First he sang about his exploits, now country great Kenny Rogers brings his cardsharp Old West hero, Brady Hawkes, to life in this hit TV-movie that spawned several sequels. While on a mission to save the son he never knew, Hawkes takes neophyte poker player Billy Montana (Bruce Boxleitner) under his wing, leading to rousing frontier adventure. With Lee Purcell, Ronnie Scribner, Harold Gould. AKA: "Kenny Rogers as The Gambler." 94 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.