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Cadets on Parade (1942)

 -  Drama  -  22 January 1942 (USA)
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Austin Shannon, after showing cowardice in sports and unable to adjust to student life, decides he is a misfit at military school and runs away. He meets newsboy Joe Novak and they become ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Freddie Bartholomew ...
Jimmy Lydon ...
Joe Novak
Joseph Crehan ...
Jeff Shannon
Raymond Hatton ...
Gus Novak
Minna Gombell ...
Della
Robert Warwick ...
Colonel Metcalfe
Kenneth MacDonald ...
Dr. Nesbitt
Jack Gardner ...
Photographer
Chuck Hamilton ...
Cop
Emory Parnell ...
Inspector Kennedy
Eight Ball the Dog ...
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Austin Shannon, after showing cowardice in sports and unable to adjust to student life, decides he is a misfit at military school and runs away. He meets newsboy Joe Novak and they become friends. A $1000 reward is posted for Freddie's return but Joe doesn't take advantage of it. Joe desires an education so Austin tutors him, while Joe teaches Austin how to box, play baseball and football... without flinching. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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"I Was Born With A Silver Spoon"..."Life Have Me A Wooden Nickel..." It's an action-filled drama of two American boys...both the stuff of heroes! See more »

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Drama

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22 January 1942 (USA)  »

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It's Tough to Be a Hero  »

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