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- Apr 24, 2006
- Charlotte, NC
- Real Name
- Matt Hough
There is dual star power at the helm of Robert Aldrich’s The Frisco Kid, but despite the best efforts of Gene Wilder and Harrison Ford to liven up an overlong comedy-drama set in the pre-Civil War Old West, their combined energies only produce average and wildly uneven results.
The Frisco Kid (1979)
Released: 13 Jul 1979
Runtime: 119 min
Director: Robert Aldrich
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Cast: Gene Wilder, Harrison Ford, Ramon Bieri
Writer(s): Michael Elias, Frank Shaw
Plot: A Polish rabbi wanders through the Old West on his way to lead a synagogue in San Francisco. On the way, he is nearly burned at the stake by Native Americans and almost killed by outlaws.
IMDB rating: 6.3