Law of the Plainsman ratings (TV show, 1959-1960) Rank is based on the average number of votes per episode adjusted with the average rating. Trend represents the amount of new votes submitted during the past 7 days.
Rank 10,576 / 19,225 Trend 0 Genres Western Seasons 1 Episodes 30 Total votes 277 Average votes 9 Average rating 8.2 / 10 Sam Buckhart was an Apache Indian who had saved the life of a U.S. Cavalry officer after an Indian ambush. When the officer died, he left Sam money that was used for an education at private schools and Harvard University. After school, he returned to New Mexico where he became a Deputy Marshal working for Marshal Andy Morrison and living in a boarding house run by Martha Commager. The only other continuing cast member was 8-year old Tess Logan, an orphan who had been rescued by Buckhart. Directors: Arthur Hilton, David Lowell Rich, Don Medford, Douglas Heyes, James Neilson, James Sheldon, Jerry Hopper, John Peyser, John Rich, Paul Landres, Paul Wendkos, Richard Whorf, Robert Gordon, Ted Post, William F. Claxton Writers: Arthur Browne Jr., Bob Barbash, Calvin Clements Sr., Cyril Hume, David Lang, David P. Harmon, Harry Kronman, Howard Dimsdale, James Edwards, John Dunkel, Milton S. Gelman, Palmer Thompson, Pat Fielder, Richard Fielder, Teddi Sherman Hint: you can examine a particular season more clearly on the graphs if you disable the trendline and all other seasons (via clicking on their labels). Episodes average rating Loading... Note: season labels indicates the average rating per episode between the parentheses. Episodes total votes Loading... Note: season labels indicates the average votes per episode between the parentheses. History (tracking since March 7, 2020) Loading... Note: amount of total votes may decrease due to periodic removal of fraudulent ones. Loading... Related TV shows Wanted: Dead or Alive Total votes: 8,478 Average rating: 7.8 The Rifleman Total votes: 13,479 Average rating: 8.1 Have Gun - Will Travel Total votes: 15,346 Average rating: 7.8 Laramie Total votes: 7,356 Average rating: 8.1 Bonanza Total votes: 29,849 Average rating: 7.3 Rawhide Total votes: 12,119 Average rating: 7.8 The Virginian Total votes: 12,003 Average rating: 7.8 Wagon Train Total votes: 12,035 Average rating: 8.1 Bat Masterson Total votes: 3,208 Average rating: 7.9 Lawman Total votes: 4,085 Average rating: 8.2