The Cartwrights rode into living rooms across America every Sunday night for nearly a generation – bringing with them fun, adventure and color TV.

Bonanza (1959-73)

An entertaining, family-oriented Western that mixed drama and humor, Bonanza was a mainstay of the NBC Sunday night lineup for over a decade following a shaky start on Saturday nights. It was also the first hour-long TV show to be produced and aired in full-color.


Here’s a quick summary:

The Wild West adventures of Ben Cartwright and his sons as they run and defend their Nevada ranch while helping the surrounding community.


Many folks have fond memories of watching the adventures of the Cartright family with their own family on Sunday nights.  Let us know what you thought of it by leaving your 3-word review in the comments section, below.

And then get out there and do yer chores, those cattle aren’t going to water themselves!

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