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“The Monster of Moon Ridge”
Season: 2 episode 24
Series Episode: 63
Air Date: February 28, 1959
“There’s one thing I do know, Mr. Bella. Something is loose on Moon Ridge that’s bigger than any man I’ver ever seen and stronger. Before I leave I intend to find out what it is and why.”
Monster at Moon Ridge
Girl ‘Bewitched’ by Apparition.
Moon Ridge, Colorado – A sheriff’s posse scattered through Moon Ridge Mountains today as the mystery of the large prints baffled the sheriff and his posse. Townspeople are starting to move from Moon Ridge – saying they don’t want any part of this monster who may sweep down on them and cause panic. The sheriff is puzzled by all this.
Cast & Crew Lists
|Paladin||An arbiter||Richard Boone||41||Credited|
|Kim Chan "Hey Boy"||Hotel Carlton porter||Kam Tong||52||Credited|
|Dan Bella||Homesteader||Barney Phillips||45||Credited|
|Emily Bella||Dan Bella's daughter||Natalie Norwick||35||Credited|
|Clairy||Maria's son||Robert Fortier||32||Credited|
|Jake Kelly||Town drunk||Ralph Moody||72||Credited|
|Lundsy||Sheriff of Moon Ridge||Walter Coy||50||Credited|
|"Ancient"||Kim Chan's grandfather||W. T. Chang||72||Credited|
|Maria||Former school teacher of Moon Ridge||Shirley O'Hara||34||Credited|
|BB||Asian black bear||Uncredited|
|Henry||Dan Bella's horse||Uncredited|
|B. H. Stevens||Wanted||Mentioned|
|Leo Press||Town drunk that went back to Texas||Mentioned|
|Assistant Director||Howard Joslin
|Creators||Herb Meadow & Sam Rolfe
|Script Supervisor||Richard Chaffee|
|Story Editor||Don Ingalls|
|Production Manager||Glenn Cook
|Director of Photography||Stuart Thompson, A.S.C.|
|Opening Theme Music Composer||Bernard Hermann (Herrmann)
|"Ballad of Paladin" Singer||Johnny Western|
|"Ballad of Paladin" written by||Johnny Western, Richard Boone, Sam Rolfe
|Supervising Editor||Fred W. Berger, A.C.E.
|Film Editor||Harry Coswick, A.C.E.|
|Optical Effects||Jack Rabin & Louis DeWitt
|Sound Editor||Roderick Sound, Inc.
|Property Master||Mike Gordon
|Makeup Artist||Donald (W.) Roberson|
|Hair Stylist||Madine Danks, C.H.S.|
|Set Decorator||Raymond Boltz, Jr.
|Set Design||Paul Sylos, Jr.|
|Richard Boone's Stunt Double||Hal Needham|
|Production Companies||A CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) Television Network Production, Filmaster Productions
|Recording Company'||Westrex Recording System
|ATFP (Alliance of TV Film Producers)
Paramount Studios – 5555 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Lone Pine, California, United States of America
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