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Clarence Marks (story)
Wellyn Totman (screenplay)
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Release Date:
6 January 1939 (USA) See more »
A prize-winning stallion breeds off-guard with a mare owned by his rival. The colt is trained to race from birth, eventually running in the Kentucky Derby against another horse owned by its sire. | Add synopsis »


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Ralph Byrd ... Ben Marshall

Mary Carlisle ... Marian

Robert Allen ... Greg Bogart

George 'Gabby' Hayes ... 'Gramps' Montrose (as George Hayes)
Marvin Stephens ... Hefty

Charles C. Wilson ... Spencer Bogart (as Charles Wilson)

Kenne Duncan ... Brady (as Kenneth Duncan)
Victor Kilian ... Wilson
Edwin Brian ... Colton (as Eddie Brian)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Eddie Acuff ... (uncredited)

John Beach ... Oddsmaker (uncredited)
Phil Dunham ... Pete, Bar Owner (uncredited)
Charley Foy ... Henchman (uncredited)
Harrison Greene ... (uncredited)

Al Hill ... Henchman (uncredited)
Eddie Kane ... Racing Receptionist (uncredited)
Milton Kibbee ... Reporter (uncredited)

Horace Murphy ... (uncredited)
Jack Raymond ... Henchman (uncredited)
Don Rowan ... Bit Role (uncredited)

Landers Stevens ... (uncredited)
Max Waizmann ... (uncredited)

Robert Warwick ... Commissioner (uncredited)

Directed by
Sidney Salkow 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Clarence Marks  story (as Clarence E. Marks)
Wellyn Totman  screenplay
Robert Wyler  story

Produced by
Armand Schaefer .... associate producer
Original Music by
Cy Feuer (uncredited)
William Lava (uncredited)
Cinematography by
Jack A. Marta 
Film Editing by
Ernest J. Nims 
Costume Design by
Irene Saltern 
Production Management
Al Wilson .... production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
William A. O'Connor .... assistant director (uncredited)
Camera and Electrical Department
Nels Mathias .... grip (uncredited)
Editorial Department
Murray Seldeen .... supervising editor
Music Department
Cy Feuer .... musical director
Victor Young .... composer: stock music (uncredited)

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63 min | USA:53 min (edited version)
Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA High Fidelity Recording)


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