Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Notes (3)

  • Changing only the character names, writer D.D. Beauchamp used this same story for an episode of Wanted Dead Or Alive entitled Prison Trail (1960).

  • This episode was the pilot for Wanted: Dead or Alive, the series which made Steve McQueen a star.

  • With this episode, Trackdown moved from CBS Fridays to CBS Wednesdays.

Trivia (1)

  • Character actor Ed Prentiss set the scene for each episode with a short, opening voiceover.