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Overview

Annie (Ann Gillis), an orphan, (based on Harold Gray's comic strip but who is at no point in the film called 'Little Orphan Annie), is befriended by a fight manager, 'Pop' Corrigan (J. Farrell MacDonald). She brings him Johnny Adams (Robert Kent), a promising prizefighter. Annie gets the people of the neighborhood to finance his training. But on the night of Johnny's big fight, a gambling syndicate locks him in a gymnasium and it appears the neighborhood folks will lose their investment.

  1. Samuel Ornitz

    Screenplay, Story

  2. Harold Gray

    Characters

  3. Ben Holmes

    Director

  4. Budd Schulberg

    Screenplay

  5. Endre Bohem

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Ann Gillis

    Ann Gillis

    Annie

  2. Robert Kent

    Robert Kent

    Johnny Adams

  3. June Travis

    June Travis

    Mary Ellen

  4. J. Farrell MacDonald

    J. Farrell MacDonald

    'Pop' Corrigan

  5. J. M. Kerrigan

    J. M. Kerrigan

    Tom Jennings

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Little Orphan Annie
Little Orphan Annie

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Status Released

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  • December 2, 1938
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 0m

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