In the second film of Monogram's Joe Palooka series, Joe is 'used', by two state senators scheming to obtain oil-rich lands, in a publicity campaign to get the land transferred to the state... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Leon Errol ...
Joe Kirkwood Jr. ...
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Elyse Knox ...
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Harry Mitchell
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Sen. McCarden
Stanley Prager ...
Rapadsky
Warren Hymer ...
Louie - Sparring Partner
Richard Lane ...
Phillips
Cliff Nazarro ...
First Character
Fritz Feld ...
Club Steward
Sarah Padden ...
Louis Jean Heydt ...
Chairman
Freddie Steele ...
Prizefighter Freddie Steele
Tom Harmon ...
Himself (as Tommy Harmon)
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In the second film of Monogram's Joe Palooka series, Joe is 'used', by two state senators scheming to obtain oil-rich lands, in a publicity campaign to get the land transferred to the state, supposedly for a park. When Joe learns that he has been used as a dupe he becomes disillusioned, and leaves the prize=fighting profession. But, his manager, sparring partners and fiancée manage to expose the land-grab scheme, clear Joe's name, and discredit the crooked politicians. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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5 October 1946 (USA)  »

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Campeón dinamita  »

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