he made a mistake robbing with his brothers. A number of events leads Matt to turn in Nolan after promising he wouldn't. Then all at Gold Hill must figure out a way to keep Nolan from hanging for the crime. Written by dtwiddo

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Genres:

Drama | Family | Western

Certificate:

G
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 December 1982 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

NBC Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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