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.

  1. Lewis Seiler


  2. Dalton Trumbo


  3. Richard Macaulay


  4. Jerry Wald


Top Billed Cast

  1. Pat O’Brien

    Pat O’Brien

    William Jennings 'Billy / 'Square Shooting Murph' Murphy

  2. Wayne Morris

    Wayne Morris

    Homer Baston

  3. Joan Blondell

    Joan Blondell

    Doris Harvey

  4. May Robson

    May Robson

    Margaret 'Maggie' / 'Ma' Manell

  5. Jane Wyman

    Jane Wyman

    Marian Bronson

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The Kid From Kokomo
The Kid From Kokomo


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Status Released

Release Information

  • May 23, 1939


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget -

Revenue -



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