The Barbara Stanwyck Show

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  • 1960
  • 1 Season
  • 8.0  (174)

Stella fills in for her sheriff husband with herself and deputy Homer transporting a killer Leroy. He gets the upper hand and escapes but with Stella handcuffed to him.

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A Man's Game
27. A Man's Game
July 3, 1961
In a semi-comedic tale of frontier times, a woman named "Chris Mathews" is sworn in as a pro tempore sheriff, but she decides she'll run for the office in an upcoming election. The men of the town decide to show her up with a fake robbery, but the robber double crosses them.
Big Jake
26. Big Jake
June 5, 1961
A craggy old police detective and a young reporter investigate a safe cracking. They suspect an old ex-con offender, now living with his daughter's family. He turns himself in, confessing everything, though the detective smells a rat. Meanwhile, the actual perpetrators plan another job.
The Hitch-Hiker
25. The Hitch-Hiker
May 19, 1961
A lady lawyer and her author husband encounter a starving young woman and her baby, and take them in. Soon they discover she's a Czech refugee that is hiding from a local rich woman she worked for as a maid, and who wants to take away the child. The lawyer takes up the case and discovers secrets about the vindictive matron.
The Assasin
24. The Assasin
May 15, 1961
After her boss dies, Louise Forest is accused of embezzlement by Mr. Carlisle, one of the partners. After admitting it, she leaves to think over her options, then meets Joe who has been sent to cause her harm.
Little Big Mouth
23. Little Big Mouth
May 8, 1961
Famous newspaper woman Nelly Bly goes to a far western Indian reservation looking for a story, and finds a doctor in charge, one that seems to start fights more than solve problems. She threatens to write a damning story on him, but has a change of heart after talking to his niece and accompanying him on an errand of mercy.
Yanqui Go Home
22. Yanqui Go Home
May 1, 1961
Just ahead of vicious revolutionaries, an American engineer and his wife escape from their home, a jungle oil field. Soon, they are hijacked by counter revolutionaries, and get caught in a gunfight and chase. They join one in his quest to keep religious items from falling into the wrong hands, and along the way the man reveals intimate secrets about his past to his wife.
Frightened Doll
21. Frightened Doll
April 24, 1961
Hazel Wexley, a downcast woman, is befriended by a mobster who makes her happy. But after his unexpected death she is left with a mysterious briefcase.
The Choice
20. The Choice
April 17, 1961
Past closing time at an out of the way nightclub, the woman that runs it waits for the last customer to leave, then hears on the radio of an escaped killer mental patient is in the area. When another man shows up, she enlists his help-but then realizes HE might actually be the wanted man.
Sign of the Zodiac
19. Sign of the Zodiac
April 3, 1961
After the death of her husband, Madge Terry goes to a psychic accompanied by her sister-in-law Helene. Pierre claims to be in touch with the deceased's spirit, which Madge fears will reveal something she wants kept secret.
High Tension
18. High Tension
March 27, 1961
Escaping a cruel husband, socialite Fran Elick and her deaf son take a bus in the rural countryside during a stormy night. An accident throws the boy out of the bus and leaves a power line spitting a deadly electric current on it's metal frame, lethal if touched.
Adventure on Hapiness Street
17. Adventure on Hapiness Street
March 20, 1961
As countless old and sick people are forced to leave Red China, they seek medical help from a small free clinic run by an American in Hong Kong. He's running out of needed medicine, but a wealthy friend secures some through her black market contact, but he double crosses them when the bottles are switched.
The Golden Acres
16. The Golden Acres
March 13, 1961
In a small Midwestern town in 1905, a scheming woman dominates her two weak- willed brothers. She has her deceased father's will forged to give her control over the family fortune and risks it all on a plot of land she believes will be needed for a factory that will be built.
Shock
15. Shock
March 6, 1961
After the sudden death of her little girl, a nervous woman goes into a trance-like catatonic state. Her friends and family debate what to do with her. After friends and doctors are stumped, the solution is found in the form of a Hawaiian doll.
Along the Barbary Coast
14. Along the Barbary Coast
February 17, 1961
In 1890's San Francisco, saloon keeper Trixie is reunited with an old lover, a returning prisoner of war. She finds his ardor cooled when he finds her partners with a notorious hijacker. After shooting a detective, the crook hides in Trixie's house-but will she protect him?
Confession
13. Confession
February 20, 1961
Her overbearing and jealous husband drives a woman to leave him and seek a divorce with a sleazy lawyer. They begin an affair and the plan grows into a plot to frame the husband for her murder as the illicit couple skip the country with valuable documents.
Big Career
12. Big Career
February 13, 1961
Harriet Melvane is a successful business woman, choosing work over time with her husband. After his tragic death she has regrets until a discussion with her mother-in-law.
The Sisters
11. The Sisters
February 6, 1961
When her sister's little boy becomes serious ill and must go into hospital for a dangerous operation, she visits the estranged father while pretending to be a wealthy eccentric. The hard part is that he has no idea he is a father, the fact kept from him by a spiteful spouse.
Dragon by the Tail
10. Dragon by the Tail
January 30, 1961
Josephine Little, an expatriate American importer-exporter of sometimes unscrupulous dealings, is recruited by Central Intelligence Agency operatives in Hong Kong to help recover an American born scientist away from the communists, holding him in North Vietnam. She goes through with the dangerous mission, in hopes of securing a scrap metal deal with the U.S. government.
Dear Charlie
9. Dear Charlie
January 23, 1961
Two wealthy old spinster sisters put an ad in the paper for a man to board with them, and it's answered by a grifter named Charlie. They fall for him, and soon are jealously vying for his attentions. He plays them off one another until both are ready to poison the other.
Size 10
8. Size 10
January 16, 1961
In the high-pressure world of the garment industry, one woman runs a successful company of her own, yet her best designs suddenly appear being produced by her competitors, as her boyfriend keeps trying to get her to leave the business and marry him.
Night Visitor
7. Night Visitor
January 9, 1961
Through with her marriage to a doctor, a self-centered woman prepares to close up her beachfront home and fly off to Paris. She leaves the last details to her butler. A woman is let in who claims to be her husband's paramour, but turns out to be in cahoots with the butler, and plan to kill the woman and take her money and valuables.
Out of the Shadows
6. Out of the Shadows
December 19, 1960
A lady psychiatrist is assigned to evaluate a scruffy horn player with a violent streak. Though much younger than the doctor, he becomes obsessed with her and humiliating her. His psychotic fixation leads to stalking her to her apartment.Trouble is she can't get the other doctors to believe her.
Ironbark's Bride
5. Ironbark's Bride
November 28, 1960
Crusty old farmer and wealthiest man in town, Ironbank, sends for a bride and draws a middle aged woman and teen aged son. The boy gives him cool reception, and repeatedly displeases him. Soon his real father, a gunman, whom was assumed dead all along, shows up looking to blackmail his wife.
The Secret of Mrs. Randall
4. The Secret of Mrs. Randall
November 21, 1960
A conservative oil drilling company is run by a lady president, the widow of the man who started it. She upsets her board of executives by insisting that a former employee who was sent to prison for embezzling the company's payroll be paroled, but refuses to explain why.
The Miraculous Journey of Tadpole Chan
3. The Miraculous Journey of Tadpole Chan
November 14, 1960
Josephine Little stays busy with her business in post war Hong Kong but falls for the charms of a young boy Tadpole, who is homeless. She works to get him stateside clashing with government official Dobson in the process.
House in Order
2. House in Order
November 7, 1960
Elizabeth Mowry is told by her doctor to prepare her family and arrange her affairs, as she needs an emergency heart operation. Her daughter Susan though is resentful and is prepared to elope with her beau Jed.
The Key to the Killer
1. The Key to the Killer
October 31, 1960
Stella fills in for her sheriff husband with herself and deputy Homer transporting a killer Leroy. He gets the upper hand and escapes but with Stella handcuffed to him.
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Stella fills in for her sheriff husband with herself and deputy Homer transporting a killer Leroy. He gets the upper hand and escapes but with Stella handcuffed to him. The Barbara Stanwyck Show is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (27 episodes). The series first aired on October 31, 1960.

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  • Premiere Date
    October 31, 1960
  • IMDB Rating
    8.0  (174)