A Million to One (1937) watch online HD
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John Kent (Monte Blue') wins the Olympic decathlon but is disqualified on a charge of professionalism. William Stevens (Kenneth Harlan), the second-place finisher, is awarded the title and trophies. Six years later Kent is running a moving truck for a living and training his young son Johnny (Bruce Bennett) to become an athlete. Chance brings about a meeting between Ken and Stevens, now a prosperous business man, with a little daughter, Joan (Joan Fontaine), who makes friends with young Johnny. As the years pass, the grown-up Johnny has developed to where he stands a chance of becoming an Olympic athlete and is in love with Joan. Mr. Stevens also wants to see Johnny succeed, and is annoyed that his attention to Joan may interfere with his training. Rich girl Patricia Stanley (Suzanne Kaaren) is also interested in Johnny, a proceeding which suits wealthy young athlete Duke Hale (Reed Howes), who is Johnny's main rival in sports and for Joan. Stevens, in an effort to repay the elder ...
This film received its earliest documented telecast in Los Angeles Friday 25 December 1948 on KFI-TV (Channel 9).
|Complete credited cast:|
|Bruce Bennett||-||Johnny Kent (as Herman Brix)|
|Joan Fontaine||-||Joan Stevens|
|Reed Howes||-||Duke Hale|
|Monte Blue||-||John Kent, Sr.|
|Kenneth Harlan||-||William Stevens|
|Suzanne Kaaren||-||Pat Stanley|
|Joey O'Brien||-||Johnny Kent, as a Young Boy|
|Joy Healy||-||Joan Stevens, as a Young Girl|
|Edward Peil Sr.||-||Mac|