A rabbi from Poland goes to America to lead a Jewish community. When he arrives in America he is hijacked and has to work his way across the country. On the way he meets up with a bank robber and they form a friendship, have many (mis)adventures including being captured by Indians. Written by
This kosher cowboy hasn't got a prayer -- but plenty of laughs.
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The opening credits are still being shown at the 16-minute mark. See more
When Avram's horse gets spooked by the rattlesnake, Avram begins yelling but his mouth doesn't move. See more
[Trying to catch a wild 'chicken'
Chicken, chicken, chicken! Chickie-chickie-chickie-chicken! Come here,
I don't want to hurt you, I just want to eat you.
[repeats in Yiddish, 'chicken' flies away
Come here, wait! I don't want to hurt you! I just want to make you kosher!
Composed by Stephen Foster
(as Stephen Collins Foster) See more