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The Duke Steps Out (1929)

Millionaire's son Duke wants to be a champion boxer but takes time out to enroll in college when he sees co-ed Susie. The students wonder about his having a chauffeur and house full of ... See full summary »

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Millionaire's son Duke wants to be a champion boxer but takes time out to enroll in college when he sees co-ed Susie. The students wonder about his having a chauffeur and house full of servants. Susie likes him but, to get rid of her, his manager tells her Duke already has a New York chorus girl. As the students listen to a radio broadcast of his victorious fight from San Francisco, she learns that the student Duke is the boxer Duke and that there is no chorus girl. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Greatest Fight Story In History

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O Novo Campeão  »

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The sound discs accompanying this film survive, and are held at the UCLA Film and Television Archive. See more »

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Referenced in Hollywood Hist-o-Rama: Joan Crawford (1962) See more »

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Just You
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Music by William Axt and David Mendoza
Lyrics by Raymond Klages
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