NBC and Timeless Media Group present the very first episodes that started four of the longest running TV Westerns: The Virginian Episode "The Executioners" (09/19/62); Wagon Train Episode "The Willy Moran Story" (09/18/57); Laredo Episode "Lazyfoot, Where Are You?" (09/16/65); and Laramie Episode "Stage Stop" (09/15/59).
Timeless Media Group (TMG) has announced the DVD release of NBC TV Western Legends
, a 225-minute disc with the 4 "first" episodes named above, each from a classic western series that aired on the peacock network. Cost is just $9.98, so it will make a good sampler to get a feel for these legendary shows. Or a great holiday gift! It's available starting October 19th
, and here's a look at the packaging:
In our original version of this report, we used the word "pilot" to describe these episodes. That was incorrect. We regret any confusion our poor word choice caused.