Knockout Poster

Release Date: 1941

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 13 min

Plot Summary
Fighter Johnny Rocket (Arthur Kennedy) agrees to the request of his fiancée, Angela (Olympe Bradna), to quit boxing after his next bout. Promoter Trego (Anthony Quinn), who has just purchased Johnny's contract, urges him to continue and realize his abilities, but Johnny refuses. Later, after the couple marries and Angela is pregnant, Johnny can't find work and returns to Trego and the ring. With Trego's guidance, Johnny's career blossoms -- but with disastrous results for his marriage.

Cast: Arthur Kennedy, Olympe Bradna, Anthony Quinn, Virginia Field, Cliff Edwards, Cornel Wilde, William Edmunds, Richard Ainley

Director: William Clemens

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Bros., RKO Radio Pictures Inc.

Keywords: Girlfriend, Small town, Fall, Love, Gripping, Wife, Rise, Gritty, 1940s, Marriage, Office