7.3/10
116
3 user 1 critic

Shane 

Shane works for the Starett family, a young widow, her son, and her aging father-in-law, protecting them against the anti-sodbuster rancher Ryker and other perils plaguing the Old West.
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1966  

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Shane (1953)
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smoldering settler/rancher conflict forces him to act.

Director: George Stevens
Stars: Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur, Van Heflin
Have Gun - Will Travel (1957–1963)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

The adventures of a gentlemanly gunfighter for hire.

Stars: Richard Boone, Kam Tong, Hal Needham
Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A sociopathic stranger all but destroys a small hardscrabble town but the 'mayor' convinces its survivors to stay and rebuild.

Director: Burt Kennedy
Stars: Henry Fonda, Janice Rule, Keenan Wynn
Cheyenne (1955–1963)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

After the Civil War, nomadic adventurer Cheyenne Bodie roamed the west looking for fights, women, and bad guys to beat up. His job changed from episode to episode.

Stars: Clint Walker, Clyde Howdy, Chuck Hicks
Rio Bravo (1959)
Certificate: Passed Action | Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A small-town sheriff in the American West enlists the help of a cripple, a drunk, and a young gunfighter in his efforts to hold in jail the brother of the local bad guy.

Director: Howard Hawks
Stars: John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson
Lawman (1958–1962)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

This is the story of Marshal Dan Troop of Laramie, Wyoming, and his Deputy Johnny McKay, an orphan Troop took under his wing.

Stars: John Russell, Peter Brown, Peggie Castle
Hondo (1967)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Hondo, an embittered former Rebel officer, travels Arizona Territory in the 1870s with his dog Sam. Often clashing with the local cavalry, who he holds responsible for the death of his ... See full summary »

Stars: Ralph Taeger, Kathie Browne, Noah Beery Jr.
Shane (TV Series 2017)
Comedy | Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Welcome to Shane. This is Shane Dawson's new series. These videos include switching lives, ghost hunting, and getting to know Bobby Burns. Sit back, relax, and enjoy.

Stars: Shane Dawson, Ryland Adams, Garrett Watts
Kung Fu (1972–1975)
Adventure | Drama | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The adventures of a Shaolin Monk as he wanders the American West armed only with his skill in Kung Fu.

Stars: David Carradine, Radames Pera, Keye Luke
The Outcasts (1968–1969)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A bounty hunter who was a Confederate Officer teams up with an ex-slave who was a Union Soldier during the Civil War. They are the Outcasts.

Stars: Don Murray, Otis Young, Art Metrano
Cimarron Strip (1967–1968)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

The western adventures of tough, but fair, Marshal Jim Crown.

Stars: Stuart Whitman, Percy Herbert, Randy Boone
The Tall Man (1960–1962)
Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Fictionalized stories about Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid set in New Mexico in the 1870s.

Stars: Barry Sullivan, Clu Gulager, Walter Lawrence
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
David Carradine ...  Shane 17 episodes, 1966
Jill Ireland ...  Marian Starett 17 episodes, 1966
Tom Tully ...  Tom Starett / ... 17 episodes, 1966
Christopher Shea ...  Joey Starett 17 episodes, 1966
Bert Freed ...  Rufe Ryker 16 episodes, 1966
Sam Gilman ...  Sam Grafton 15 episodes, 1966
Owen Bush Owen Bush ...  Ben 9 episodes, 1966
Lawrence Mann Lawrence Mann ...  Harve Hanes / ... 6 episodes, 1966
Ned Romero ...  Chips / ... 6 episodes, 1966
Edit

Storyline

After the death of her husband, Marian Starett takes on the arduous task of both raising a son, Joey, and protecting her farm from ruthless land baron Ryker. Nomadic gunfighter Shane decides to hire on with Marian as a cowhand, and, at the same time, serve as a father figure for little Joey. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@wkio.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

His fast gun and his deadly past won't let him rest.

Genres:

Western

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

10 September 1966 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Titus Productions See more »
Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(17 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The show was short lived, mainly due to its competition. It was shown on Saturday nights at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time, directly opposite The Jackie Gleason Show, then the fifth most popular show on television. It was cancelled at mid season, with its last broadcast on New Year's Eve 1966. For some reason, the family name of Starett was spelled with one R, instead of with two R's, as it was in the movie and source novel. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dark Shadows: Episode #1.33 (1966) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
What were they thinking?
2 July 2018 | by warrenslistSee all my reviews

Wonderful Movie. Top 5 on any Western Fan's List. Westerns were all over TV in The '60s. Was that what they were thinking? What was I thinking? It was 1969 before I saw The Movie Shane. I was just young enough to be 'Discovering and Exploring' Creativity. Shane opened me up to so much in the way of Production Values and Subtly as I embarked on a Media Career. How did George Stevens get The Dogs to do what they did? And that was just The Beginning! There was so much to explore! I became so obsessed that I drove to Jackson Hole Wyoming, found what was left of The Set and talked to some people who were there during filming. So....of course, I had to find all things Shane, including the TV Series. What a disappointment! It's almost unwatchable. I see that they brought Jack Schaefer in, who wrote the Novel, half way through the Season. I'm going to put it aside for a month or so and check out some of the episodes Schaefer wrote but......


1 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 3 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed