RIVERBOAT: ESCAPE TO MEMPHIS (TV)

Summary

One in this series of dramas about the riverboat "Enterprise," her captain and crew, and their travels along the Mississippi, Missouri, and Ohio rivers during the 1840s. In this episode, Laura Sutton, a rich woman who has killed her husband in self-defense, takes refuge on the "Enterprise" to escape Jarrett, her wicked brother-in-law. Commercials deleted.

Details

  • NETWORK: NBC
  • DATE: October 25, 1959 Sunday 7:00 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:50:00
  • COLOR/B&W: B&W
  • CATALOG ID: T80:0115
  • GENRE: Drama, action/adventure
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Drama, action/adventure
  • SERIES RUN: NBC - TV series, 1959-1961
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CREDITS

    • John Larkin … Producer
    • John Rich … Director
    • Bob Duncan … Writer
    • Wanda Duncan … Writer
    • Richard B. Larkin … Writer
    • Albert Sendrey … Music by
    • Elmer Bernstein … Theme Music by
    • Darren McGavin … Cast, Capt. Grey Holden
    • Burt Reynolds … Cast, Ben Frazer
    • Jeanne Crain … Cast, Laura Sutton
    • Claude Akins … Cast, Jarrett Sutton
    • Philip Reed … Cast, Dave Raleigh
    • June Dayton … Cast, Ellen Raleigh
    • William D. Gordon … Cast, Travis
    • Richard Wessel … Cast, Carney
    • Robert Burton … Cast, Doctor
    • Forrest Lewis … Cast, Mr. Chambers
    • John Holland … Cast, Tom Sutton