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Edge of AlaskaEdge of Alaska
Discovery, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Lifestyle, Reality | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

This series follows frontier life in an "Old West" town in eastern Alaska. A town at the end of America, where young men go to prove themselves, and old outlaws go to die; home to wolf hunters, gold miners, gun smiths, backwoods survivalists - people willing to risk their lives to live truly free.


GunsmokeGunsmoke
CBS, 1955 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Action, Adventure, Western
Rating: 4.5/5

A marshal tries to prevent lawlessness from overtaking Dodge City, Kansas. Helping to keep him grounded are the saloon proprietor and Doc.


Wagon TrainWagon Train
NBC, 1957 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Western

Classy western following the trials of a California-bound wagon train after the Civil War.


MaverickMaverick
ABC, 1957 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Action, Adventure, Western
Rating: 4/5

Brothers Bret and Bart Maverick travel across the West trying to stay out of trouble and make a lot of money. The Mavericks preferred playing cards rather than engaging in any sort of manual labor, and, if in trouble, would prefer to leave town than stay and fight.


The Lone RangerThe Lone Ranger
ABC, 1949 Cancelled/Ended | Action, Adventure, Western
Rating: 4.5/5

A fiery horse with the speed of light. A cloud of dust and a hearty "Hi-Yo Silver!" The Lone Ranger! Who was that masked man? It was the Lone Ranger and his trusty Native American sidekick Tonto who fought outlaws and injustice in the old west.


Tales of Wells FargoTales of Wells Fargo
NBC, 1957 Cancelled/Ended | Western
Rating: 5/5

Tales of Wells Fargo is an American Western television series starring Dale Robertson that ran from March 18, 1957, to June 2, 1962, on NBC. Produced by Revue Productions, the series aired in a half-hour format until its final season when it expanded to an hour.


Alias Smith and JonesAlias Smith and Jones
ABC, 1971 Cancelled/Ended | Action, Adventure, Western

Hannibal Heyes and Kid Curry, two successful and popular outlaw cousins in the old West, decide it's time to go straight. The problem is that the governor just can't give them amnesty right away, they have to prove that they deserve it. And in the meantime they will still be wanted. Hunting them is everybody, from sheriffs to bounty hunters, to posses and ordinary people. Hannibal Heyes/Joshua Smith is the thinker, the poker player and the optimist, while Kid Curry/Thaddeus Jones is the quick-drawing worrier who sometimes is a bit slow. Together they are Smith and Jones... Other regular characters include "Big Mac" McCreedy, a wealthy ranch owner, who's feuding with his next door neighbour, senor Armendariz. Harry Briscoe is an agent with Bannerman detective agency, who's perhaps not the brightest man around. Clementine Hale is a woman with an enormous zest for life. She owns the only picture of Heyes and the Kid and often uses it to get them to get her out of trouble.


Cheyenne (1955)Cheyenne (1955)
ABC, 1955 Cancelled/Ended | Action, Adventure, Western
Rating: 5/5

Clint Walker starred in the title role of this classic Western produced by Warner Brothers. The storylines dealt with the adventures of Cheyenne Bodie, an adventurer who roamed the Old West in the days after the Civil War holding down many jobs and doing battle with many baddies. Interestingly enough, the show never aired on a weekly basis. When it premiered in 1955, Cheyenne aired on alternate weeks with two other Warner Brothers series-King's Row and Casablanca. Later, it would air on alternate weeks with two other Warners western series Bronco and Sugarfoot. This trio of shows would later be released into syndication under the title Best of the West.


Bret MaverickBret Maverick
NBC, 1981 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Western
Rating: 4/5

James Garner reprised the role that made him a star, Old West gambler Bret Maverick, in this revival series that aired on NBC during the 1981-82 TV season. The storyline concerned Maverick giving up his days of wandering and attempting to settle down and lead a quiet life as a rancher in the town of Sweetwater located in the Arizona Territory. Though Maverick wanted to lead a quiet life, something always seemed to get in his way as he tried to adjust to the changing times and get along with his fellow townspeople.


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