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The Best Episodes of Gunsmoke

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Below is a complete Gunsmoke episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Gunsmoke episodes are listed along with the Gunsmoke episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Gunsmoke episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. Items on this list include “The Guns of Cibola Blanca (2)” and “Gunsmoke: To the Last Man.” Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Gunsmoke episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.
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    Reed Survives

    Dec 31 1955
    Lucy also professes her love for handsome Booth Rider, and concocts a scheme in which Ephram...
  • 2
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    61

    Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice

    Feb 10 1994
    After his mother is killed in a wagoncoach robbery a young man pursues the gang responsible....
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    17

    Robin Hood

    Feb 04 1956
    Victims won't testify against John Henry Jordan at his trial for robbing the stage. He's...
  • 4
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    20

    Mr. and Mrs. Amber

    Aug 04 1956
    Peak Fletcher says his sister Sarah Amber stole a calf. She was set up. Matt tells Peak to...
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    Gunsmoke: To the Last Man

    Jan 10 1992
    Retired marshal Matt Dillon tracks Arizona rustlers and lands in the middle of the 1880s...  more
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    22

    The Hunter

    Nov 26 1955
    A buffalo hunter, Jase Murdock, is warned by Ross the storekeeper to stay out of Indian...
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    10

    Home Surgery

    Oct 08 1955
    When returning to Dodge, Chester and Matt are confronted by Holly Hawtree, whose father is...
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    20

    Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge

    Sep 26 1987
    Will Mannon, "product of the Devil's loins," is released from a frontier prison and promptly...  more
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    18

    No Handcuffs

    Jan 21 1956
    When a dishonest Deputy Sheriff takes a prisoner from Matt's jail without Matt's approval or...
  • 10
    67
    14

    Reunion '78

    Mar 03 1956
    Belle Archer recognizes Jerry Shand and hides her face. Jerry has a grudge against Andy...
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    61
    10

    Night Incident

    Oct 29 1955
    Little Timmy Wyatt witnesses a series of bizarre murders. He has a habit of telling tall...
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    18
    Gunsmoke: The Last Apache is a 1990 film directed by Charles Correll....  more
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    Reward for Matt

    Jan 28 1956
    Matt kills a man and his widow posts a $1,000 reward for his death. Every one in the country...
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    Bad Lady from Brookline

    May 01 1965
    A widow blames Matt for the death of her husband....
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    24
    Retired marshal Matt Dillon must clear his name after mistaken identity makes him wanted: dead...  more
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    61
    11

    Obie Tater

    Oct 15 1955
    Two outlaws seek an old prospector's hidden fortune. They drag him to try to get him to tell....
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    21

    Yorky

    Feb 18 1956
    Yorky, a white boy who was brought up by Arapahoes, is victimized by horse theives. Seeking...
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    21

    Professor Lute Bone

    Jan 07 1956
    Doc is so angered by a traveling medicine man and his opium elixir that he wants to get a gun...
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    14

    The Preacher

    Jun 16 1956
    Seth, a newcomer to Dodge is bullied by Keeler, a boxer....
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    4

    Chicken

    Dec 05 1964
    Dan Collins is reputed to have shot four outlaws at Hackaberry Creek. Dan meets Lucy Benton...
  • 21
    62
    14

    The Big Broad

    Apr 28 1956
    Big Lena Wave and her man, diminutive Emmett Fitzgood ride into Dodge to run a card game at...
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    64
    15

    Magnus

    Dec 24 1955
    Chester is embarrassed when his mountain man brother Magnus comes to town to visit. They...  more
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    64
    15
    Zach and Bulow, up with a cattle drive, are raising a ruckus. Matt wants Zach's gun. He...  more
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    Hammerhead

    Dec 26 1964
    Big Jim Ponder's coming to town to buy Fitch Tallman's Morgans. Carrie, Jim's daughter, and...
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    Deputy Festus

    Jan 16 1965
    Three trappers are partying down at the Long Branch when one of them decides to drink an...