The Best Episodes Directed by Andrew V. Mclaglen

Soledad Crossing

#1 - Soledad Crossing

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 38

A diptheria scare slows the return of Paladin's prisoner to justice.

star 10.00
1 votes
The Race

#2 - The Race

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 7

Paladin is offered $1000 to win a horse race called a mule kalanta. When he arrives he finds out what the bet is, and he decides to make a change.

star 10.00
1 votes
The Man Who Struck Moonshine

#3 - The Man Who Struck Moonshine

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 28

Moses Kadish is an alcoholic. He moves to middle of nowhere to try to stop drinking and drills a well. The well produces whiskey instead of water.

star 10.00
1 votes
The Fifth Bullet

#4 - The Fifth Bullet

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 3

After eight years, Paladin tries to repay a convict for the lie he was told when he arrested him. "I promise you a fair trial" is what he said.

star 10.00
1 votes
The Unforgiven

#5 - The Unforgiven

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 8

Retired and wealthy General Crommer is dying. He asks Padadin, who holds an old grudge against him, to do him a favor. He asks him to take a message of forgiveness to another man who hates Crommer. A favor which might get Paladin killed.

star 9.84
31 votes
The O'Hare Story

#6 - The O'Hare Story

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 25

Hired to prevent the construction of a dam that would imperil a town's water supply, Paladin finds that he sympathizes more with the Irish engineer who's trying to build it.

star 9.53
34 votes
The Yuma Treasure

#7 - The Yuma Treasure

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 14

Accompanying a cavalry major on a mission to prevent a war by negotiating a treaty with an elusive Apache chief, Paladin must deal with soldiers who have caught gold fever.

star 9.41
39 votes
The Great Mojave Chase

#8 - The Great Mojave Chase

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 3

A sportsman sponsors a contest, betting that no one can elude his posse in the Mojave Desert. When Paladin shows up riding a camel, the man decides that the only way he can still win is to get rid of Paladin.

star 9.22
49 votes
Ben Jalisco

#9 - Ben Jalisco

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 10

Escaped killer, Ben Jalisco, is a ruthless hunter who has murdered more than 30 men. Now he is after his wife, Lucy, who informed on him and Paladin, who brought him in.

star 9.00
1 votes
Invasion

#10 - Invasion

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 33

Gavin O'Shea, revered in his homeland, appeals to any Irishman listening to help by providing money for his cause. When two brothers help him out by breaking the law Paladin must think fast to prevent one of them from swinging from a rope.

star 9.00
1 votes
The Caravan

#11 - The Caravan

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 24

Paladin is hired to escort a Rani and her party across 150 miles of desert to a safe haven.The Rani is from a country fighting a civil war and she is to be the new leader if her side is victorious.On the journey it is noticed that they are being followed and treachery from within may be the cause of more worry.

star 9.00
1 votes
The Prizefight Story

#12 - The Prizefight Story

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 30

When Paladin goes to a mining town to promote a prizefight, his boxer is arrested and he ends up having to take the man's place in the ring -- against the Welsh champion.

star 8.97
31 votes
The Return of Dr. Thackeray

#13 - The Return of Dr. Thackeray

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 35

Dr. Phyllis Thackeray diagnoses the cook at the Barton Ranch with smallpox. All the cowhands may be infected and need to be vaccinated. Dr. Thackeray sends for the one man she thinks can help.

star 8.94
34 votes
The Statue of San Sebastian

#14 - The Statue of San Sebastian

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 39

Paladin agrees to capture an outlaw in return for a statue belonging to the local mission.

star 8.94
34 votes
Hunt the Man Down

#15 - Hunt the Man Down

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 21

Paladin finds himself reluctantly drawn into a deadly dispute between two brothers who are also old aquaintances.

star 8.94
31 votes
Maggie O'Bannion

#16 - Maggie O'Bannion

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 28

After being bushwhacked and having 'everything' taken, Paladin walks to the nearest ranch and manages to get hired on as a handyman.

star 8.94
31 votes
The Scorched Feather

#17 - The Scorched Feather

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 22

Robert Ceilbleu hires Paladin to protect his father from a Comanche war chief who has sworn to kill him. After arriving at the remote cabin of William Ceilbleu, he learns the reason for the Indian's hatred.

star 8.90
31 votes
Helen of Abajinian

#18 - Helen of Abajinian

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 16

An Armenian winemaker hires Paladin to find his runaway daughter and break up her ill-considered romance with a cowhand.

star 8.89
37 votes
The Wager

#19 - The Wager

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 16

Sid Morgan hires Paladin to protect him from someone who is trying to kill him. After killing the gunfighter who was following them, Paladin finds out the real reason Morgan hired him. He then hands out his own brand of justice.

star 8.89
35 votes
Incident at Borrasca Bend

#20 - Incident at Borrasca Bend

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 27

Arriving in a weird tent town to return money to a prospector, Paladin finds himself charged with the man's murder and tried by a kangaroo court.

star 8.88
32 votes
Comanche

#21 - Comanche

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 34

Corporal Henry Carver deserted from the Cavalry. Carver's mother hires Paladin to find him and get him to either return voluntarily or bring him back by force.

star 8.88
32 votes
Champagne Safari

#22 - Champagne Safari

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 12

An old friend of Paladin's requests his help after a family member is killed in an Indian raid.

star 8.88
32 votes
Three Sons

#23 - Three Sons

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 34

Newlyweds with no place to stay end up in Paladin's suite. He learns that the groom's half-brothers are threatening to kill their father. Paladin goes to warn the father.

star 8.85
34 votes
Alaska

#24 - Alaska

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 30

Paladin play chess by mail with Boris, who is living in Alaska. Paladin receives what he assumes is Boris' next move but instead is a request for help. Boris is being forced out of territory he has hunted and trapped on for years. Paladin heads for Alaska to help.

star 8.84
32 votes
Winchester Quarantine

#25 - Winchester Quarantine

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 4

At a stagecoach stop, Paladin sees a peaceful Cherokee rancher being beaten by white men who think his cattle are spreading a sickness. Paladin offers his help.

star 8.79
53 votes
The Black Handkerchief

#26 - The Black Handkerchief

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 9

A young man convicted of murder is scheduled for execution, and Paladin attempts to intervene before it's too late.

star 8.76
33 votes
The Revenger

#27 - The Revenger

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 3

Paladin takes a $500 stagecoach ride with an embezzler, a convicted cutthroat, an adulteress and a murderer to collect the other half of that bill. He runs into a Mexican bandit bent on knowing who among them is responsible for the death of the wife of one of his men. Good thing his name is Solomon.

star 8.75
4 votes
No Visitors

#28 - No Visitors

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 12

When Paladin finds a woman and her apparently typhoid-afflicted child abandoned by a wagonmaster, he enlists the aid of a female doctor from a nearby town, but a religious fanatic then tries to bar them from entry.

star 8.73
41 votes
The Man Who Wouldn't Talk

#29 - The Man Who Wouldn't Talk

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 3

Chris Sorenson is shy around women and he asks Paladin to help him with his new neighbor, Senorita Maria de Castro, a lady rancher. Complicating the matter is cattle missing from the de Castro ranch.

star 8.73
37 votes
The Hanging of Roy Carter

#30 - The Hanging of Roy Carter

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 4

Roy Carter is scheduled to be hanged. Another man confesses to the murder just before the execution is to take place. Paladin is hired to try to convince the warden to delay the hanging until the Governor can be reached.

star 8.72
39 votes
The Lady

#31 - The Lady

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 10

A British woman, Diana Coulter, hires Paladin to guide her to her brother's ranch in Shiprock, Arizona, where the Comanches are on the warpath.

star 8.71
38 votes
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Show of Force

#32 - Show of Force

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 9

After winning a batch of old rifles in a poker game, Paladin finds himself involved in a range war.

star 8.70
47 votes
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The Sons of Aaron Murdock

#33 - The Sons of Aaron Murdock

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 33

Paladin becomes a bounty hunter when a rancher hires him to bring in his son, who's become a sadistic, vicious killer.

star 8.70
33 votes
Mitchell

#34 - Mitchell

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Season 5 - Episode 12

Movie Plot: Mitchell is a cop who doesn't follow proper policy. He messes up everything in the movie yet manages to come out the hero. Intro: Joel shows the 'bots his toothpick Monticello model. They, of course, plot its destruction. Segment One: The 'bots have destroyed Monticello. In Deep 13, the Mads are being audited, so they have hired a temp to help get things organized. Frank enjoys yelling at the temp, a guy named Mike Nelson. Segment Two: Joel and the bots go on an Outward Bound trip to the heart of the ship. Gypsy, meanwhile overhears the Mads' plans to kill Mike, but mishears and thinks they plan to kill Joel. Segment Three: Gypsy tries to find a way to get Joel off the ship and save him from the Mads. Despite her concern, Joel doesn't want to go. Segment Four: Gypsy asks Mike for help in getting Joel off the ship. He gets the keys to the SOL controls from Frank and informs Gypsy that there is an escape pod hidden on the ship. Segment Five: Gypsy uses the ship's only escape pod to send Joel home. Original film made in 1975.

star 8.70
209 votes
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Something to Live For

#35 - Something to Live For

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 14

On his way to help a man and his daughter over a land dispute, Paladin encounters a wealthy, drunk and helpless man whose guide left him behind to die.

star 8.66
35 votes
Jenny

#36 - Jenny

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 19

Jenny Lake goes to Paladin for help to ward off Wilson, a suitor who is pursuing her. But when Jenny disappears, Paladin must follow a trail to find her.

star 8.66
35 votes
Duel at Florence

#37 - Duel at Florence

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 5

Paladin receives a letter with a bank draft for $82.17 from Ernie Teller asking for help with a matrimonial problem.

star 8.64
36 votes
The Englishman

#38 - The Englishman

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 13

Paladin escorts an Englishman to his female cousin's ranch they have inherited in Montana, but finds that an embittered trader is plotting against them.

star 8.60
42 votes
The Siege

#39 - The Siege

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 28

A desert town hires Paladin to deal with three brothers who have been poisoning the municipal water supply.

star 8.50
2 votes
The Case of the Screaming Woman

#40 - The Case of the Screaming Woman

Perry Mason Season 1 - Episode 30

Gossip columnist Mary K. Davis is found murdered and it seems there is no shortage of suspects. There was her politician-husband to whom she refused to grant a divorce. There was her timid secretary whom she bullied. There was the secretary's boyfriend who had some secrets in his past. There was the doctor running an illegal baby-selling scheme whom Mary threatened to expose if he didn't give her a child. Leona Walsh, the doctor's nurse, ends up being charged with the crime and this time Perry has to tamper with some evidence in order to clear his client.

star 8.37
46 votes
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The Tender Gun

#41 - The Tender Gun

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 7

During his travels, Paladin encounters a female sheriff.

star 8.33
3 votes
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Shadow of a Man

#42 - Shadow of a Man

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 20

Paladin is hired by the wife of a weak man who's terrorized by his hometown. The Southerner is hated because of his role in the Lincoln assassination.

star 8.33
3 votes
Face of a Shadow

#43 - Face of a Shadow

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 32

Paladin is hired by a man to deliver ten thousand dollars. When the man is found dead, with the money missing, Paladin has to sift through a numbr of suspects, including a band of gypsies and the men who found the body.

star 8.25
4 votes
A Matter of Ethics

#44 - A Matter of Ethics

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 5

An accused murderer who fears that he will be lynched before he can be returned to Bender, Wyoming, for trial, hires Paladin to make sure he gets there alive.

star 8.21
42 votes
With a Smile

#45 - With a Smile

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 29

A rancher's spoiled son believes even after he is convicted of murder that his father's wealth and influence will save him from the hangman.

star 8.19
15 votes
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Rocket to Oblivion

#46 - Rocket to Oblivion

Banacek Season 2 - Episode 6

An experimental rocket engine disappears from a trade show display.

star 8.14
21 votes
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Quint-Cident

#47 - Quint-Cident

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 33

A woman newly widowed is powerfully attracted to Quint, but when he gently turns her down, she vows to make him pay for scorning a white woman.

star 8.13
14 votes
Prairie Wolfer

#48 - Prairie Wolfer

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 16

Festus returns to Dodge from wolfing and is hired by the Cattleman's Association to hunt down the wolves killing everyone's cattle. What he finds is that what's been doing the preying may wind him up in prison if he doesn't get Matt's help.

star 8.13
15 votes
The Case of the Gilded Lily

#49 - The Case of the Gilded Lily

Perry Mason Season 1 - Episode 34

Enid Griffin, the secretary of Stewart Brent, attempts to commit suicide after learning her boss has married. Arthur Binney attempts to blackmail Stewart Brent with facts about his new wife having been in jail for fraud. When Stewart Brent goes to meet Arthur Binney at a motel for the payoff, he is knocked unconscious. He awakens to find Arthur Binney dead in the next room and admits he killed him when the motel manager walks in. Stewart Brent is accused of the murder.

star 8.12
38 votes
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Chicken

#50 - Chicken

Gunsmoke Season 10 - Episode 11

Mistakenly hailed as a hero who downed four robbers, a man rethinks his decision to let folks regard him as a gunfighter when protecting the woman he wants calls for a gunman's skill.

star 8.12
50 votes
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The Taffeta Mayor

#51 - The Taffeta Mayor

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 17

John Kellaway, who is running for mayor of Colton, Wyoming, hires Paladin to protect him from his opposition. When he is killed before Paladin can get there, Paladin persuades John's widow to run for mayor.

star 8.11
36 votes
High Wire

#52 - High Wire

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 8

A hobo who was once a circus performer bets a gambler that he can walk across the saloon on a tightrope. When Paladin sees that the gambler intends to cheat, he decides to help even the odds.

star 8.10
40 votes
Juliet

#53 - Juliet

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 20

Juliet Harper is being hunted by the grandsons of Colonel Jeremiah Pike. Paladin meets her on the stage and now the Colonel is after both of them, and Paladin is without a gun.

star 8.09
32 votes
Never Help the Devil

#54 - Never Help the Devil

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 31

Doggie Kramer wins a gunfight, as the whole town he had been bullying watches, but ends up wounded. He needs Paladin to help him get out of town before the townspeople take their revenge.

star 8.09
32 votes
The Three Million Dollar Piracy

#55 - The Three Million Dollar Piracy

Banacek Season 2 - Episode 3

A precious jewel-encrusted coach is stolen from a sealed container as it's loaded onto a cargo ship.

star 8.09
22 votes
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Return to Fort Benjamin

#56 - Return to Fort Benjamin

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 20

Paladin is hired to help an Indian chief whose son is awaiting execution by the U.S. Army. The chief wants Paladin to bring his body back following the execution to ensure he has a proper burial. However, once Paladin makes contact with the chief's son, he begins to wonder if he's actually guilty.

star 8.09
33 votes
The Case of the Shattered Dream

#57 - The Case of the Shattered Dream

Perry Mason Season 2 - Episode 12

Sarah Werner asks Perry to find her husband, Hugo Werner, who ran off with her inheritance. Hugo, now using the name Hans Breel, is now working on a gem scam but his scheme backfires when he is murdered and Sarah is charged with the crime.

star 8.09
43 votes
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In an Evil Time

#58 - In an Evil Time

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 2

Pappy French and his gang have robbed the bank in Mercede of $50,000. Pappy ran off with the cash and left his gang to shoot it out with the law. Paladin is hired to bring Pappy and the money back.

star 8.09
35 votes
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Incident of the Shambling Man

#59 - Incident of the Shambling Man

Rawhide Season 2 - Episode 4

When a delusional old man attacks the passing drovers, his daughter-in-law enlists Gil & Rowdy's help with the powerful ex-boxing champ. The Marshal who made the town safe, is now drunk on his own power, enforcing petty rules to keep the tiniest semblance of trouble out of his jurisdiction. Factoring heavily into the situation is that the daughter-in-law is exquisite and widowed.

star 8.07
14 votes
The Quest for Asa Janin

#60 - The Quest for Asa Janin

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 38

A young man is convicted of killing the saloon girl he wanted for his own. Matt is so sure that the young man is really innocent that he goes on the road after another suspect to prevent an unjust hanging.

star 8.07
13 votes
The Twins

#61 - The Twins

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 35

Adam Mirakian is wanted for a murder he claims his twin brother Sam committed. He hires Paladin to find his brother and clear his name. The only person who can tell them apart is Adam's wife, Beth.

star 8.06
32 votes
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Abe Blocker

#62 - Abe Blocker

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 11

Civilization is moving in on the isolation of a rugged pioneer friend of Matt's, and he starts using lethal force against the settlers encroaching on the land he regards as his.

star 8.06
17 votes
The Bride

#63 - The Bride

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 6

When a mail-order bride from Philadelphia gets off the stagecoach in the middle of nowhere, Paladin decides to stay with her to make sure that she is safe.

star 8.04
78 votes
Love of a Bad Woman

#64 - Love of a Bad Woman

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 28

Tamsen Sommers is advertising for a husband, which presents a problem since she already has one. The husband hires Paladin to protect him from the men competing for the right to marry her.

star 8.03
33 votes
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The Bostonian

#65 - The Bostonian

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 21

Paladin protects a new landowner from Boston, who is having an escalating feud with an established cattle rancher.

star 8.03
34 votes
Incident of the Power and the Plow

#66 - Incident of the Power and the Plow

Rawhide Season 1 - Episode 6

Gil Favor gets permission from rancher Jed Reston to drive his herd over Reston's land. He discovers, however, that Reston has a bigoted attitude toward Indians, particularly a local Comanche named Taslatch who wants to be a farmer and who's paid for a mail-order plow. (Reston's recently had his son, Matt, give Taslatch 15 lashes on a trumped-up rustling charge.) Favor earns Reston's enmity by siding with Taslatch. Tensions soon escalate until violence is set to erupt between the Comanches and local townspeople and Favor must take decisive steps to intervene.

star 8.00
50 votes
The Deserters' Patrol

#67 - The Deserters' Patrol

Rawhide Season 4 - Episode 18

The indians want to trade six soldiers they hold for thier Chief. Favor is commissioned as a captain to make the exchange.

star 8.00
7 votes
The Odyssey of Jubal Tanner

#68 - The Odyssey of Jubal Tanner

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 36

Aaron, sweet on saloon girl Leah and wanting to make her his wife, is attacked and killed by Colie Fletcher. When Matt goes after him, Colie runs into Jubal Tanner, wounds him, and steals his horse. Jubal, ungrateful to those who help him, meets Leah, and each helps the other's outlook.

star 8.00
13 votes
The Reasonable Man

#69 - The Reasonable Man

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 18

A rancher having a dispute with his foster son hires Paladin to keep one of them from killing the other in a duel.

star 8.00
36 votes
The Long Hunt

#70 - The Long Hunt

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 25

Thomas Orday, half Comanche, has killed two men and wounded Dundee, a former Indian fighter. He is now hiding in the mountains of New Mexico. Paladin is hired to help track him down.

star 8.00
32 votes
Homecoming

#71 - Homecoming

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 35

Wrongly convicted Ed Stacy, whom Paladin helped to put in prison, is being released after being pardoned. Will Stanhope, who runs the local freight office, hires Paladin to protect him from Stacy. Paladin soon wonders who is really in danger.

star 8.00
32 votes
The Haunted Trees

#72 - The Haunted Trees

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 38

Ben Howard is disinherited in his father's will. When his father dies, Mrs. Sarah Howard takes over running the family's lumber company. She claims that Ben is sabotaging the work and scaring off the workers. Mrs. Howard hires Paladin to stop the problems and get rid of Ben.

star 8.00
33 votes
The Ledge

#73 - The Ledge

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 22

Richard Boone as Paladin is on the road with 4 others when a man in the distance yells to them and then falls off a ledge in an 'impossible to get to space.' John Hoyt plays a doctor who begins to assume the man is dead, but really, everyone is unsure, and worried. The entire episode concerns the issue of mercy killing. Richard Rust plays a young man named Corey who is deathly afraid of heights but who tries to get down to the man to make certain. At one point, they even feel perhaps they should shoot the man just in case he's alive. This episode shows exactly why the show is called a psychological drama western. It is very intense and intellectual, with superb acting. The other two characters are a man who hides his fear by constantly laughing and a man who cannot stop saying he cannot take risks because he has a family.

star 8.00
33 votes
A Head of Hair

#74 - A Head of Hair

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 3

An Apache indian has his eye on scalping Paladin.

star 8.00
2 votes
Foggbound

#75 - Foggbound

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 12

Paladin is hired to travel with adventurer Phileas Fogg during his 80 day trip around the world.

star 8.00
2 votes
The Legacy

#76 - The Legacy

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 13

After a man dies, the reading of his will causes three additional murders.

star 8.00
3 votes
Brother's Keeper

#77 - Brother's Keeper

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 33

After being attacked by a puma in the wild, things go from bad to awful for Paladin when he's robbed and left for dead by two men.

star 8.00
3 votes
A Knight to Remember

#78 - A Knight to Remember

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 13

Paladin is hired to find Don Esteban, who has disappeared. When he finds him he is dressed as a knight in armor and thinks he is Don Quixote.

star 8.00
2 votes
Silent Death, Secret Death

#79 - Silent Death, Secret Death

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 29

Paladin is asked to look for a missing brother, no matter the cost. When he finds out he's been missing for seven years, he accepts this task even though it will take him into the hostile Indian territory of the Nez Perce.

star 8.00
1 votes
The Outlaw

#80 - The Outlaw

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 2

Manfred Holt breaks out of jail, killing two deputies. Is he on his way to kill the banker who testified against him, or to see his family for the last time? The banker hires Paladin.

star 7.98
58 votes
The Naked Gun

#81 - The Naked Gun

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 14

While in Oregon, Paladin makes a new friend, Monk, who he helps get out of a group of unruly herders.

star 7.97
34 votes
The Misguided Father

#82 - The Misguided Father

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 24

An old friend of Paladin is shot and killed in Paladin's hotel room. After returning the body for burial, Paladin sets out to find the killer.

star 7.97
33 votes
Bitter Wine

#83 - Bitter Wine

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 23

Paladin is hired to stop a vineyard from being ruined by seepage from an adjacent oil well.

star 7.97
32 votes
Sins of the Father

#84 - Sins of the Father

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 17

A white man and his Indian wife, passing through Dodge, become targets of violence after it is learned that the wife's father led deadly raids against white settlers.

star 7.97
63 votes
Killer's Widow

#85 - Killer's Widow

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 28

After having killed a bank robber, Paladin is accused of having taken the stolen money. He visits the dead man's widow and tries to make amends.

star 7.94
33 votes
The Golden Toad

#86 - The Golden Toad

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 10

Paladin is drawn into a dispute between a male farmer and a female cattle rancher, with a fortune in buried treasure at stake.

star 7.94
32 votes
The High-Graders

#87 - The High-Graders

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 19

When his tailor is killed in an accident at a supposedly worthless gold mine, Paladin discovers that the man was murdered and his heirs are being swindled.

star 7.92
38 votes
The Promoter

#88 - The Promoter

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 30

Henry Huckaby, a local farmer and fed up with a sore back and an empty belly leaves to seek his fortune in Dodge. After several failed ideas he hits on one that may make him rich but could also cost him his life.

star 7.92
12 votes
The Road to Wickenburg

#89 - The Road to Wickenburg

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 7

Paladin wakes up after being drugged, beaten and robbed in the town of Blue Bell by five men, one of whom is the town's sheriff. They took his money, gun, bullets, horse and saddle. All he has left is his two-shot derringer.

star 7.92
36 votes
Birds of a Feather

#90 - Birds of a Feather

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 26

Paladin must contend with other gunfighters as he tries to settle a right-of-way dispute between two railroads in a Colorado town that will die if they go elsewhere.

star 7.91
34 votes
The Solid Gold Patrol

#91 - The Solid Gold Patrol

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 13

Paladin goes to inform a calvary corporal that he has won $600,000 in a lottery. But they may not live to cash in the ticket, they are trapped by several dozen hostile Indians.

star 7.91
34 votes
The Return of the Lady

#92 - The Return of the Lady

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 23

Diana Coulter (The Lady, Episode 49) wires Paladin and asks him to come to her wedding to ""give the bride away"".

star 7.91
33 votes
The Hatchet Man

#93 - The Hatchet Man

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 25

San Francisco hires Paladin to protect a Chinese detective.

star 7.91
33 votes
Us Haggens

#94 - Us Haggens

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 13

When a boy witnesses his grandfather's murder, it sends Matt looking for a new found companion's uncle. Festus Haggen is tracking his uncle for killing his twin brother Fergus. Matt is wary but learns to trust Festus when he's shot and in bad shape.

star 7.90
21 votes
Stolen Horses

#95 - Stolen Horses

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 29

Horse thieves murder a man to get his animals. Matt tracks the criminals to a Kiowa camp.

star 7.90
50 votes
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Incident on the Edge of Madness

#96 - Incident on the Edge of Madness

Rawhide Season 1 - Episode 5

The drive trapped by high water is approached by a Colonel and lady looking for men to join his Confederacy of Panama. Fearing his men will leave, Favor tries to cross, losing a man. The men leave not realizing what the Colonel's plans are.

star 7.89
56 votes
The Moor's Revenge

#97 - The Moor's Revenge

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 15

Shakespearean actors are going to perform in San Diego during their roundup. They are in for a rough reception. A lovesick gunfighter is among the audience. The show's promoter hires Paladin to keep the peace.

star 7.89
35 votes
Les Girls

#98 - Les Girls

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 3

Paladin is hired to deliver three mail-order brides to Bend-In-The-River.

star 7.88
34 votes
The Pledge

#99 - The Pledge

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 18

Ike Brennan hires Paladin to escort him through Indian country in order to exchange goods for his wife who is being held hostage by the Indians.

star 7.88
34 votes
False Front

#100 - False Front

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 15

A slick city reporter sets out to prove that even a milquetoast can pass for a feared gunfighter, if a few well-placed tidbits of rumor precede him.

star 7.86
21 votes
Once a Haggen

#101 - Once a Haggen

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 18

Bucko, a close friend of Festus, is accused of murdering a man to whom he lost at poker. When his alibi witness lies out of fear, Bucko is sentenced to hang, and Festus, who'd begun to see the marshal as a friend, vows Bucko won't swing.

star 7.86
14 votes
Harper's Blood (AKA: Harper)

#102 - Harper's Blood (AKA: Harper)

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 4

A hard man has given his two sons a hard raising, sure that they inherited their mother's bad blood from their murderous ancestor. The old man may be right: one of his sons may be a murderer. Or is it the other son?

star 7.83
29 votes
Daddy-O

#103 - Daddy-O

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 36

Kitty's long-lost father, who abandoned her when she was a baby, shows up in Dodge, eager to take her back to New Orleans with him.

star 7.80
60 votes
The Case of the Deadly Double

#104 - The Case of the Deadly Double

Perry Mason Season 1 - Episode 24

When Robert Crane is charged with the murder of his sister's estranged husband Perry needs the testimony of sister Helen Reed to clear him of the charge. Unfortunately for all concerned, Helen suffers from multiple personality disorder and the second personality, Joyce Martel, is the one who is needed as the witness. Helen's psychiatrist puts her under hypnosis so Joyce can tell what she knows about the case.

star 7.77
48 votes
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Jesse

#105 - Jesse

Gunsmoke Season 3 - Episode 6

Young and likable Jesse Pruett teams up with an unlikely "partner" in the person of Bill Stapp, a murderous former Quantrill raider. Stapp has promised to lead Jesse to the man who killed his father so he can avenge his death, but the young man is tragically unaware of Stapp's true intentions

star 7.76
41 votes
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Bloody Hands

#106 - Bloody Hands

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 21

The shooting of several members of an outlaw gang, though in self defense, triggers an emotional crisis in Matt, haunted by memories of all the men he has killed.

star 7.74
34 votes
Crooked Mile

#107 - Crooked Mile

Gunsmoke Season 10 - Episode 2

Mr. Degler is determined to break up the romance between his adult daughter and half Indian Quint, so he sends for his cousin Praylie to help out, but Praylie has murder in mind instead.

star 7.72
57 votes
Sweet and Sour

#108 - Sweet and Sour

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 23

Violence and tragedy result when Matt and Chester persuade a reluctant Kitty to hire flirtatious Rena Decker as a Long Branch hostess.

star 7.72
64 votes
Two of a Kind

#109 - Two of a Kind

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 27

O'Ryan and Finnegan, feuding over a girl they both knew back home, are caught in a legal loophole to take ownership of a mine and land they both own. When Matt is forced in the middle of it, he has to work fast so no one else is hurt.

star 7.71
14 votes
The Last Laugh

#110 - The Last Laugh

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 20

A rancher blames Paladin when a practical joke goes awry and his wife is crippled in a riding accident.

star 7.71
34 votes
Liar from Blackhawk

#111 - Liar from Blackhawk

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 38

Hank Shinn is a newcomer in town bragging about his reputation as gunman, but Marshal Dillon suspects he is nothing more than a liar.

star 7.70
63 votes
The Bassops

#112 - The Bassops

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 21

A family in search of a doctor find Matt and his prisoner unconscious and handcuffed to each other on the prairie. The prisoner wakens first and announces that Matt is the condemned man he is transporting for hanging.

star 7.67
15 votes
Fatal Flaw

#113 - Fatal Flaw

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 23

Stranded in a mountain cabin during a snowstorm, a sinister, Satan-worshipping outlaw bets Paladin he can do the unthinkable: corrupt the soul of an honest lawman.

star 7.67
3 votes
The Case of the Empty Tin

#114 - The Case of the Empty Tin

Perry Mason Season 1 - Episode 25

Doris Hocksley is shown a personal newspaper ad in a Los Angeles newspaper for locating the daughter of Adam Hocksley and providing proof of same. A friend, John Lowell, suggests she pursue the idea to prove she is the rightful heir to Adam Hocksley estate. Alan Neil is the nephew of Elston Carr, the executor. He meets Doris Hocksley and suggests they work together, for a price, to convince the executor. Later that evening Elston Carr is found dead in his home by Rebecca Gentrie, the secretary. She locks the door to the room to keep whoever is inside from escaping and calls the police. The police open the door to find Doris Hocksley. She is accused of murder when they find her fingerprints on the murder weapon.

star 7.63
45 votes
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The Dreamers

#115 - The Dreamers

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 30

Henry and Jake have struck it rich. Now they want to follow their dream and buy a Mississippi river boat. When Henry spots Miss Kitty, he fancies marrying her but she will have nothing to do with his dream or him.

star 7.63
16 votes
The Trappers

#116 - The Trappers

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 8

A trapper leaves his friend dying alone in order to save his own life, only later to stumble across that friend in Dodge, very much alive and wanting him dead.

star 7.62
21 votes
Lover Boy

#117 - Lover Boy

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 2

A charming cowboy apparently is guilty only of breaking hearts until he gets to Dodge, where he finds two women who may make a killer of him.

star 7.62
21 votes
May Blossom

#118 - May Blossom

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 20

Festus's beautiful young cousin, whom he has not seen since she was a little one, arrives in Dodge to keep the pact her father made for her when she was a baby: to marry Festus.

star 7.58
12 votes
No Hands

#119 - No Hands

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 19

The Ginnis family, not from any town, live on the prairie and are used to getting their own way. When one son gets hurt, they ride to town to get help. That was just their first brush with the folks of Dodge but proves not to be their last.

star 7.57
14 votes
The Other Half

#120 - The Other Half

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 35

Jess, Jay's twin, is shot and killed by an unknown assailant while working late at the family business. When a stranger to Dodge is suspected, Matt does his best to track him down and bring him to justice.

star 7.57
14 votes
Quint Asper Comes Home

#121 - Quint Asper Comes Home

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 3

A half-Comanche has joined his mother's tribe in killing whites to avenge the murder of his father, but Matt sees the good in the man and the chance to re-integrate him, perhaps, into white society.

star 7.57
49 votes
Hinka Do

#122 - Hinka Do

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 21

The new rootin tootin owner of "The Lady Gay" (Mamie) comes to Dodge and opens a saloon. When she opens the saloon, she lets the Dodge cowpokes know that she is very handy with a gun and will use that gun on any trouble makers in her saloon. At first Matt, Doc and Chester are quite amused at Mamie, but Matt begins to have some concerns about Mamie. Matt, Doc and Chester think that Mamie might be involved in some foul play concerning the previous owner of the Lady Gay Saloon (Herman Bleeker). When a Mexican man tells Matt that he saw Mamie sneaking around late the previous evening night with a lantern and a shovel, Matt, Doc and Chester investigate. They find a vest owned by the previous owner with blood stains. Matt thinks he has to arrest Mamie, but is concerned that Mamie might cause some problems;however, Matt tries to trick Mamie into an arrest. Just about the time that Matt is ready to haul Mamie to the Dodge City jail, he learns the truth about Herman Bleeker.

star 7.57
23 votes
Ben Tolliver's Stud

#123 - Ben Tolliver's Stud

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 11

A row with his boss makes Ben quit his job. He leaves but says goodbye to Jake's daughter first. When he takes a horse for lost wages, Jake swears he'll kill him. The tables are turned when a hard and fast rule of Jake's soon backfires.

star 7.56
25 votes
Executioner

#124 - Executioner

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 19

Grief-stricken rancher Morgan Curry proves willing to go to any length necessary to get revenge after cocksure gunman Tom Clegg kills his brother Abe in a needlessly provoked gunfight.

star 7.56
61 votes
Incident of Fear in the Streets

#125 - Incident of Fear in the Streets

Rawhide Season 1 - Episode 17

Pete is injured, so Favor and Rowdy into a nearby town for a doctor. Because the town lynched a man the day before, the residents along with Favor and Rowdy are held hostage until the Sheriff and the man who led the lynching are also hung.

star 7.56
9 votes
The Renegades

#126 - The Renegades

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 18

Quint says that white renegades, not Indians, are the cause of recent raids around Dodge. Working shotgun on the stage, he proves his point when he is attacked, then pursued by those renegades. His "Indian" skills save him and a colonel's daughter who has contempt for half-Comanche Quint.

star 7.52
21 votes
Shooting Stopover

#127 - Shooting Stopover

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 5

While transporting a prisoner with Chester on a stagecoach to Wichita, Matt learns that the stagecoach is also carrying a shipment of gold, and he suspects the coach might be targeted by outlaws.

star 7.52
29 votes
The Kite

#128 - The Kite

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 22

Festus finds a little girl out on the prairie. He learns she saw her ma get killed by a stranger. When he takes her to Dodge, Matt hears she was hiding when this happened but can identify this man who may already be in town.

star 7.50
16 votes
Long Way Home

#129 - Long Way Home

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 21

The hunter becomes the hunted. When Paladin captures a former slave turned outlaw, a gang of rough bounty hunters fight to take his prisoner, dead or alive. When Paladin is bitten by a rattlesnake, the outlaw has to choose between saving him and saving himself.

star 7.50
4 votes
Say Uncle

#130 - Say Uncle

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 4

Lee Nagel suspects his visiting uncle of murder when his father is killed in their store in an apparent accident.

star 7.48
25 votes
The Gallows

#131 - The Gallows

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 22

While returning suspected killer Pruit Dover to Dodge to stand trial, Matt is shot and badly wounded, and yet Dover stays with him and nurses him back to health.

star 7.47
17 votes
Kick Me

#132 - Kick Me

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 18

A bank robber murders his partner and comes to Dodge with his terrified wife, hoping to keep a low profile, but an Indian he once humiliated won't let him be.

star 7.47
32 votes
Cow Doctor

#133 - Cow Doctor

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 1

After he is summoned unknowingly by Ben Pitcher to treat one of his cows,a human patient of Doc's dies. Durning a fight with Pitcher, Doc is knifed.

star 7.46
78 votes
Strange Vendetta

#134 - Strange Vendetta

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 7

Paladin's new friend, stabbed by an assassin, makes a dying request to have his body taken back home to his hacienda in Mexico.

star 7.45
44 votes
Long Hours, Short Pay

#135 - Long Hours, Short Pay

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 32

A gunrunner supplies the Pawnee with weapons. Matt arrests him, but when the Pawnee find out, they capture Matt and free his prisoner.

star 7.44
18 votes
Old Dan

#136 - Old Dan

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 18

Beginning with Doc, who rescues him from a ditch, everyone wants to give amiable drunk Dan a chance, or a job, or both.

star 7.41
22 votes
Smile of a Dragon

#137 - Smile of a Dragon

The Virginian Season 2 - Episode 22

Trampas is the sole survivor of a stagecoach robbery but he is wounded and wanders off in a daze. The local Sheriff (Richard Carlson) finds him and accuses him of being one of the robbers, hints the townspeople will lynch him and even tries to kill him. Trampas escapes and takes refuge with Kim Ho (Miyoshi Umeki) who learns of his innocence. Meanwhile Steve Hill heads for the area thinking Trampas is dead. Trampas tries to find the real guilty parties to clear himself and in the end is saved by the arrival of Steve Hill.

star 7.40
5 votes
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The Case of the Terrified Typist

#138 - The Case of the Terrified Typist

Perry Mason Season 1 - Episode 38

While a woman is searching the office of the South African Diamond Company, George Baxter enters to meet Walter Lumis and Duane Jefferson. He notices things in disarray and questions the woman. She makes an escape, enters Perry Mason's office, and pretends to be a typist sent by a temp agency. She leaves unannounced a short time later. Meanwhile Baxter calls for the police assuming a robbery has taken place. That evening the dead body of George Baxter is seen being thrown from a pier. Duane Jefferson is identified as the person who threw the body off the pier and is accused of the murder. However he refuses to identify the woman who could prove his innocence.

star 7.39
71 votes
Incident of the Dry Drive

#139 - Incident of the Dry Drive

Rawhide Season 1 - Episode 19

Jess Hode, a bitter ex-trailboss who the owners thought was too old, demands half of Favor's herd for the only water around. Jess' son stands by him but soon comes to see through his old man. Favor tries a couple other water holes but they are dry.

star 7.38
13 votes
The Mistake

#140 - The Mistake

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 9

When a man suspected of murder can't establish his alibi, Matt arrests the man. After the prisoner draws a gun on Chester and escapes, evidence suggests he might not be guilty.

star 7.38
66 votes
Pucket's New Year

#141 - Pucket's New Year

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 15

A man, abandoned and permanently crippled by the cold on the prairie, is rescued by Matt and Chester and struggles to find a purpose.

star 7.37
63 votes
Now That April's There

#142 - Now That April's There

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 25

Festus, returning to Dodge after doing some trapping, sees his girl, April, and they argue over a gift she received. Running off, she hides but her perch gives her a bird's eye view of a murder, one no one believes she witnessed but the killers.

star 7.36
11 votes
Legal Revenge

#143 - Legal Revenge

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 8

Doc comes upon a new homesteader confined to bed with a badly infected leg and a gun under the bedclothes for protection against his wife.

star 7.36
100 votes
Cheap Labor

#144 - Cheap Labor

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 32

A man wants to marry a woman whose brother may be willing to resort to violence to keep her from leaving home.

star 7.35
63 votes
All That

#145 - All That

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 5

A man who lost his wife and all he had returns to Dodge from gold prospecting with three bulging bags to deposit in the bank, and all who scorned him before, including his ex-wife, can't do enough for him.

star 7.34
32 votes
Jealousy

#146 - Jealousy

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 39

A card dealer, newly married, wants to kill his old friend, Marshal Dillon, when a crooked gambler starts rumors that Dillon is courting the dealer's wife.

star 7.32
60 votes
The Warden

#147 - The Warden

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 33

A traveling salesman meets up with Bull Foot, an Indian who mainly sells vegetables. When goods are traded for a squaw, he is upset when she runs away and into the arms of Festus, whose mule she steals, only to return home awaiting sale to the next customer.

star 7.31
13 votes
The Case of the Clumsy Clown

#148 - The Case of the Clumsy Clown

Perry Mason Season 4 - Episode 7

A circus clown is charged with the murder of its part owner when a gun is slipped to him during a gun act.

star 7.30
47 votes
Easy Come

#149 - Easy Come

Gunsmoke Season 9 - Episode 5

A mild-looking cowboy discovers that it's easy to steal, and, soon thereafter, that it's easy to kill as well.

star 7.29
24 votes
Who Lives by the Sword

#150 - Who Lives by the Sword

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 34

Despicable gunman Joe Delk provokes Lew and Billy Baxter and easily kills the inexperienced young men in gunfights, but Matt's swift and unexpected reaction soon has Delk experiencing nightmares and self-doubt.

star 7.29
38 votes
Small Water

#151 - Small Water

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 3

Matt arrests Finn Pickett after recognizing his face from a wanted poster. On the way back to Dodge, Pickett's vengeful sons try to free their father as Matt and Chester face a water shortage.

star 7.27
22 votes
Wrong Man

#152 - Wrong Man

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 29

Sam Rickers shot a man dead in the back to try and claim a $1,000 reward, but it turns out that the dead man was never wanted by the law.

star 7.26
61 votes
Jayhawkers

#153 - Jayhawkers

Gunsmoke Season 4 - Episode 21

Trail boss Dolph Quince sends for his friend Matt to help escort his cattle herd into Dodge because he is having trouble with Jayhawkers (Kansas renegades), and he hopes to ease the animosity his men have towards all Kansans.

star 7.25
57 votes
The Summons

#154 - The Summons

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 29

Loy has always felt he could do what he pleased. When he shoots one of his gang members in the back just for the reward, he takes the body into Dodge to Matt Dillon who isn't as ready as he thought to give him his bounty.

star 7.24
17 votes
What the Whiskey Drummer Heard

#155 - What the Whiskey Drummer Heard

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 31

A weird whiskey drummer named Wilbur Hawkins makes a claim to Matt that he overheard a man making a offer to pay 300 dollars to kill him, and shortly thereafter an attempt is made on Matt's life.

star 7.23
56 votes
The Colonel and the Lady

#156 - The Colonel and the Lady

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 11

A retired colonel sends Paladin to a Nevada mining town to find out what happened to a former saloon girl.

star 7.23
44 votes
24 Hours at North Fork

#157 - 24 Hours at North Fork

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 36

When a blight kills all the crops except for one farmer's, Paladin must protect him from a greedy storekeeper who wants his farm and his hired gun who has a personal grudge against Paladin.

star 7.22
32 votes
Cholera

#158 - Cholera

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 14

A landowner's attempt to evict homesteaders is helped by a cholera outbreak.

star 7.22
92 votes
The Protege

#159 - The Protege

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 6

Paladin answers an ad in the paper by Kurt Sprague: ""Teach me to quick draw and shoot. Instruction desperately needed. Will pay one thousand dollars. Only experts need apply."" Kurt needs to learn in order to go back home. Paladin does a very good job. Only one problem: Kurt enjoys showing off his new found skill a little too much.

star 7.22
37 votes
Three Bells to Perdido

#160 - Three Bells to Perdido

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 1

New Mexico rancher Jesse Reade hires Paladin for $1,000 to bring back outlaw Dave Enderly, who has run off to Perdido, Mexico with Reade's daughter Nancy.

star 7.20
64 votes
The Blacksmith

#161 - The Blacksmith

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 2

Troublemakers trick an immigrant blacksmith into leaving his house on his wedding night, then burn it down.

star 7.19
26 votes
There Never Was a Horse

#162 - There Never Was a Horse

Gunsmoke Season 4 - Episode 35

Gunman Kin Creed arrives in Dodge determined to enhance his reputation by outdrawing Matt in a gunfight. He goes to great lengths to force Matt into a confrontation and is able to wound him, but it proves to be a pyrrhic victory.

star 7.18
49 votes
The Prisoner

#163 - The Prisoner

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 33

A charmer escapes from federal prison to Dodge and finds himself caught up in the drama among two brothers, the wife of one of them, and their domineering father.

star 7.17
18 votes
The Singer

#164 - The Singer

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 22

A cowboy seeks help for his former girlfriend, a dancehall singer, who he says was forced into marriage and is now being held prisoner.

star 7.15
33 votes
Fragile

#165 - Fragile

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 7

Paladin is hired by the owner of ""The Frenchman's"" restaurant to take a plate glass window to the town of Panamint, a wild gold-mining town.

star 7.15
33 votes
The Posse

#166 - The Posse

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 4

Paladin stops to ask a stranger for directions and is invited to share his campsite. Later, when a posse arrives, the man announces that Paladin is the murderer they have been looking for.

star 7.15
34 votes
The Long Night

#167 - The Long Night

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 10

A wealthy cattleman holds Paladin and two other men hostage. They will all die at dawn unless one of them admits to the murder of the rancher's wife.

star 7.14
43 votes
Ella West

#168 - Ella West

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 17

The promoter of a wild west show asks Paladin for help taming down a very wild and famous female sharpshooter and show her how to act like a lady.

star 7.14
37 votes
Uncle Oliver

#169 - Uncle Oliver

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 35

Uncle Oliver arrives in town and believes his simpleton nephew would be a good deputy for Matt, instead of Chester.

star 7.09
32 votes
The Return of Roy Carter

#170 - The Return of Roy Carter

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 2 - Episode 32

Roy Carter returns to help Paladin search the snow-covered mountains for a missing chaplain and an escaped convict.

star 7.09
32 votes
Saludos

#171 - Saludos

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 8

Matt and Chester find a young Indian woman (Sochi) on the prairie suffering from a gun shot wound. Matt and Chester take the young woman to Doc Adams for medical treatment, but the overall outlook for recovery does not look promising. Once Matt hears that a white man shot the woman, Matt and Chester set after the man. While Matt and Chester are searching the prairie for the man who shot Sochi, they run into three white men. Matt and Chester plan to take the three men back to Dodge so Sochi can identify the man who shot her;however, before Matt and Chester can get them into Dodge, the truth is finally made known about who shot Sochi.

star 7.09
55 votes
Change of Heart

#172 - Change of Heart

Gunsmoke Season 4 - Episode 32

Matt becomes suspicious when Jerry Cass's plans to marry saloon hostess Bella Grant are complicated by Bella's sudden insistence that Jerry leave his recently-inherited ranch for six months.

star 7.08
49 votes
Murder Warrant

#173 - Murder Warrant

Gunsmoke Season 4 - Episode 31

Matt and Dodge City's businessmen employ an unusual tactic to save ambush victim Lee Prentice from being taken to corrupt Baker City to face certain hanging on a trumped-up murder charge.

star 7.07
54 votes
The F.U. (aka Al Clovis)

#174 - The F.U. (aka Al Clovis)

Gunsmoke Season 4 - Episode 27

When Onie Becker is shot down on the streets of Dodge after quarreling with Al Clovis in a poker game, everyone thinks Al Clovis committed the shooting. The plot thickens after Matt and Chester pursue Clovis on a train headed out of Dodge.

star 7.06
50 votes
Pancho

#175 - Pancho

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 6

Mexican rancher Don Luis Ortega hires Paladin to escort his daughter across the border into the United States. However a peon from her father's ranch is determined to stop them and take her for himself.

star 7.03
32 votes
The Prophet

#176 - The Prophet

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 3 - Episode 16

The Army asks Paladin to find an Army colonel who disappeared with his Apache wife. There are rumors of an Army officer working with the Apaches and inciting them to war. Paladin is asked to find and stop him at all costs.

star 7.03
32 votes
Fawn

#177 - Fawn

Gunsmoke Season 4 - Episode 29

After years of captivity, a white woman and her half-Indian daughter are set free by the Indians, but they are shunned in Dodge.

star 7.02
49 votes
Blue Horse

#178 - Blue Horse

Gunsmoke Season 4 - Episode 38

Seriously injured Matt faces a moral dilemma when Blue Horse saves his life and prevents the escape of a prisoner. The Marshal knows that Blue Horse is being sought by the Cavalry as a fugitive from a reservation, and he is well aware that he is duty-bound to assist their search in any way possible.

star 7.02
54 votes
Horse Deal

#179 - Horse Deal

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 3

Deesha is running a scam in which his partner sells an unbranded horse to an unsuspecting buyer, after which Deesha moves in to claim the horse, leaving the buyer with nothing.

star 7.02
56 votes
Love's Young Dream

#180 - Love's Young Dream

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 2

Monk (The Naked Gun, Episode #92) arrives in San Francisco to collect his inheritance, a half-interest in a night club. He ends up at the Carlton Hotel to ask Paladin for help.

star 7.00
4 votes
The Road

#181 - The Road

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 36

Paladin is robbed by scavengers and then forced to cross the mountain in winter without his horse, guns or coat.

star 7.00
1 votes
The Vigil

#182 - The Vigil

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 1

Paladin agrees to accompany a nurse to the gold fields; she aspires to replace its deceased physician. Along the way, they encounter two men who have just buried their companion.

star 7.00
1 votes
The Predators

#183 - The Predators

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 8

Paladin is after a man suspected of killing a marshal. After finally capturing him in the desert he claims his innocence. But he finds he may have to enlist his aid as they are without a horse, almost out of water and a group of bandit marauders are nearby.

star 7.00
1 votes
Brotherhood

#184 - Brotherhood

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 17

Abe and Jim Redrock are both well educated. The only problem they always run into is they are also Indians. Abe stays true to his heritage, causing trouble for the elected sheriff of Latigo, his brother Jim.

star 7.00
1 votes
Eve of St. Elmo

#185 - Eve of St. Elmo

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 28

Colonel Draco invites Paladin to investigate an "insurrection" over water rights. Paladin discovers that Draco was crippled eight months previously and wants revenge. Paladin has no intention of being Draco's executioner.

star 7.00
29 votes
Renegade White

#186 - Renegade White

Gunsmoke Season 4 - Episode 30

A gunfight in the Long Branch forces Matt to arrest a drunk. Letting him go since it was a fair fight, he suspects him of selling guns to the Indians, and goes after him even though he may run into those Indians.

star 6.84
55 votes
Kangaroo

#187 - Kangaroo

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 5

When a crazy man and his two songs whip a cowboy with a bullwhip almost killing the cowboy, Matt rescues the cowboy from the severe whipping. When Matt asks Chester to untie the cowboy, the man makes threats to punish Chester for his sinful ways. As Chester is walking home from the Long Branch, the man and his two songs kidnap Chester. They bring Chester to their camp to stand trial in a Kangaroo court. Since they think Chester interfered with the with the whipping of the cowboy, they plan to cut off Chester's hand. One of the crazy man's sons starts to feel some compassion for Chester and attempts to save Chester from this punishment. Just as the crazy man is about to hit Chester with an ax, the man is shot down. Chester is surprised when he learns who saved him.

star 6.80
112 votes
Indian Ford

#188 - Indian Ford

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 10

Matt escorts a captain and his troops to an Indian village, to make an exchange for a white woman captured over a year ago.

star 6.76
49 votes
Kitty's Outlaw

#189 - Kitty's Outlaw

Gunsmoke Season 3 - Episode 4

While Kitty dines with Matt on the edge of town, Kitty's old beau robs the bank.

star 6.75
69 votes
Cody's Code

#190 - Cody's Code

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 17

Cody is a well-liked citizen of Dodge. He's building a house and getting married. When he befriends a stranger, his perfect life is turned upside down.

star 6.73
49 votes
Speak Me Fair

#191 - Speak Me Fair

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 34

There's a cattle drive near town, and the cowboys are nervous about a series of cattle rustling events that have taken place recently.

star 6.71
79 votes
Odd Man Out

#192 - Odd Man Out

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 11

Matt is uncertain what to make of Cyrus Tucker's confused claim that his wife of 32 years "just ran off", especially when a homesteader claims that he saw the old man digging a large hole just behind his house.

star 6.70
80 votes
Miguel's Daughter

#193 - Miguel's Daughter

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 12

A father threatens to kill the two drifters who have been plaguing his daughter.

star 6.68
81 votes
Wagon Girls

#194 - Wagon Girls

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 27

A group of women are going by wagon train to Colorado, lured by the promise of marrying rich miners, but Matt learns that the leader's actual plan for the women is quite different.

star 6.67
46 votes
Kitty Shot

#195 - Kitty Shot

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 22

Dillon goes after cowboy Jake Bayloe after he guns down his partner in the Long Branch , shooting Kitty in the crossfire and critically wounding her.

star 6.66
56 votes
The Ex-Urbanites

#196 - The Ex-Urbanites

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 30

While Doc and Chester are traveling on the prairie, Doc is shot by some wolfers. Doc's gunshot wounds are serious enough where Chester is worried that Doc might die on the prairie. Chester not only has to remove the bullet from Doc, but he also has to fight off an attack by the wolfers.. Since Chester must also find enough food to keep Doc alive, Chester is forced to kill one of the horses so Doc can receive the proper nutrients. Chester kills one of the wolfers and takes another one into custody. Matt finally arrives on the scene and hears about Chester's heroic deeds.

star 6.66
53 votes
The Do-Badder

#197 - The Do-Badder

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 15

Prospector Harvey Easter settles in Dodge City after striking it rich in the Colorado Rockies. His heavy handed attempts at philanthropy soon have unintended results.

star 6.66
50 votes
Target

#198 - Target

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 1

Ironic tragedy results when Danny Kader stubbornly disregards his father's predispositions (and Matt's pragmatic advice) in order to attempt an elopement with a young gypsy woman.

star 6.66
90 votes
Big Tom

#199 - Big Tom

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 18

Despite a serious heart condition, onetime prizefighter Tom Burr is determined to go through with his plans to fight vicious Hob Creel. The only way Matt can stop the mismatch and save Burr's life is to fight Creel himself.

star 6.64
53 votes
Groat's Grudge

#200 - Groat's Grudge

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 17

An ex-Confederate waits to settle the score with the Union man whose unit cost him a loved one and property in the late war.

star 6.58
52 votes
The Badge

#201 - The Badge

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 9

Matt is taken prisoner by a madman named Rack and his simpleton partner, Augie. Matt's only hope is to turn Augie against Rack.

star 6.57
56 votes
The Lady Killer

#202 - The Lady Killer

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 32

While Grant Lucas is in Dodge to testify in court against Cy Welch, Grant goes into the Long Branch for a drink. While Grant is at the Long Branch, he sets up a late night meeting with one of Miss Kitty's saloon girls, Mae Talmey. When Grant goes to Mae's house later that evening, Mae shoots Grant clamming that she thought Grant was trying to rob her; however, Matt does not believe Mae's story. When Doc tells Matt that he used to know Cy Welch from Doc's days on the Mississippi river. According to Doc, Cy Welch was some kind of riverboat gambler. Doc also tells Matt that Mae Talmey was also there in those days as well. When Matt hears this information from Doc, he makes the connection between Cy Welch and Mae Talmey. Matt goes to Mae's house to ask her some questions about this, but when Matt arrives at her house, he stumbles into a deadly scene.

star 6.56
52 votes
Poor Pearl

#203 - Poor Pearl

Gunsmoke Season 2 - Episode 13

A saloon gal past her youth suddenly receives two marriage proposals, one from a sweet country bumpkin, one from a menacing dandy, but it's no embarrassment of riches: each suitor threatens violence if she selects his rival.

star 6.56
90 votes
The Hanging Cross

#204 - The Hanging Cross

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 1 - Episode 15

On Christmas Eve, an embittered rancher wants revenge on Pawnee Indians who he thinks kidnapped his son several years before.

star 6.51
39 votes
Moo Moo Raid

#205 - Moo Moo Raid

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 23

Old man Onie has a great swimming cow that can lead herds across rivers, and when they both come up missing, one trail boss accuses another of killing them.

star 6.51
55 votes
Phoebe Strunk

#206 - Phoebe Strunk

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 9

A band of ne'er-do-wells, led by their mother, see in town a young woman that pleases them and decide to take her by force.

star 6.50
50 votes
The Hunt

#207 - The Hunt

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 21

Paladin is lured to Oregon under the pretense of a widow in distress. The real reason is to engage him in a deadly hunt with a bored prince. The winner takes all; including a large purse and his own life.

star 6.50
2 votes
Bank Baby

#208 - Bank Baby

Gunsmoke Season 10 - Episode 26

Bert Clum uses his clan to get what he wants. They are camped outside of Dodge. When they meet a small wagon train, he hatches a plot to rob the local bank. But he needs to snatch a baby to hide behind first.

star 6.50
42 votes
Long, Long Trail

#209 - Long, Long Trail

Gunsmoke Season 7 - Episode 6

A headstrong young woman will undertake the long, dangerous journey to her fiancé's fort on her own if she must, so Matt nominates himself to escort her.

star 6.49
55 votes
Crowbait Bob

#210 - Crowbait Bob

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 28

When the greedy relatives of a dying man (Crowbait Bob)learn that he might be dying, they come to Dodge to grab anything of value they can get from the dying man. When his relatives find out that Bob has willed all of his possessions to Miss Kitty, they show their true hateful feelings about their relative, Crowbait Bob. When Miss Kitty finally opens Bob's chest box filled with Bob's possessions , Kitty and Matt find out the true value of Bob's possessions.

star 6.46
54 votes
Unwanted Deputy

#211 - Unwanted Deputy

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 26

Determined to avenge his murderous brother's hanging, Vince Walsh begins a self-serving campaign of unofficially helping to keep the peace in Dodge City over Matt's objections. Walsh is certain that his actions and his taunts will eventually goad the Marshal into a gunfight.

star 6.46
57 votes
Cherry Red

#212 - Cherry Red

Gunsmoke Season 5 - Episode 39

The widow of a stagecoach robber is courted by the man who, unbeknownst to the widow, is the one who shot her husband.

star 6.35
52 votes
Bad Sheriff

#213 - Bad Sheriff

Gunsmoke Season 6 - Episode 17

A man shoots his partner, flees, and is caught by two men claiming to be lawmen.

star 6.34
53 votes
Jenny

#214 - Jenny

Gunsmoke Season 8 - Episode 5

A bank robber hides out in Dodge, bringing along his girl. While he's gambling away his loot, his girl casts her eye on Matt.

star 6.24
48 votes
Mark of Cain

#215 - Mark of Cain

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 19

Dr. Avatar hires Paladin to guide him to Jack Trueblood, a notorious western badman who has killed many men. Avatar wants to measure Trueblood's head to confirm his research on cranial measurements.

star 6.00
2 votes
Shootout at Hogtooth

#216 - Shootout at Hogtooth

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 9

Hogtooth gets more ridicule than usual, when 3 gunmen take over the town, after cleaning it up. Each was hired in secret by a town council member, so the enforcers band together to suck Hogtooth dry. Hey Boy spots an article about the dilemma, and tells Mr. Paladin he's needed.

star 6.00
1 votes
Bear Bait

#217 - Bear Bait

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 34

Paladin becomes involved when a timid sheriff refuses to do anything about three young hooligans who are terrorizing a town.

star 0.00
0 votes
The Uneasy Grave

#218 - The Uneasy Grave

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 4 - Episode 37

After encountering a woman burying her fiancee in an unmarked grave, Paladin is persuaded to go after the deceased's killer.

star 0.00
0 votes
The Brothers

#219 - The Brothers

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 11

Edna Raleigh hires Paladin to return Bram Holden for the murder of her husband. When Paladin crosses paths with a deranged prospector in the desert, he must deal with the notion he has his long lost brother who stole his wife.

star 0.00
0 votes
Hobson's Choice

#220 - Hobson's Choice

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 30

Alfred Nobel, staying at the Carlton, enlists the aid of resident Paladin to recover a mixed up shipment of mineral oil with his more potent nitroglycerin. He has little time as his stable mixture has been made unstable and highly explosive - and time is running out.

star 0.00
0 votes
The Coming of the Tiger

#221 - The Coming of the Tiger

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 31

Paladin must stop a Samurai Warrior and a Priest from Japan who are on a mission to "radicalize" Japanese Americans.

star 0.00
0 votes
Pandora's Box

#222 - Pandora's Box

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 36

Protecting the current administration from low gossip and sensationalism, Paladin is asked to discreetly bring the Secretary's son to justice for murder. Some old friends try to prevent this but soon learn where Billy's loyalties truly lie.

star 0.00
0 votes
Jonah

#223 - Jonah

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 5 - Episode 37

$20,000 in gold bullion is stolen and dropped into a lake. Paladin decides to try to retrieve it but Jonah, a fisherman, has the spot staked out. He's after a huge trout and doesn't want anyone getting in his way. There's also the three thieves watching and waiting to ambush Paladin once he gets the gold.

star 0.00
0 votes
A Place For Abel Hix

#224 - A Place For Abel Hix

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 4

Hix sends for Paladin. When he arrives in town, he finds that Hix was killed in a gunfight even though he's the fastest man with gun who ever lived.

star 0.00
0 votes
Bird of Time

#225 - Bird of Time

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 6

Paladin rides upon a man named Stryker hanging from a tree. When he learns Paladin is after the same man but with a warrant, he says he has stronger reasons and hopes he won't get in his way. Later Paladin helps the man, now wounded and in his custody, get to what he remembers as a friendly place called Sky Blue.

star 0.00
0 votes
Penelope

#226 - Penelope

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 13

Paladin meets a drunken Col Lacey at the Carlton. He is there fearful of going home to his lovely wife after being away for some time seeking his fortune. Will she be as loving and faithful as he has been? Paladin decides to help him find out, regardless of the consequences.

star 0.00
0 votes
The Treasure

#227 - The Treasure

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 16

Jess Harden, about to be released from prison for an $80K robbery he says he didn't commit, returns to the same town not knowing that it's a ghost town. He plans to meet his wife there. She wants Paladin there as well to ward off anyone who believes he does have the money after all.

star 0.00
0 votes
The Burning Tree

#228 - The Burning Tree

Have Gun, Will Travel Season 6 - Episode 22

Paladin is escorting a unique prisoner to a trial and certain conviction. A man who has been married seven times and murdered all of them. Stopping for a night of rest, Paladin finds the man is wanted by the townsfolk as a "sacrifice" to appease the local Indians. A spinsterish young girl has other plans for the "charmer".

star 0.00
0 votes