The Rifleman

If you like the westerns we’re currently discussing, you may have liked other western TV shows. So why don’t we discuss them here! Post about western conventions (non Bonanza), the shows, the actors and anything you want to discuss.

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The Rifleman

Post by nyspats » Thu Jun 20, 2013 5:44 pm

Image The cable channel AMC has been showing episodes on Saturday mornings which brought back fond memories of watching Chuck Connors and Johnny Crawford as Lucas and Mark McCain. As a "Brooklynite" it always amused me to find a western character like Lucas (Connors was also a Brooklyn native) with a Brooklyn accent.
Image "The Rifleman" ran from 1958 to 1963 and Michael Landon guest starred twice in "End of a Young Gun" (1958) as Will Fulton and "The Mind Reader" (1959) as Billy Mathis
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Post by Tracy » Thu Jun 20, 2013 6:28 pm

Lucas frightened me at first - but his scenes with Mark showed a side of him that was so attractive!

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Post by Dori » Thu Jun 20, 2013 6:47 pm

I watch The Rifleman everyday on Metv. They show two episodes, and I have seen the ones with Michael Landon.

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Post by ellen » Fri Jun 21, 2013 11:21 am

He's still pretty cute!
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Post by westisbest » Fri Jun 21, 2013 11:26 am

MeTV has this on when I'm usually making supper, so watch it now quite a bit. Much better than any of the other choices to watch in that time period!
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Post by ponderosagirl » Sat Jun 22, 2013 6:43 am

The Rifleman was another one I watched. I loved watching the interaction between Lucas and Mark...he was another great dad!

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Post by AgnethaF » Mon Jun 24, 2013 9:11 pm

Great show!
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Post by Paladin » Thu Jul 04, 2013 2:48 pm

One of the best ever, I have seen virtually every episode.

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Post by Joe'sGal » Thu Jul 04, 2013 6:34 pm

I'm another fan of the Rifleman episodes that show the interaction between Mark and Lucas. I have seen some of the advertisements featuring Johnny Crawford, but not this one. Thanks for posting this, Ellen!

Spats, I swear I can't hear Chuck Connors's Brooklyn accent! :lol

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Post by herofan » Sat Sep 07, 2013 5:04 pm

The Rifleman was always a favorite of mine when I was growing up.

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