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2.9
14 Ratings

King of the Gypsies

Directed by Frank Pierson
United States, 1978
Drama

Synopsis

In this fascinating exploration of contemporary gypsy life in America, Eric Roberts plays defiant gypsy youth Dave Stepanowicz, who tries to turn his back on his legacy but can’t escape it when his dying grandfather makes Dave the tribe’s new leader.

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King of the Gypsies Directed by Frank Pierson

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1979 | Nominee: Best Motion Picture Acting Debut - Male