The latest specials, events and marathons on INSP.


Star-Studded Stampede: Black Friday Event

What do James Arness, Clint Eastwood, Joel McCrea, Wanda Hendrix, Audie Murphy, Claude Akins, Gloria Talbott, Clint Walker, Jimmy Stewart, Shelly Winters, and Jack Lord have in common? You’ll find them all in INSP’s Star-Studded Stampede!

Your Black Friday is about to get better than ever with three (yes, count ‘em…THREE) double features and a Black and White Friday night. From Gunsmoke (the movie) to Gunsmoke (the TV show), plus episodes of Rawhide, star-studded movies, and guest stars you’ll love to spot in every TV show, it’s all too good to pass up! (Thank goodness it’s calorie free!).

7AM ET: Gunsmoke: Word of Honor

7:30AM ET: Gunsmoke: Reed Survives 

8AM ET: Cattle Empire

After the 8AM ET movie: Saddle Tramp

11:30AM ET: Gunsmoke

After the 11:30AM ET movie: Yuma

3PM ET: Bullet for a Badman

After the 3PM ET movie: Showdown

6:30PM ET: Gunsmoke: Change of Heart

7PM ET: Gunsmoke: The Bear

7:30PM ET: Gunsmoke: The Blacksmith

8PM ET: Winchester ’73

10PM ET: Gunsmoke: Deputy Festus

11PM ET: Rawhide: Incident at Dragoon Crossing

12AM ET: Rawhide: Incident of the Calico Gun

The Incredible Ed Harris

INSP fans have embraced Ed Harris, and it’s no wonder why: he’s recognizable, likable, engaging, and talented. Whether he’s starring in a Hollywood blockbuster, TV series, or a contemporary Western, Ed Harris always delivers.

This month, we’re bringing two of his finest Westerns. Catch him alongside Viggo Mortenson, Renee Zellweger, Jeremy Irons, and Amy Madigan (his wife since 1983!), and see for yourself why Ed Harris is simply incredible.


8PM ET: 
Riders of the Purple Sage

Duke the Halls: A John Wayne Movie Month

Catch John Wayne… All Month Long!

Saddle up and celebrate the season with fan favorites all month long! Enjoy The Duke at his very best in December in unforgettable Westerns! ‘Tis the season to be jolly—especially with John Wayne making this a December to remember. Fa-la-la-la-laaaa-la-la-la-la!

Christmas Day

The presents have been opened, the breakfast dishes are cleared, and now you get to “open” our gift to you: a Christmas Day lineup of movies that are perfect to enjoy with the family (or even by yourself!).

Enjoy iconic stories, beloved stars, and a mix of comedy and drama—and, of course, the best of the West—as you relax and unwind. Watch your favorite actors, including John Wayne, James Arness, Gail Russell, Rock Hudson, Bruce Dern, Betty Field, Harry Carey, and Walter Brennan.

Merry Christmas!


2PM ET: The Shepherd of the Hills

4PM ET: Gunsmoke: To the Last Man

8PM ET: Undefeated

12AM ET: Angel and the Badman

Matt Dillon Rides into Primetime!

Eight Big Weeks in Dodge City!
Mon-Thurs from 7PM ET to 10PM ET. Nov 7 – Dec 29

Watch some of the most popular Gunsmoke episodes, chosen especially for you. Black & white. Color. Half-hour episodes. Hourlong episodes–we’re mixing it up for an exciting jaunt to Dodge, four nights a week. But the real action starts with Marshal Matt Dillon and his closest friends–Doc, Chester, Festus, Quint, and of course, the charming, witty, and wise Miss Kitty.

Saddle Up Saturday

Hit the Trail Every Saturday…

The jingle of spurs. The creak of oiled leather. From gunslingers to saloon singers, the Old West is alive and well on INSP. Best keep your remote at hand and be quick on the draw. The action keeps coming every Saturday with all the Western stars you love. So, start your weekend off right—with hot coffee, some grub, and INSP. Western action starts at 9AM ET. Now, let’s ride!