“There was a lot of violence on The Rifleman. We once figured out that I killed on the average of two and a half people per show. That’s a lot of violence,” Chuck recalled with conviction.
from Chuck Connors “The Man Behind the Rifle”
by David Fury, Artist’s Press
Lucas McCain, the peace-loving rancher from North Fork, is known for using his Winchester Rifle only as a last resort. But anyone who watches The Rifleman likely has noticed that he kills a lot of people.
Someone compiled a video on YouTube and counted them all.
This Website breaks them all down by episode: The Rifleman Casualty List
Curator’s Corner: Chuck Connors’ Winchester
Outtakes from The Rifleman