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  • He's just fun to watch because everything that happens is funny to him

    • by Orrymain
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      Alias Smith and Jones: The McCreedy Bust, the second episode of this series, sets up a recurring character in Big Mac McCreedy, played by the robust and highly entertaining Burl Ives. The character comes back repeatedly throughout this western show. He’s a delight because he’s crafty, and he develops a great rapport with Hannibal Heyes and Kid

      Curry, though at first he knows them only by their aliases of Joshua Smith and Thaddeus Jones.

      Much of the success of Alias Smith and Jones comes from the clever wit and happenings in the episode. That’s why this particular show works so well. You never know for sure who has the upper hand, right down to the ...


      • very last scene. It also sets up a running theme, or question, for the series, that being will the two ex-outlaws ever come out on top, money wise, in their adventures? You have to tune in to find out.

        Along with Ives, this show introduces Cesar Romero as Senor Armendariz. He’s the rival of McCreedy. He,

        too, returns in future episodes, though not as often and not quite with the same relationship that forms between Heyes and Curry and McCreedy.

        The supporting cast is very good, especially Edward Andrews as the banker, Ralph Peterson. He’s just fun to watch because everything that happens is funny to him.

        The McCreedy Bust is a very good entry for this series.




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