A former confederate soldier wanders the old west, and meets such famous characters as Jesse James, William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody, and Theodore Roosevelt.
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Ty Hardin ...  Bronco Layne 68 episodes, 1958-1962
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A former confederate soldier wanders the old west, and meets such famous characters as Jesse James, William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody, and Theodore Roosevelt.

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USA

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English

Release Date:

23 September 1958 (USA) See more »

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(68 episodes)

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Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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Ty Hardin's film career went nowhere after the series ended. During the 1970s and 1980s he was heavily involved with the "Arizona Patriots", a far right and anti-Semitic organization that illegally stockpiled guns. See more »

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Referenced in 77 Sunset Strip: The Rice Estate (1960) See more »

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A good series with a very good hero
27 April 1999 | by dinky-4See all my reviews

Some may have thought of "Bronco" as sort of a poor man's "Cheyenne," but it was a good series in its own right with a pleasant, "outdoorsy" quality that stressed action and adventure over gunplay and violence. It also boasted as its star a likeable actor named Ty Hardin who seemed to have a lot going for him: good looks, rugged physique, winning personality. He displayed a nice flair for comedy in "The Chapman Report" and did well dramatically in a modest movie called "Wall of Noise" but, for some reason or other, soon faded into obscurity. Hey, Ty, you're missed!


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