MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 7,491 this week

Sidekicks (1974)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Western  -  21 March 1974 (USA)
7.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.0/10 from 32 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

Traveling through the West right after the Civil War, two con men hatch a scheme to try to collect the $15,000 bounty offered for the capture of an outlaw.

Director:

Writers:

, (characters)
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 titles
created 17 Feb 2012
 
a list of 69 titles
created 08 Oct 2012
 
a list of 111 titles
created 11 months ago
 
list image
a list of 761 titles
created 4 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Sidekicks" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Sidekicks (TV Movie 1974)

Sidekicks (TV Movie 1974) on IMDb 7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Sidekicks.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Skin Game (1931)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

An old traditional family and a modern family battle over land in a small English village and almost destroy each other.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: Edmund Gwenn, Jill Esmond, C.V. France
Freeman (TV Movie 1977)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Director: Lloyd Richards
Stars: Chip Fields, Louis Gossett Jr., Paulene Myers
The Choirboys (1977)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A group of Los Angeles cops decide to take off some of the pressures of their jobs by engaging in various forms of after-hours debauchery.

Director: Robert Aldrich
Stars: Charles Durning, Louis Gossett Jr., Perry King
It's Good to Be Alive (TV Movie 1974)
Biography | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The story of former Brooklyn Dodger catcher Roy Campanella, whose career was cut short when he lost the use of his legs in an auto accident in January of 1958.

Director: Michael Landon
Stars: Paul Winfield, Louis Gossett Jr., Ruby Dee
Adventure | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In 1896, three whalers are stranded in the Arctic North Canada and seek refuge with an Eskimo tribe. Gradually they gain control with the Eskimo village and introduce gambling, booze, theft... See full summary »

Director: Philip Kaufman
Stars: Warren Oates, Timothy Bottoms, Louis Gossett Jr.
The Lazarus Syndrome (TV Movie 1978)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

An adulterous newspaper reporter, who has just experienced a heart attack, pesters a black doctor into investigating the questionable medical practices taking place at the hospital where both are residing.

Director: Jerry Thorpe
Stars: Louis Gossett Jr., Ronald Hunter, E.G. Marshall
Sidekicks (1992)
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A bullied teen who fantasizes about being Chuck Norris' sidekick trains in martial arts to fulfill his dreams.

Director: Aaron Norris
Stars: Chuck Norris, Beau Bridges, Jonathan Brandis
To Kill a Cop (TV Movie 1978)
Thriller | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Gary Nelson
Stars: Joe Don Baker, Desi Arnaz Jr., Christine Belford
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The story of Delancey Street Foundation, a self-help group devoted to reclaiming ex-junkies, ex-convicts and others.

Director: James Frawley
Stars: Walter McGinn, Carmine Caridi, Michael Conrad
Companions in Nightmare (TV Movie 1968)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

One of the patients in a group-therapy session conducted by a famous psychiatrist is a murderer.

Director: Norman Lloyd
Stars: Gig Young, Anne Baxter, Patrick O'Neal
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Quince Drew
...
Jason O'Rourke
...
Prudy Jenkins
...
Boss
...
Sheriff Jenkins
...
Max
Gene Evans ...
Sam
...
Tom
Dick Peabody ...
Ed
...
Drunk
...
Luke
Dick Haynes ...
Man
Bill Shannon ...
Carl (as Billy Shannon)
Tyler McVey ...
Jones
Edit

Storyline

Traveling through the West right after the Civil War, two con men hatch a scheme to try to collect the $15,000 bounty offered for the capture of an outlaw.

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Western

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 March 1974 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dos pillos en el Oeste  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Jason O'Rourke: The life we lead! In and out of jail...in and out of trouble. On the verge of being killed all the time.
Quince Drew: Yeah. Well, when you put it like that, it doesn't sound so bad, does it?
See more »

Connections

Version of Skin Game (1971) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Excellent Comedy
30 September 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As the other reviewer here states, this is a great and sadly neglected comedy. I loved it back in the 70s and it needs to be released on DVD!!!! Larry Hagman and Jack Elam were fantastic. Hagman played such a great role on I Dream of Jeannie and here he continued with his great sense of timing and comedic skills that would eventually fade into his later years doing serious drama in Dallas, where he transformed into the anti-Nelson character JR. He showed great versatility in these two roles alone, yet appeared in many other films. Those who appreciate Hagman as a great comedian must see this film and Sidekicks must be released on DVD soon!


1 of 1 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Skin Game ervinphillips
Discuss Sidekicks (1974) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?