The Frisco Kid

  • 1979
  • Movie
  • PG
  • Comedy, Western

A weakly scripted, largely unfunny comedy-western intermittently helped by Gene Wilder's then-considerable charm. Wilder plays a Polish rabbi who is making his way through the Wild West to lead a congregation in San Francisco. Victimized by sharpers and almost killed by outlaws and Indians, he's repeatedly rescued by a grim-faced gunman (Ford) who inexplicably...read more

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01:12 — A Polish rabbi stranded in the American wild west teams up with a daring bank robber to get to his new congregation in San Francisco.

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  • Released: 1979
  • Rating: PG
  • Review: A weakly scripted, largely unfunny comedy-western intermittently helped by Gene Wilder's then-considerable charm. Wilder plays a Polish rabbi who is making his way through the Wild West to lead a congregation in San Francisco. Victimized by sharpers and al… (more)

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