Frontier Circus

Overview

The one-season CBS drama Frontier Circus (1961-2) offered one of the more unusual premises in early 1960s television. Set in the late 19th century American Southwest, it followed the adventures of the "T&T Circus," a Wild West tent show run by a man named Colonel Casey Thompson (Chill Wills). Over the course of the season, Thompson ventured from town to town with his troupe (courtesy of a wagon train), assisted by straw boss Ben Travis (John Derek) and advance man Tony Gentry (Richard Jaeckel. Individual ...
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Overview

The one-season CBS drama Frontier Circus (1961-2) offered one of the more unusual premises in early 1960s television. Set in the late 19th century American Southwest, it followed the adventures of the "T&T Circus," a Wild West tent show run by a man named Colonel Casey Thompson (Chill Wills). Over the course of the season, Thompson ventured from town to town with his troupe (courtesy of a wagon train), assisted by straw boss Ben Travis (John Derek) and advance man Tony Gentry (Richard Jaeckel. Individual episodes honed in on the relationships among the various circus members, and their interaction with various frontier people. This set contains all 26 Season One episodes as they originally aired, highlighted by guest stars including Jo Van Fleet, Aldo Ray, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Brian Keith. Features include a full-screen presentation, interactive menus and chapter selection.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/20/2010
  • UPC: 011301655653
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  • Source: Timeless Media
  • Presentation: Black & White
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Time: 21:40:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 41,341

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Disc #1 -- Frontier Circus
   The Depths of Fear
   The Smallest Target
   Lippizan
   Dr. Sam
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Disc #2 -- Frontier Circus
   The Hunter and the Hunted
   Karina
   Journey From Hannibal
   Winter Quarters
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Disc #3 -- Frontier Circus
   The Patriarch of Purgatory
   The Shaggy Kings
   Coals of Fire
   The Balloon Girl
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Disc #4 -- Frontier Circus
   Mr. Grady Regrets
   Quick Shuffle
   The Courtship
   Stopover in Paradise
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Disc #5 -- Frontier Circus
   Calamity Circus
   The Inheritance
   Naomi Champagne
   Mighty Like Rogues
   Never Won Fair Lady
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Disc #6 -- Frontier Circus
   The Good Fight
   The Clan MacDuff
   The Race
   The Daring Durandos
   Incident at Pawnee Gun
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