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The Frisco Kid (1979)

PG 07/06/1979 (US) WesternComedy 1h 54m

This kosher cowboy hasn't got a prayer -- but plenty of laughs.


Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked by con men to pay for the trip to go west, then they leave him and his belongings scattered along a deserted road. He is befriended by a stranger, Tommy, who is a bank robber and have many adventures during their journey.

  1. Robert Aldrich


  2. Frank Shaw


  3. Michael Elias


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  1. Gene Wilder

    Gene Wilder


  2. Harrison Ford

    Harrison Ford


  3. Ramon Bieri

    Ramon Bieri

    Mr. Jones

  4. Val Bisoglio

    Chief Gray Cloud

  5. George DiCenzo

    George DiCenzo

    Darryl Diggs

  6. Leo Fuchs

    Chief Rabbi

  7. Penny Peyser

    Penny Peyser


  8. William Smith

    William Smith

    Matt Diggs

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The Frisco Kid
The Frisco Kid

Status Released

Original Language English

Budget $9,200,000.00

Revenue $9,346,177.00


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