“A Grave for Cully Brown”
Season: 3 episode 20
Series Episode: 84
Air Date: February 13, 1962
Laramie TV series starring John Smith, Robert Fuller, Spring Byington and Dennis Holmes
A Revue Studios production
One good turn deserves…? That’s the question when Jess turns the other cheek to a wanted man.
Cast & Crew Lists
|Jess Harper||Sherman ranch hand||Robert Fuller||28||Credited|
|Cully Brown||Outlaw||David McLean||39||Credited|
|"Doc" Bigelow||Doctor||Will Wright||67||Credited|
|Bryan James||Owner Bar B J ranch||Karl Swenson||53||Credited|
|Linda James||Bryan James' wife||Karen Steele||30||Credited|
|Sobey||B Bar J Foreman||John Anderson||39||Credited|
|Giles||Bounty hunter||William Gordon||44||Credited|
|Pete||Bounty hunter||Fred Graham||53||Credited|
|Sally||Saloon girl||Stacy King||Credited|
|Laramie Theme||Cyril J. Mockridge|
|Music Score||Cyril Mockridge|
|Director of Photography||Ray Rennahan, A. S. C.|
|Associate Producer||Dan Ullman|
|Art Director||Alex Mayer|
|Editorial Dept. Head/Supervisor||David J. O'Connell|
|Editorial Color Consultant||Alex Quiroga|
|Color Processing by||Consolidated Film Industries|
|Film Editor||Ray C. de Vally A. C. E.|
|Musical Supervision||Stanley Wilson|
|Makeup Artist||Jack Barron|
|Hair Stylist||Florence Bush|
|Costume & Wardrobe||Vincent Dee|
|Series Stuntmen (uncredited)||Paul Baxley, Joe Canutt. Bill Catching, Chuck Courtney, John Daheim, Leonard P. Geer, Sol Gorss, Hemet, Charles Horvath, Robert F. Hoy, Loren Janes, Allen Pinson, Chuck Roberson, Ronnie Rondell Jr., Dean Smith, Tom Steele, Jerry Summers, Jack Williams
Note: Robert Fuller often performed his own stunts in the series.
|Assistant Director||Jack Doran|
|Set Decoration||John McCarthy, Jr & Perry Murdock|
Epilogue – based on the teleplay “A Grave for Cully Brown” by Albert Aley and story by Ed Lasko
(LINDA JAMES rides off from the Bar B J ranch yard.)
BRYAN JAMES: The way she came. I never thought she’d leave the same way.
JESS HARPER: Well, it’s better than the way Cully left.
BRYAN JAMES: Yeah. Sorry you gotta leave so soon. Like to get to know you better.
JESS HARPER: Same here. They’re gonna be wonderin’ what happened to me back home. Sides, I gotta backtrack and take that letter you gave me to the sheriff. Dad gum, I sure hope he can read.
BRYAN JAMES: Well, if you have any trouble, send him out to see me.
JESS HARPER: You bet I will.
BRYAN JAMES: I’ll, ah, send your money as soon as I get it from the government.
JESS HARPER: Ah.. now wait a minute, that ain’t your debt.
BRYAN JAMES: Mmm. You got some pay comin’. Cully won’t be able to spend his.
JESS HARPER: (Looks down at the ground) No, I reckon not. (Looks up) Alright. (Shakes BRYAN JAMES’ hand) Thank you.
BRYAN JAMES: Good luck.
(JESS HARPER mounts his horse, waves and rides out the B J Ranch gate.)
Sand River Valley, United States of America
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