The Gladiator (1938) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Gladiator (1938)





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A movie replete with Joe E. Brown's own brand of physical humor, this time he's a wimp in college who's turned into a hunk when he takes a serum. Just as he's about to wrestle with Man Mountain Dean, guess what happens?


Joe E. Brown
as Hugo Kipp
Alf Dean
as Himself, Man Mountain Dean
Lucien Littlefield
as Prof. Danner
June Travis
as Iris Bennett
Robert Kent
as Tom Dixon
Ethel Wales
as Mrs. Danner
Don Douglas
as Coach Robbins
Lee Phelps
as Coach Stetson
Eddie Kane
as Speed Bums
Wright Kramer
as Dr. DeRay
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Somewhat funny and cute in the beginning, but it doesn't keep throughout.

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