Hi Lo, Texas is home to down on their luck cowboys Howdy Lewis and Ben Jones. They're in debt to Jim Ed Love, 2nd richest man in the state and must do what he asks. They find some happiness... See full summary »

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Series cast summary:
Ron Hayes ...  Ben Jones 17 episodes, 1966-1967
Chill Wills ...  Jim Ed Love 17 episodes, 1966-1967
Patrick Wayne ...  'Howdy' Lewis / ... 17 episodes, 1966-1967
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Hi Lo, Texas is home to down on their luck cowboys Howdy Lewis and Ben Jones. They're in debt to Jim Ed Love, 2nd richest man in the state and must do what he asks. They find some happiness with girlfriends Ada and Sally at the Longhorn Cafe. Written by rharlan58

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A modern horse opera - of a different color.

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Comedy | Western

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 1966 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Diese Pechvögel See more »

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MGM Television See more »
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Runtime:

(17 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

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Color (Metrocolor)

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1.33 : 1
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Based on the movie of the same name starring Glenn Ford and Henry Fonda as the title characters. See more »

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Follows The Rounders (1965) See more »

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No comparison to the great film .........
2 June 2006 | by revdrcacSee all my reviews

The Rounders was a fantastic western comedy of 1965 that paired Glenn Ford with Henry Fonda . That film is a classic of the period and remains a favorite of western fans. This TV series was a poor attempt to reignite the chemistry of the film. The experiment failed.

Chill Wills reprized his role as the shady rancher, Jim Ed Love .... and he was hilarious in the role. Unfortunately, Ford and Fonda are sorely missed in this series. The writing was not up to the standard of the film ---- and the end result was this mediocre, short-lived western series.

Stick with the big-screen version, this series failed to deliver.


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