Menace on the Mountain (television) Two-part television show; aired on March 1 and 8, 1970. Directed by Vincent McEveety. A boy struggles to take care of his family during the Civil War, after his father joins the Confederate Army. To help pay the taxes, he captures a mountain lion for the bounty, angering another man who also wanted the money. When the war ends, outlaws take over the family’s ranch and the army has to come to save the day. Stars Mitch Vogel, Charles Aidman, Patricia Crowley, Albert Salmi, Richard Anderson, Dub Taylor, Eric Shea, Jodie Foster.