CTVA Western - "Broken Arrow" (TCF/ABC) (1956-58) starring John Lupton & Michael Ansara

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Broken Arrow (1956-58)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by: Sal Crisanti, Rina Fox
references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive / Writers Guild of America (wga)

Broken Arrow (season 1) (ABC) (1956-57)
Broken Arrow (season 2) (ABC) (1957-58)
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BROKEN ARROW
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Twentieth Century-Fox Television
An I.T.C. Release

for
ABC (Tuesdays 9:00pm EST)
Executive in Charge of TV Production Irving Asher
Produced by Mel Epstein / Produced by Alan A. Armer
Based on characters from the novel "Blood Brother" by Elliott Arnold

US Western series 1956-58  72 episodes x 30 min bw
Starring:
John Lupton
as Tom Jeffords
Michael Ansara
as Apache Chief Cochise
recurring cast:
Tom Fadden as Duffield
Steven Ritch as Nukaya
Russ Bender as Marshal Stuart Randall
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DIRECTORS INCLUDED:
WILLIAM BEUDINE,ALBERT S.ROGELL, JOSEPH KANE, BERNARD L. KOWALSKI,
RICHARD L.BARE, HOLLINGSWORTH MORSE, SAM PECKINPAH
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ASSISTANT DIRECTORS INCLUDED: ARTHUR MARKS
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WRITERS INCLUDED:
CLARKE REYNOLDS, PETER R. BROOKE, JOHN DUNKEL, ORVILLE H. HAMPTON,
ROBERT EISENBACH,HERBERT PURDOM
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EDITORIAL SUPERVISOR: ART SEID
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DIRCTORS OF PHOTOGRAPHY INCLUDED: KARL STRUSS AND FRANK REDMOND
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SCRIPT SUPERVISOR: COSMO GENOVESE
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STORY EDITOR: ELLIOTT ARNOLD
MUSIC SCORE: PAUL SAWTELL
ADDITIONAL MUSIC: STANLEY WILSON
MUSIC SUPERVISOR: ALEC COMPINSKY
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FILMING LOCATIONS INCLUDED 2OTH CENTURY STUDIO BACK LOT AND WESTERN
STREET, FOX RANCH,VASQUEZ ROCKS,WALKER RANCH
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STUNTS:
FRED CARSON, CHUCK COUCH, GEORGE SAWAYA, CHUCK BAIL, ROBERT 'BUZZ'HENRY,
CHARLES HORVATH, AL WYATT
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THE SERIES WAS BASED ON THE 1950 FEATURE STARRING JAMES STEWART AND
CHARACTERS FROM THE NOVEL "BLOOD BROTHER" BY ELLIOTT ARNOLD

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20th Century-Fox Hour (CBS)(1955-57) Dramatic Anthology Series

[--]  20th Century-Fox Hour: BROKEN ARROW   (60min) (Pilot) 
2May56 CBS Wednesday 10:00 pm Eastern
DIRECTED BY ROBERT STEVENSON.
TELEPLAY BY CLARKE REYNOLDS
BASED ON THE CHARACTORS FROM "BLOOD BROTHER" BY ELLIOTT ARNOLD.
GUEST CAST:
JOHN LUPTON.....AS TOM JEFFORDS,
RICARDO MONTALBAN.....AS COCHISE, (In the Pilot Not in the Series)
RITA MORENO.....AS SONSEEAHRAY,
ROBERT F. SOMON.....AS BEN SLADE,
ROBERT WARWICK.....AS GENERALD HOWARD,
ROY ROBERTS.....AS LOWRIE,
TONY GEORGE.....AS NAHILZAY,
TOMMY COOK.....AS MACHOGEE,
ANTHONY CARUSO.....AS GOKLIYA,
TOM FADDEN.....AS DUFFIELD,
DONALD RANDOLPH.....COLONEL BERNALL,
RALPH MOODY.....AS NOCHALO,
RALPH REED.....AS CHIP SLADE,
ROBERT GRIFFIN.....AS MULE DRIVER.
SYNOPSIS:
TOM JEFFORDS, AN EX-MILITARY SCOUT, ACTS AS A GO-BETWEEN WITH THE
ARMY AND THE APACHE. HE MARRIES AN APACHE MAIDEN NAMED, SONSEEAHRAY,
WHO IS KILLED BY A WHITE MAN. JEFFORDS VOWS TO BRING PEACE, AT ANY
COST, BETWEEN THE WHITE'S AND THE INDIANS. [SC]

Broken Arrow (season 1) (ABC) (1956-57)
Broken Arrow (season 2) (ABC) (1957-58)

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