The Life of Jimmy Dolan Poster

Release Date: 1933

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 10 min

Plot Summary
Champion boxer Jimmy Dolan (Douglas Fairbanks Jr.) has cultivated a wholesome image for himself, but he's a boozer and womanizer behind the scenes. Intoxicated at a party, he punches a reporter who threatens to expose his hypocrisy, and accidentally kills him. Dolan panics and skips town, winding up on a farm that serves as a home for disabled children run by kindhearted Peggy (Loretta Young). As the cynical Dolan falls for Peggy, he begins to change his ways.

Cast: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Loretta Young, Guy Kibbee, Aline MacMahon, Lyle Talbot, Fifi D'Orsay, Shirley Grey, George Meeker

Director: Archie Mayo

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Warner Bros.

Keywords: Escape, Melodramatic, Engaging, Transformation, New York City, 1930s, Emotional