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The Contender (1944)





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In this drama, a truck driver will do almost anything to keep his son in a prestigious military academy. To pay the tuition, the trucker becomes a prizefighter. Unfortunately the pugilist is drug down by booze and a gold-digging blond. His friends assist him, he makes up with his former gal, and gets together with his son who wasn't interested at all interested in attending that expensive school.


Buster Crabbe
as Gary Farrel
Arline Judge
as Linda Martin
Donald Mayo
as Mickey Farrel
Julie Gibson
as Rita Langdon
Sam Flint
as Commandant
Duke York
as Bomber
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