Smoke (television) Two-part television show; aired on February 1 and 8, 1970. Directed by Vincent McEveety. A boy, Chris, mourning the loss of his father cares for an injured dog named Smoke. When he finds out the dog’s real owner may be around, he runs away, only to become a hero by saving an elderly couple from a fire. Stars Earl Holliman, Ronny Howard, Jacqueline Scott, Shug Fisher, Andy Devine, Pamelyn Ferdin, Kelly Thordsen.