Maverick 5 Seasons 1957
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1. War of the Silver Kings In the series pilot, Bret Maverick wins big in a poker game by bluffing the owner of a local silver mine, but the losing mine owner refuses to accept his losses and hires Big Mike Macomb to kill Bret.
2. Point Blank An apparently innocent couple schemes to use Bret as a scapegoat in the plans to rob a bank. Mike Connors guest stars as Ralph Jordan.
3. According to Hoyle Con woman Samantha Crawford (DIANE BREWSTER) gets the better of Bret when she beats him at a poker game with a little-known rule.
4. Ghost Rider Bret begins to doubt his sanity when he discovers that he beautiful woman with whom he has been traveling has really been dead for more than a week -- and that his traveling companion is really an imposter. Guest starring EDD "KOOKIE" BYRNES.
5. The Long Hunt A dying outlaw confesses to Bret that he committed the crime for which an innocent man is serving a life sentence, but when Bret tries to prove the prisoner's innocence he discovers that someone want him to stay in jail.
6. Stage West Bret helps a widow attempting to take over her late husband's silver mine. Based on the story "That Packsaddle Affair" by LOUIS L'AMOUR and guest starring EDD "KOOKIE" BYRNES.
7. Relic of Fort Tejon Bret is elated when he wins an "Arabian mount" in a card game . . . until he sees that it's not a horse, but a very friendly camel.
8. Hostage In New Orleans, Bret and Bart Maverick see a way to win some money: They plan a trip aboard the River Princess, owned by wealthy Creole businessman Henri Devereaux, who, unfortunately, dislikes Americans.
9. Stampede Bret sees a way to make some money by arranging a boxing match between two very big, very tough, very mean fighters. But when one of the boxers quits, Bret must make a choice to lose the money . . . or fight the Battling Krueger.
10. The Jeweled Gun Bart's life is in danger when he escorts pretty Daisy Harris through the Bad Lands by pretending to be her husband when he realizes that she needs less protection than he needs from her.
11. The Wrecker Bart and Bret take go to sea and find themselves in a competition for the salvage rights to a derelict cargo ship. It seems the wreck is extremely valuable, and Bart wants to know why. PATRIC KNOWLES guest stars.
12. The Quick and the Dead Bret finds the man responsible for a robbery that he has been accused of committing, but the purpetrator is about to face Doc Holliday in a gun battle before he can prove Bret's innocence.
13. The Naked Gallows When a convicted murderer escapes from jail, Bret tries to help clear his name -- but ends up facing a .45. MIKE CONNORS guest stars.
14. Comstock Conspiracy Bret finds more excitement than he bargained for in Virginia City when a man eh believes is dead comes back to haunt him. Emmy winner WERNER KLEMPERER ("Hogan's Heroes") guest stars.
15. The Third Rider When Bart does a good dead for two exhausted travelers he meets in the desert, his horse is stolen and he is framed for a murder.
16. A Rage For Vengeance Bret is more than happy to escort a lovely young widow with a large sum of cash to the bank -- until he realizes the money is all counterfeit.
17. Rope of Cards When Bret is the only member of a jury who believes the young man on trial for murder is innocent, he uses a very long odds poker trick to convince his fellow jurors of the truth.
18. Diamond in the Rough A respected San Francisco businessman, who's really a gentleman thief and notorious swindler, beats up Bart, takes his cash and leaves him in the hold of an outbound cargo ship.
19. Day of Reckoning Bret must stop a rancher from taking over the town after the rancher murders the marshall -- so he asks the townspeople to do something.
20. The Savage Hills Bart has trouble telling the good guys from the bad when he and Samantha team up to recover stolen treasury plates.
21. Trail West to Fury It should be an easy job when Bret and Bart agree to drive a woman rancher's cattle to market, but they run into complications and must search the open range from the one man who can clear them of a murder charge.
22. The Burning Sky When they are attacked in the desert, Bart and his fellow stagecoach passengers must battle their attackers, each other -- and the sun!
23. The Seventh Hand Samantha arranges a poker game and sets Bret up as the fall guy when she also invites a pair of robbers. Now, with his money, his reputation and possibly his life at stake, Bret hunts the men who stole the poker money.
24. Plunder of Paradise Bart travels to Mexico in search of buried gold ... and with four bandits who would happily kill him for the treasure hard on his heels.
25. Black Fire While posing as the nephew and heir of millionaire General Eakins, Bret desperately tries to solve the man's murder before his ruse is exposed.
26. Burial Ground of the Gods While searching for the thief who stole his money, Bart helps a woman searching for her missing husband -- in a sacred Indian burial ground. CLAUDE AKINS and longtime Western star RAYMOND HATTON guest star.
27. Seed of Deception Bret and Bart try to stop a robbery while the sheriff is distracted by a pretty woman.
|Starring||James Garner, Efrem Zimbalist Jr.|
|Supporting actors||Pamela Duncan, Joan Shawlee, Chris Alcaide, Mike Lane, Pat Comiskey, Rand Brooks, Marshall Bradford, Jim Hayward, Mark Tapscott, Terry Frost, Herman Hack, Cactus Mack, Jack Perrin, Jack Tornek, Harry Tyler|
|Producers||Roy Huggins, William T. Orr|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Okay, but the theme often includes gambling and drinking at the center of the story line. Gets tiresome after awhile.Published 15 days ago by Sue's Reviews
How could one go wrong with Maverick. Good quality, very fair price. Love James Garner then and now. Prompt delivery, and exactly as advertised.Published 1 month ago by Johnny A. Large
The quality of the DVDs is great and the stories are just as we remembered and very good--not old fashion or out of date. They hold their own through time. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Janice P. Carr
The complete first season is fantastic and the DVDs are excellent quality.Published 1 month ago by A G
This charming western made stars of James Garner (Bret Maverick) and Jack Kelly (Bart Maverick) and came from the fertile creative mind of writer-producer Roy Huggins ("The... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Uncle Mickey
This series is just as funny and just as enjoyable now as it was in 1957-58. Brett and Bart Maverick (played by James Garner and Jack Kelly respectively) play Everyman on the U.S. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Patrick McGraw