With Arness and Co. (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: About Chester (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.9
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While Chester is out searching for Doc, his horse is injured. Chester goes to a house for help and is instead taken prisoner.

Director: Alan Crosland Jr. | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 72

2. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Annie Oakley (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.7
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Is the homely, sharp-tongued, middle-aged wife of a homesteader really inspiring men to fight to the death for her affections?

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 71

3. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Bad Seed (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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Matt rescues teen-aged Trudy Trent from a life of isolated poverty with her incestuous and alcoholic father, but he subsequently learns that "Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned" when he... See full summary »

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Anne Helm

Votes: 80

4. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Bad Sheriff (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.8
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A man shoots his partner, flees, and is caught by two men claiming to be lawmen.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 58

5. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Belle's Back (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.6
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Belle Ainesly rides into town after 3 years absence. Seems she ran off with an unsavory character 3 years ago, and all of Dodge feels she's a "bad" woman. Belle says she is coming back to stay at the family ranch.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 67

6. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Ben Tolliver's Stud (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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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.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Amanda Blake, John Lupton

Votes: 74

7. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Big Man (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.8
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To protect Kitty, Matt is forced to physically (and publicly) subdue fractious troublemaker Pat Swarner. When Swarner is subsequently found murdered, oft-inebriated Jud Sloan's claim that ... See full summary »

Director: Gerald Mayer | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 65

8. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Big Tom (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.1
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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.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 79

9. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Bless Me Till I Die (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.7
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Vengeful former convict Nate Bush sets off a tragic series of events when he informs Matt that well-liked new arrival Cole Treadwell is actually Cole Trankin, an escapee from the Arizona Territorial Prison.

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

Votes: 57

10. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Box O' Rocks (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.6
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A man enlists the aid of a parson to fake his own death.

Director: R.G. Springsteen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Vaughn Taylor

Votes: 68

11. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Brother Love (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.6
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In a family that believes in taking care of its own--including administering punishment within the family for crime--one of two grown brothers appears to have committed murder, but which one?

Director: Franklin Adreon | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 72

12. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Brother Whelp (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.9
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A man wants a gunfight with his brother when he returns home, after years away, and finds him married to his girl.

Director: R.G. Springsteen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 79

13. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Cherry Red (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.9
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The widow of a stagecoach robber is courted by the man who, unbeknownst to the widow, is the one who shot her husband.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 70

14. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Chester's Dilemma (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.9
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A pretty girl arrives in town and chases Chester, who's happy for her to do so, but the young woman has a secret that may land her in jail.

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

Votes: 62

15. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Colleen So Green (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.9
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A southern belle charms Chester and many others in Dodge, not including Kitty.

Director: Jean Yarbrough | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 85

16. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Colorado Sheriff (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.9
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Matt and Chester find Rod Ellison shot and paralyzed on the prairie and return him to Dodge for surgery. Ben Witter abrasively advises Matt that he is a deputy sheriff from Pueblo who has ... See full summary »

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 61

17. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Crowbait Bob (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.3
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A dying man's relations are much displeased when they learn that he's willed all he owns to Kitty.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 82

18. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Distant Drummer (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.5
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Two roughnecks (Sloat and Grade) cruelly harass Raffie Bly, a confused and defenseless young man who suffered a serious head trauma while serving as a drummer in the Civil War.

Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Bruce Gordon

Votes: 72

19. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Doc Judge (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.4
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While Matt is out of town an ex-convict comes hunting Doc believing, despite the doctor's protests, that he is the judge who sentenced the man to a long stretch in prison.

Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 82

20. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Don Matteo (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.3
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Don Matteo, who once rode the range with Matt, comes to Dodge looking to shoot down a shady cowboy who once romanced Don Matteo's sister.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 72

21. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: False Witness (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.2
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A man is convicted of murder on doubtful testimony.

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

Votes: 81

22. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Friend's Pay-Off (1960)

TV-PG | 30 min | Western

7.5
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Badly wounded, Matt's old friend won't identify the man who shot him, but does say he expects the gunman to return to finish the job.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 51

23. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Gentleman's Disagreement (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.8
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Ed makes no secret of his intention to kill Bert for marrying the girl Ed wanted. So when Ed is the one who turns up dead, folks assume that Bert did it.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Fintan Meyler

Votes: 70

24. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Groat's Grudge (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.2
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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.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 74

25. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Hard Virtue (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.7
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Hot tempered Andy Coe and his wife want to sell their wagon to Moss, but can't when Ed Fallon's team spooks and crashes into their wagon. Fallon pays for the broken wagon and gives Andy a job. Fallon is sweet on Andy's wife.

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

Votes: 56

26. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Harriet (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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After witnessing the callous murder of her kindly father, Harriet Horne disregards Matt's advice and unwisely attempts to extract revenge from the perpetrators by making them jealous rivals for her attention.

Director: Gene Fowler Jr. | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 77

27. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Hinka Do (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.1
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Matt has reason to believe that the new overweight, gun toting, straight shooting, female owner of the Lady Gay saloon may have killed the previous owner, or did she?

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 70

28. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Horse Deal (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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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.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 69

29. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: I Thee Wed (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.6
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A man beats his wife and is sentenced to fifty days or fifty dollars by the judge. The beaten woman scrapes together the money for her husband's fine, only to be beaten again.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 77

30. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Jailbait Janet (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.4
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After a train sparks a fire that destroys a family's crops, the man, his son, and his daughter rob another train of fifty thousand dollars. A baggage clerk is killed and the crusty representative of the railroad pressures Matt to solve it.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 82

31. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Johnny Red (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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A man suddenly turns up in Dodge City claiming to be Billy Crale, the long-lost son of a well-to-do local widow. Matt knows that Billy Crale was reported dead during the Civil War and he ... See full summary »

Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 74

32. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Kangaroo (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.6
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Chester saves a man from a zealot's violent "justice," then faces a dose of the same himself.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 78

33. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Kitty Shot (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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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.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 79

34. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Kitty's Injury (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.7
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When Kitty is hurt in a fall from a horse, she and Matt must seek help from shiftless dirt farmers who are oddly uninterested in aiding them.

Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 74

35. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Kitty's Killing (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.8
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Kitty gets caught in the middle when a crazy-eyed man goes hunting for his former son-in-law, whom he blames for the death of his daughter in childbirth.

Director: Arthur Hiller | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 70

36. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Little Girl (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.2
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Marshal Dillon must find a suitable home for Charity Gill, a young orphan, after the little girl's father dies when his cabin catches fire. Charity insists that she should live with the Dodge City lawman.

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

Votes: 91

37. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Long Hours, Short Pay (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.5
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A gunrunner supplies the Pawnee with weapons. Matt arrests him, but when the Pawnee find out, they capture Matt and free his prisoner.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, John Larch, Lalo Rios, Allan Lane

Votes: 59

38. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Love Thy Neighbor (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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The theft of a sack of potatoes leads to increasingly violent hostilities between the Scooper and Galloway families.

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

Votes: 78

39. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Melinda Miles (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.7
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When Roy Tayloe is murdered following a poker game, quick-tempered Harry Miles is certain that daughter Melinda's suitor Tom Potter is the killer. Miles quickly becomes impatient with ... See full summary »

Director: William D. Faralla | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Amanda Blake, Diana Millay

Votes: 57

40. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Miguel's Daughter (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

6.9
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A father threatens to kill the two drifters who have been plaguing his daughter.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 70

41. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Minnie (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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Rough and rowdy Minnie comes to Dodge City and sets her designs on Doc Adams much to the delight of Matt, Chester and Kitty.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 65

42. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Moo Moo Raid (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.8
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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.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 71

43. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: No Chip (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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When the 3 Dolan brothers keep forcing their cattle onto rancher Jeff's land, the tension leads to murder.

Director: Jean Yarbrough | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 78

44. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Odd Man Out (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.2
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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.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 78

45. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Old Faces (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.6
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Hot-headed Tom's new wife used to be a river-boat girl, and when a gunman from her old life recognizes her, a battle between the two men is brewing.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 67

46. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Old Flame (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.6
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Kitty doubts the veracity of Matt's old friend Dolly Winters, who arrives in Dodge seeking the Marshal's help and claiming to have been robbed, beaten, and jilted by a man named Rad Meadows.

Director: Jesse Hibbs | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 75

47. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Old Fool (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.1
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A seductive, impoverished widow pursues long-married Hannibal Bass, hoping to get her hands on his farm.

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

Votes: 75

48. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Potshot (1961)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

7.6
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A concealed gunman takes a shot at Chester, and it may have been a bank robber, or it may have been someone who's been making trouble at the Long Branch.

Director: Harry Harris | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 62

49. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Saludos (1959)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.1
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Matt, escorting 3 men back to Dodge, claims a beautiful wounded Indian woman will be able to identify the one who shot her and killed her husband.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 84

50. Gunsmoke (1955–1975)
Episode: Say Uncle (1960)

TV-G | 30 min | Western

8.0
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Lee Nagel suspects his visiting uncle of murder when his father is killed in their store in an apparent accident.

Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: James Arness, Dennis Weaver, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake

Votes: 83


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