When retired racket boss John Sarto tries to reclaim his place and former friends try to kill him, he finds solace in a monastery and reinvents himself as a pious monk.

  1. Lloyd Bacon


  2. Earl Baldwin


  3. Richard Connell


  4. Richard Macaulay


  5. Jerry Wald


Top Billed Cast

  1. Edward G. Robinson

    Edward G. Robinson

    Little John T. 'Johnny' Sarto

  2. Ann Sothern

    Ann Sothern

    Florence 'Flo' Addams

  3. Humphrey Bogart

    Humphrey Bogart

    Jack Buck

  4. Donald Crisp

    Donald Crisp

    Brother Superior

  5. Ralph Bellamy

    Ralph Bellamy

    Clarence P. Fletcher

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Status Released

Release Information

  • June 8, 1940


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 28m

Budget -

Revenue -



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