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My Friend Flicka 

Set in Montana about 1900, this was a story about young Ken McLaughlin and his horse Flicka. Ken lived on a ranch with his parents Rob and Nell and the ranch-hand Gus and had many an adventure.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Gene Evans ...  Rob McLaughlin 39 episodes, 1955-1956
Anita Louise ...  Nell McLaughlin 39 episodes, 1955-1956
Johnny Washbrook Johnny Washbrook ...  Ken McLaughlin 39 episodes, 1955-1956
Frank Ferguson ...  Gus Broeberg 39 episodes, 1955-1956
Wahana Wahana ...  Flicka 39 episodes, 1955-1956
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Set in Montana about 1900, this was a story about young Ken McLaughlin and his horse Flicka. Ken lived on a ranch with his parents Rob and Nell and the ranch-hand Gus and had many an adventure.

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Adventure | Western

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TV-G
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 September 1955 (USA) See more »

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Flicka See more »

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Runtime:

(39 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Color:

Black and White (original broadcasts)| Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Flicka and the McLaughlins live on the Goose-Bar Ranch. See more »

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Referenced in Due South: They Eat Horses, Don't They? (1994) See more »

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The first TV series filmed in color, and Fox's very first series
31 May 2009 | by bydandforeverSee all my reviews

A great, although short-lived (due to Anita Louise's departure) family series. There is now a comprehensive web site on the ground-breaking series that lists everything about the cast, crew, episodes, horses, stunts, etc. The series was based on Mary O'Hara's best-selling books, as was the motion picture of the same name starring Roddy McDowall that preceded it. It concerns a boy named Ken McLaughlin (played by Johnny Washbrook) who lives on a ranch (The Goose Bar Ranch, near mythical Coulee Springs, Wyoming) with his father, Rob (played by Gene Evans), his mother, Nell (played by Anita Louise), and their ranch hand Gus (played by Frank Ferguson), and is set around 1900. It was a well-written series that had several famous guest stars. The series was broadcast on all three major networks at one time or another, as well as the Disney Channel.


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