The Champ's a Chump (1936)

Approved   |    |  Short, Comedy, Music


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As a ploy to sign a championship college boxer to a contract, Big Boy enrolls in the college the youth is attending.



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25 December 2018 | abbazabakyleman-98834
9
| A breezy boxing comedy
This short eventually gave birth to the Glove Slingers comedies that Columbia later produced from 1939-43. Guinn "Big Boy" Williams is the star of this enjoyable short as a struggling fight promoter who enrolls into the college as a way to sign a young man into a contract.

There's a bunch of comic scenes, including Williams punching everyone in sight and a wacky fight in the boxing ring, as well as a musical number from Louis Prima and his orchestra. He would later appear in the Glove Slingers short Pleased to Mitt You.

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Short | Comedy | Music | Romance | Sport

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Release Date:

20 June 1936

Language

English


Country of Origin

USA

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