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The Best Episodes of The Virginian

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Below is a complete The Virginian episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual The Virginian episodes are listed along with the The Virginian episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. The Virginian 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. You can vote for any of these items, from “Strangers at Sundown” to “Deadeye Dick.” Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the The Virginian episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.
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    Throw a Long Rope

    Oct 03 1962
    A homesteader (Jack Warden) accused of rustling narrowly escapes hanging by local ranchers led...
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    The Final Hour

    May 01 1963
    Strip mining operations begin in the Medicine Bow area. While Judge Garth sees the mining as...
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    10

    It Tolls for Thee

    Nov 21 1962
    Martin Kalek (Lee Marvin) and his gang kidnap Judge Garth for ransom. The Virginian pays the...
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    Riff-Raff

    Nov 07 1962
    Molly Wood (Pippa Scott) tells Trampas of the outbreak of the Spanish-American war and says...
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    Big Day, Great Day

    Oct 24 1962
    The Judge, Steve Hill and Trampas travel to Casper on the 4th of July in order to pick up a...
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    The Big Deal

    Oct 10 1962
    Columbian Enrique Cuellar (Ricardo Montalban) has inherited land which was leased and used by...
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    12

    The Executioners

    Sep 19 1962
    Ne'er-do-well Tom Newcombe is publicly hanged for murdering a woman because the local school...
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    14

    Woman from White Wing

    Sep 26 1962
    Three men, who are prison escapees, come to Shiloh looking for Judge Garth. One of those men...
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    Impasse

    Nov 14 1962
    The Virginian and crew collect wild horses in the mountains which they are to take to Shiloh...
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    The Exiles

    Jan 09 1963
    Judge Garth is forced to shoot a man in self-defence but a passerby, Johnny Grey (Ed Nelson),...
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    17

    If You Have Tears

    Feb 13 1963
    In Mount Gorpus, Montana, Kyle Lawson (Britt Lomond) is framed for the murder of Lawrence...
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    Duel at Shiloh

    Jan 02 1963
    This episode explains how Steve Hill came to work at Shiloh Ranch. Running away from home to...
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    Run Away Home

    Apr 24 1963
    The Virginian and Steve Hill deliver 1800 head of cattle to Centre City, Nebraska. There is a...
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    West

    Nov 28 1962
    Seeking some excitement in his life, Trampas joins a groups of older cowboys (Steve Cochran,...
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    11

    The Accomplice

    Dec 19 1962
    The Rocky Point Bank is robbed by two men who shoot its President. One of the men is captured...
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    The Brazen Bell

    Oct 17 1962
    A new school teacher, Arthur Lilley (George C. Scott), and his uppity wife (Anne Meacham) come...
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    Strangers at Sundown

    Apr 03 1963
    Judge Garth and Betsy are among the passengers on an overcrowded stage which is waylaid by an...
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    12

    Vengeance is the Spur

    Feb 27 1963
    A mysterious woman, Mrs. Francis (Nina Foch), comes to Medicine Bow and asks the Virginian to...
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    35
    11

    The Judgement

    Jan 16 1963
    This episode reveals why Henry Garth is no longer a practicing Judge. In flashback it recounts...
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    The Small Parade

    Feb 20 1963
    In Coyote Wells to deliver some cattle, the Virginian, Trampas and Steve Hill encounter Martin...
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    12

    Man from the Sea

    Dec 26 1962
    Twin sisters Judith (Carol Lynley) and Susan (Shirley Knight) Morrow, who are the daughters of...
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    12

    The Money Cage

    Mar 06 1963
    A con man, William Martin (Steve Forrest), and his gang come to Medicine Bow and Martin begins...
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    Echo of Another Day

    Mar 27 1963
    Sam Harter (Bradford Dillman) is released from prison and in Medicine Bow encounters Trampas,...
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    The Golden Door

    Mar 13 1963
    Trampas and Betsy Garth discover the body of a murdered neighbour, Mr. Keel. Trampas...
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    A Distant Fury

    Mar 20 1963
    Ed Fraser (Howard Duff) returns to Medicine Bow, having served time for robbing the local...