The Contender (1944)

Genres - Drama  |   Sub-Genres - Sports Drama  |   Release Date - May 10, 1944 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 63 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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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.

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boxing, alcoholism, child, expensive, family, finances, friendship, golddigger, loot, military-academy, prizefighter, rescue, reunion, son, sports, truckdriver, tuition