A Polish rabbi wanders through the Old West on his way to lead a synagogue in San Francisco. On the way he is nearly burnt at the stake by Indians and almost killed by outlaws. Written by
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This kosher cowboy hasn't got a prayer -- but plenty of laughs.
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Did You Know?
One of two western comedies released in 1979. The other was The Villain
(1979). See more
The mezuzah on the doorpost of the Jewish home in San Francisco where Avram drops off the Torah is facing away from the inside of the home. This is incorrect. The top of the mezuzah should be facing towards the inside of the home. See more
[Avram creeps up to the home of Mr. Bender, where Avram's intended fiancee lives, to leave the Torah at the door and sneak away. The younger daughter, Rosalie, unexpectedly opens the door
[She exclaims in surprise as he tumbles to her feet, then scrambles to stand up
Hello. Uh, howdy.
[stunned by her beauty, he repeats himself
Howdy. How do? Uh, hello there.
Do you want something?
Uh, well, um, do I want - No! Well. Goldang it, ma'am, my name is Tommy Lillard, and I come from the ...
Waltz 'Gold and Silver'
Composed by Franz Lehár See more