About the film
boxing boxing manager
The Kid from Kokomo
Release Date: May 23, 1939
|Production Companies||:||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Writers||:||Dalton Trumbo, Jerry Wald, Richard Macaulay|
Fast-talking promoter Pat O'Brien and his loyal sidekick Edward Brophy, aided by bubble-dancer Joan Blondell and elderly shoplifter May Robson, attempt to turn strapping but naive hayseed Wayne Morris into a championship prizefighter. Director Lewis Seiler's 1939 comedy also features Jane Wyman, Stanley Fields, Maxie Rosenbloom, Sidney Toler and Ward Bond.