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Winner Take All (1939)

When a waiter makes a lucky hit and wins a benefit prizefight, gamblers rig some fights for him; but a reporter arranges for a real boxer to put him in his place.

Director:

Otto Brower

Writers:

Frances Hyland (screenplay), Albert Ray (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Tony Martin ... Steve Bishop
Gloria Stuart ... Julie Harrison
Henry Armetta ... Papa Luigi Gambini
Slim Summerville ... Mike Muldoon
Kane Richmond ... Paulie Mitchell
Robert Allen ... Tom Walker
Inez Palange Inez Palange ... Mama Gambini
Johnnie Pirrone Jr. Johnnie Pirrone Jr. ... Tony Gambibi
Pedro de Cordoba ... Pantrelli
Betty Greco Betty Greco ... Maria Gambini
Eleanor Virzie Eleanor Virzie ... Rosa Gambini
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When a waiter makes a lucky hit and wins a benefit prizefight, gamblers rig some fights for him; but a reporter arranges for a real boxer to put him in his place.

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Taglines:

Dynamite...THIS COWBOY FIGHTER! Gorgeous...THIS GIRL MANAGER! ...But bet on Papa Gambini for laughs! (original-half-sheet-poster)


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Follows Road Demon (1938) See more »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 October 1939 (Mexico) See more »

Also Known As:

Golden Gloves See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Twentieth Century Fox See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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