'Wanted Dead Or Alive'

If you like the westerns we’re currently discussing, you may have liked other western TV shows. So why don’t we discuss them here! Post about western conventions (non Bonanza), the shows, the actors and anything you want to discuss.

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'Wanted Dead Or Alive'

Post by ansinico » Thu Jun 20, 2013 1:11 pm

Bonanza apart, this was my 'uno numero'

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Thing is we didn't get this till after Bonanza was shown and on a high...ML made two appearances in 'Wanted', l think maybe Dan also took a role but l am not sure about that.
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Post by BuckAndCochise » Thu Jun 20, 2013 2:20 pm

Pft, I'd just watch it to look at Steve McQueen
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Re: 'Wanted Dead Or Alive'

Post by Adamant » Thu Jun 20, 2013 3:57 pm

To quote Josh Randall (McQueen's character,) "Yup." A gooooooood show.
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Re: 'Wanted Dead Or Alive'

Post by joelover » Thu Jun 20, 2013 4:18 pm

I felt Steve McQueen was good to look at but he acted like a Ponderosa pine! Or maybe it was the material.
Anyhoo, he made up for it in The Magnificent Seven, oh boy Yes!

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Re: 'Wanted Dead Or Alive'

Post by ponderosagirl » Sat Jun 22, 2013 6:41 am

I loved Steve McQueen! He was a bit wooden in Wanted, but he really showed his colors in The Magnificent Seven. :thumbup

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Re: 'Wanted Dead Or Alive'

Post by Cowboy Jim » Tue Jul 23, 2013 7:57 pm

Steve McQueen was great. I really enjoyed WDOA.

I think he grew more comfortable with the character of Josh Randall as the series progressed. It was a great beginning for "The King of Cool"!

I've had the pleasure of speaking with Wright King, who was in quite a few WDOA episodes. What a nice man with some great McQueen stories.

I've also been fortunate enough to speak with Loren Janes, who became Steve McQueen's stuntman on WDOA, and continued to work with him as his double for 23 years.

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Re: 'Wanted Dead Or Alive'

Post by Calamity » Wed Jul 24, 2013 10:07 am

That is interesting Cowboy Jim. :very happy McQueen was definitely the king of cool.
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Re: 'Wanted Dead Or Alive'

Post by Miss Lula Alice » Wed Oct 30, 2013 9:24 pm

I just watched the first episode the other day, and was tickled to see both Nick Adams (The Rebel) and Michael Landon.

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