The Dead End Kids on Dress Parade (1939)

Genres - Comedy  |   Sub-Genres - Coming-of-Age  |   Run Time - 62 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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In this entry in the long-running series, one of the Kids goes to military school and learns, with the help of his late father's friend who promised to watch over the lad, to be a real man. The kid is initially, quite rebellious. One boy tries to help him, but the kid throws him out a second story window. Eventually the kid grows up and becomes a hero by saving another boy's life during a dangerous fire. This was the final entry in the series.

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delinquency, misfit, academy, bully, cadet, courage, death, father, fire, military, military-school, promise, reform [improve], school, transition, unruly, weapons, window, child, dress, parade