The previous films in which country singer Kenny Rogers played the titular card player were less forced than this lumbering Western, which shoehorns the gamblin' man Brady Hawkes into the myth of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance
Kid. Hawkes (Rogers) takes a break from gambling to spruce the a ranch he
won in a poker game, but that project quickly falls by the wayside when he sees a newspaper photo of Butch (Scott Paulin), Sundance, Kid (Brett Cullen) and the Wild Bunch gang. To his surpise, Brady recognizes the face of his estranged, tenderfoot son, Jeremiah Hawkes (Kris Kamm), among the outlaws! Jeremiah had dropped out of his Eastern college, roamed the frontier an...