R | | Drama
A naive hustler travels from Texas to New York City to seek personal fortune, finding a new friend in the process.
Robert Blake was offered the part of Ratso, but declined.
Whoopee-tee-yi-yo. Get along little dogies. It's your misfortune and none of my own.
After Joe Buck's encounter with Towny, he and Ratso board the bus to Miami. But the bus then enters the south tube of the Lincoln Tunnel, which only carries eastbound traffic into New York.
ABC edited 25 minutes from this film for its 1974 network television premiere.