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Then Came Bronson 

A disillusioned reporter, James "Jim" Bronson, quits his job and starts wandering the road on his Harley-Davidson motorcycle as a form of soul-searching. He meets various characters. Some he helps, others he educates.
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Michael Parks ...  Jim Bronson 27 episodes, 1969-1970
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A disillusioned reporter, James "Jim" Bronson, quits his job and starts wandering the road on his Harley-Davidson motorcycle as a form of soul-searching. He meets various characters. Some he helps, others he educates.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

24 March 1969 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bronson, el aventurero See more »

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MGM Television See more »
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Mono

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Color (Metrocolor)

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4:3
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Trivia

In the hillclimb episode, the bike that Bronson rides up the hill is actually a Czech-made CZ 400, painted to look like Bronson's Harley Davidson Sportster. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Grindhouse (2007) See more »

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Long Lonesome Highway
Performed by Michael Parks
Words and Music by James Hendricks
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Next came Pup
26 October 2005 | by puplewisSee all my reviews

Thirty three years after seeing the episode with the troubled young man on the white Electra-Glide I rode my new white big twin home. Sad my Dad didn't live to see it. My Dad and I never saw eye to eye, but for that one hour a week this show was on we were side by side, living out the same dream. This series has touched a lot of lives and inspired countless others. Jim Bronson was a real man who cared about others and went about making things right where he could. The co-star was a mildly customized Sportster. A great list of guest stars and beautiful scenery complimented a show that some couldn't understand. It left us all too soon. There are countless baby-boomer-bikers that would buy the DVD's at any price. Quality TV from our youth.


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