Gunfighter Ethan Cord, left to raise his dead sister's children, tries to settle down in the town of Paradise, but finds that his past continues to haunt him.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Lee Horsley ...  Ethan Allen Cord 56 episodes, 1988-1991
Jenny Beck ...  Claire Carroll 56 episodes, 1988-1991
Matthew Newmark Matthew Newmark ...  Joseph Carroll 56 episodes, 1988-1991
Brian Lando Brian Lando ...  Ben Carroll 56 episodes, 1988-1991
Michael Patrick Carter ...  George Carroll 56 episodes, 1988-1991
Sigrid Thornton ...  Amelia Lawson 56 episodes, 1988-1991
Dehl Berti Dehl Berti ...  John Taylor 56 episodes, 1988-1991
James Crittenden James Crittenden ...  Charlie / ... 37 episodes, 1988-1991
Mack Dryden Mack Dryden ...  Scotty McBride / ... 34 episodes, 1988-1990
John Bloom ...  Tiny 25 episodes, 1988-1991
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Gunfighter Ethan Cord, left to raise his dead sister's children, tries to settle down in the town of Paradise, but finds that his past continues to haunt him. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Drama | Western

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 October 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Guns of Paradise See more »

Filming Locations:

Columbia, California, USA See more »

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Production Co:

Lorimar Television See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(56 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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The first two years the show was just called "Paradise". It was changed to "Guns of Paradise" for the third season. See more »

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If only,
11 December 2004 | by EPar801See all my reviews

This was a good western Lee Horsely really knows how to ride a horse, the supporting cast was good and the stories were usually interesting. It was good to watch Dehl Berti play a believable one of The People (or "Indian," I suppose) and I really enjoyed the late John F. Bloom III playing Tiny. Sadly we only saw two seasons before it was superseded by "The Young Politically Correct Riders" and of course "Dr.Quinn...WOMAN Woman." Reckon today it'd be "Survivor-Paradise" or "C. S. I. Paradise." I can't wait until it's available on DVD. My parent's generation had Wagon Train and Gunsmoke and here's hoping the next generation will discover Paradise (with or without Guns.)


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