- Awesome Music: A loud, brassy theme song from the king of loud and brassy themes, Pete Rugolo, who also did the theme music for Thriller, The Fugitive and Run For Your Life.
- Retroactive Recognition:
- Robert Duvall in "The Death of a Dream".
- Joe Don Baker in "My Mommy Got Lost".
- Richard Dreyfuss in "The Last Man in the World".
- Beau Bridges in "Ordeal By Terror".
- Sam Elliott in three episodes: "Kiss Me, Kill You", "The Fatal Hours" and "Blind Terror".
- Richard Donner directed three first-season episodes: "A Date With Terror", "The Death of a Dream" and "A Penny Game, A Two-Bit Murder".
- Charles Grodin in "A Penny Game, A Two-Bit Murder".
- Edward Asner in "The Killer Instinct".
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