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Ball of Fire

Ball of Fire(1942)

Also Known As: Blonde Blitzkrieg | From A to Z | The Professor and the Burlesque Queen |

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Brief Synopsis

A group of professors takes in a nightclub singer hiding from the law to protect her gangster boyfriend.

Cast & Crew

Howard Hawks Director
Gary Cooper Prof. Bertram Potts
Barbara Stanwyck Sugarpuss O'Shea
Oscar Homolka Prof. Gurkakoff
Henry Travers Prof. Jerome
S. Z. Sakall Prof. Magenbruch
Tully Marshall Prof. Robinson
Leonid Kinskey Prof. Quintana
Richard Haydn Prof. Oddly
Aubrey Mather Prof. Peagram
Allen Jenkins Garbage man
Dana Andrews Joe Lilac
Dan Duryea Duke Pastrami
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1942 Production Date:  AFI
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording) Production Co:  Samuel Goldwyn Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  110-111 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  10,032    
Duration(reels):  12    

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  • Thank you...

    Bob Forrester 2017-09-30

    Frank R. Lopez, on your attempt to set a clearly wayward soul straight in "El Debbp". But some are beyond help, like her & "Mr.... MORE>

  • Sugarpuss and The Eight Professors LOL

    frank r. lopez 2017-07-18

    Great actress and actor plus excellent cast make delightful, hilarious and fast classic comedy. Stanwyck is so good in this overlooked film. (and yes el... MORE>

  • Ball of Fire Five Stars

    Carl Lees 2016-06-19

    My favorite Gary Cooper movie and one of my favorite Barbara Stanwyck movies. Great script and supporting cast. A gem. MORE>