Entre 1958 e 1963, houve uma série de TV  de muito sucesso que se chamava O HOMEM DO RIFLE.

Era estrelada pelo ator Chuck Connors, vivendo um pai viúvo que vivia com seu filho pequeno em um rancho do velho oeste (North Folk, New Mexico) e tinha como arma uma espingarda Winchester .

Lucas Mc Cain ajudava o Xerife Micah Torrance a manter a ordem e afastar vilões e malfeitores.

Olhando o elenco da série, nos deparamos com aparições dos então iniciantes Lee van Cleef, Richard Anderson, Warren Oates, Claude Atkins, John Carradine, Dennis Hopper, Michal Landon, Sammy Davis Jr., Vic Morrow, James Drury e James Coburn.

Uma constelação de astros dos anos posteriores.

 

Between 1959 and 1963, there was a TV series called THE RIFLEMAN, with a huge success.

It was protagonized by Chuck Connors, as a widower that lived with his young son in a ranch of the Old West (North Fols, New Mexico) and have as gun a Winchester.

Lucas McCain all the time helped the Marshall Micah Torrance to avoid criminals and villains.

Looking in the cast of the series we can see names like Lee van Cleef, Richard Anderson, Warren Oates, Claude Atkins, John Carradine, Dennis Hopper, Michal Landon, Sammy Davis Jr., Vic Morrow, James Drury e James Coburn.

At that time they were rookies. Years later, they also become stars.