Oscar Movies: Lady and Gent (1931-1932)

In this sports meodrma, which recalls The Champ, boxer George Bancroft and nightclub owner Wynn Gibson adopt the orphaned boy oh his manager.

You can spot John Wayne in a small, fifth-billed role.

Oscar Nominations: 1

Original Story: Grover Jones and William Slavens McNutt

Oscar Awards: None

Oscar Context:

The winner was Frances Marion for thesports melodrama, The Champ