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The Atomic Kid

The Atomic Kid(1954)

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Brief Synopsis

A uranium prospector is eating a peanut butter sandwich in the desert where atom bomb tests are being done. He becomes radioactive, and helps the FBI break up an enemy spy ring.

Cast & Crew

Mickey Rooney Barnaby "Blix" Waterberry
Robert Strauss Stan Cooper
Elaine Davis Audrey Nelson
Bill Goodwin Dr. Rodell
Whit Bissell Dr. Edgar Pangborn
Joey Forman M.P. in hospital
Hal March Ray, FBI agent
Peter Leeds Bill, FBI agent
Fay Roope Gen. Lawler
Stanley Adams Wildcat Hooper
Robert Emmett Keane Mr. Reynolds
Bill Welsh Commentator
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 3 Dec 1954
Release Date:  1954 Production Date:  [1.85:1]
A Mickey Rooney Production
EB*
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Republic Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Republic Pictures Corp.
Duration(mins):  86 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • THE ATOMIC KID ( 1954)

    ZD 2013-06-05

    One of Mickey Rooney's forgotten gems that just recently was released to BLU RAY ( 3-26-13) - I too saw this as a kid and thought it was one of the... MORE>

  • The Atomic Kid

    Carol 2011-01-12

    Saw this movie many times as a kid and loved it! I'd love to see it once again. This movie should be played, the kids of today don't know what a... MORE>