Kid Galahad (1937)

Home > Film: Kid Galahad

Title: Kid Galahad [IMDb]

Film Structure

Tag Cloud

Release date: May 29, 1937
Studio: Warner Brothers
Runtime: 102 minutes
IMDB genres: crime, drama, romance, sport
BYU holdings: https://search.lib.byu.edu/byu/record/lee.6821267

Synopsis [hide]

Fight promoter Nick Donati grooms a bellhop as a future champ, but has second thoughts when the 'kid' falls for his sister.

Plot keywords (from IMDb): barber, bellhop, boxing promoter, broadway manhattan new york city, brother sister relationship, chanteuse, corruption, family relationships, farm, fixed fight, florida, gangster, grudge, gunfight, hay, heavyweight, hitman, hotel, italian american, manhattan new york city, mistress, murder, new york city, nightclub, party, photographer, reference to sir galahad, reporter, revenge, self sacrifice, shootout, singer, sports writer, trainer, unrequited love, wager, wristwatch, boxing

Cast and Crew

Edward G. RobinsonNick Donati
Bette DavisLouis “Fluff” Phillips
Humphrey BogartTurkey Morgan
Wayne MorrisWard Guisenberry / Kid Galahad
Jane BryanMarie Donati
Harry CareySilver Jackson

Michael Curtiz: director

Max Steiner: composer

Heinz Roemheld: composer

M. K. Jerome: songwriter

Jack Scholl: lyricist

Hugo Friedhofer: orchestrator

Leo F. Forbstein: musical director

Film Statistics

Film duration: 1:41:36
Music duration: 00:27:11
Pages in score: 18
Total themes: 17
Themes with variants: 4
Total variants: 14
Total gestures: 0
Total underscoring sections: 1
Total underscoring duration: 00:00:26
Total instances: 33


Name Uses Variants
Kid Galahad 6 5
Heart's Affair 5 4
The Moon Is in Tears Tonight 4 3
Doublecross 3 2
The Split Up 2 0
Boxing poster 1 0
City Fanfare 1 0
New York Scene 1 0
The Escape 1 0
Yearning 1 0

Source Music

Name Uses
Green Lady 1
Sand In My Shoes 1
Stride Piano Improvisation 1 1
Stride Piano Improvisation 2 1
Swing for Sale 1
The Prizefighter and the Lady 1
The Ring 1