The Patent Leather Kid (1927)





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An arrogant, draft-dodging prizefighter reluctantly enters the First World War to impress his girl -- only to learn the true meaning of valor and self-sacrifice when he's crippled on the battlefields of France. A typical role for popular matinee idol Barthelmess.
Drama , Romance
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Richard Barthelmess
as Patent Leather Kid
Molly O'Day
as The Golden Dancer
Lawford Davidson
as Captain Breen
Matthew Betz
as Jake Stuke
Raymond D. Turner
as Mobile Molasses
Nigel De Brulier
as French Doctor
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