Famed urban attorney Ben Walker leaves the fast paced world to buy a Mississippi tug boat and practice law from there. Cruising the river with help from Stella and Lafe, he finds difficult cases wherever he docks.

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1984   1983   1982  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Ralph Waite ...  Ben Walker 23 episodes, 1983-1984
Linda Miller ...  Stella McMullen 23 episodes, 1983-1984
Stan Shaw ...  Lafayette 'Lafe' Tate 23 episodes, 1983-1984
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Famed urban attorney Ben Walker leaves the fast paced world to buy a Mississippi tug boat and practice law from there. Cruising the river with help from Stella and Lafe, he finds difficult cases wherever he docks.

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law | river | tug boat | See All (3) »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 June 1982 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

(24 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Shot on location in Kimmswick, Missouri. Founded in 1859, Kimmswick its a small historical district of 100 residents and quaint gift and craft shops. Located on the banks of the Mississippi River, 25 miles south of St. Louis. A new refurbished paddle wheel river boat is scheduled for tourist excursions, starting in the summer of 2017. See more »

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