TV Series | TV-PG | | Western
The adventures of Ben Cartwright and his sons as they run and defend their ranch while helping the surrounding community.
After eleven seasons, the show's theme music was replaced at the start of season twelve by an original tune composed by David Rose. Rose continued to work with Michael Landon after this show ceased production, by becoming the resident composer on ... ...
I'll swear you in. Do you?
Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright: I do.
Deputy Sheriff: You are.
The hairstyles worn by all characters were those of its 20th century filming era, rather its 19th century setting.
The opening and closing credits show a picture on the screen that corresponds with whatever credit is being given ("Music by" is accompanied by a man playing a violin, "Written by" has a Mark Twain-inspired writer type holding a book with "Bonanza" written on its cover, etc.)
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