The Shakiest Gun in the West (1968)

Director
Alan Rafkin

Main cast
Don Knotts; Barbara Rhoades; Jackie Coogan; Ruth McDevitt; Frank McGrath

Genres
Comedy, Family, Western

Description
Jesse W. Haywood (Don Knotts) graduates from dental school in Philadelphia in 1870 and goes west to become a frontier dentist. Penelope "Bad Penny" Cushing (Barbara Rhoades) is offered a pardon if she will track down a ring of gun smugglers. She tricks Haywood into a sham marriage as a disguise. Haywood inadvertently becomes the legendary "Doc the Haywood" after he guns down "Arnold the Kid".


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