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Golden Gloves (1940)

Approved | | Crime, Drama, Sport | 2 August 1940 (USA)
Bill Crane, an up and coming honest boxer, runs afoul of Taggerty and his fellow racketeers by fighting fair. They set out to ruin Crane but with the support of his girl Mary and newspaperman Matson the pugilist stands up to the mob.

Director:

Edward Dmytryk

Writers:

Maxwell Shane (screenplay), Lewis R. Foster (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Richard Denning ... Bill Crane
Jeanne Cagney ... Mary Parker (as Jean Cagney)
J. Carrol Naish ... Joe Taggerty
Robert Paige ... Wally Matson
William Frawley ... Emory Balzar
Edward Brophy ... Potsy Brill
Robert Ryan ... Pete Wells
George Ernest ... Joey Parker
David Durand ... Gumdrop Wilbur
James Seay ... Jimmy
Sidney Miller ... Sammy Sachs
Alec Craig ... Editor MacDonald
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Storyline

Bill Crane, an up and coming honest boxer, runs afoul of Taggerty and his fellow racketeers by fighting fair. They set out to ruin Crane but with the support of his girl Mary and newspaperman Matson the pugilist stands up to the mob.

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Taglines:

HE WASN'T AFRAID OF NOBODY, SEE...but it took a smart little red-head to drape him on the ropes...! (original print ad) See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama | Sport

Certificate:

Approved | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2 August 1940 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Guantes de oro See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Paramount Pictures See more »
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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Quentin Breese (aka "Baby"), the boxing double for the film, was a professional boxer and ranked as one of the first ten light weights in the world, losing only 15 of 100 fights in his career. See more »

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