The Frisco Kid (1979)


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.

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Movie Score: 6.1/10 from 65 votes
Release Date: 1979-07-06
Status: Released
Run time: 114 min / 1:54
Production Studio : Warner Bros. Pictures
Production Country: United States of America
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The Frisco Kid Casts

Gene Wilder
as Avram
Harrison Ford
as Tommy
Ramon Bieri
as Mr. Jones
Val Bisoglio
as Chief Gray Cloud
George DiCenzo
as Darryl Diggs
Leo Fuchs
as Chief Rabbi
Penny Peyser
as Rosalie
William Smith
as Matt Diggs
Vincent Schiavelli
as Brother Bruno

The Frisco Kid Crew

Directing Robert Aldrich Director
Writing Michael Elias Writer
Writing Frank Shaw Writer
Production Mace Neufeld Producer
Production Hawk Koch Executive Producer
Production Mel Dellar Associate Producer
Sound Frank De Vol Original Music Composer
Camera Robert B. Hauser Director of Photography
Editing Jack Horger Editor
Editing Irving Rosenblum Editor
Editing Maury Winetrobe Editor
Art Terence Marsh Production Design
Art Marvin March Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Giannina Bush Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up William Turner Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Leland V. Crawford Hairstylist
Production Edward Teets Unit Production Manager
Directing Mel Dellar Assistant Director