Joe palooka stuart erwin is a naive young man whose father pete robert armstrong was a champion boxer, but his lifestyle caused joe s mother mayme marjorie rambeau to leave him and to take young joe to the country to raise him. Joe palooka in fighting mad 1948 joe palooka in the knockout 1947 archive footage. Joe palooka in winner take all 1948 cast and crew moviefone. By al feldstein, william gaines and jack mendelsohn. The best ec artists and writers spoof comic strips like alley oop, joe palooka, rex morgan, md, bringing up father, captain easy, mary worth and.
At age 14 he began working for his father, a chief electrician and later the founder of the company a. Joe palooka is an american comic strip about a heavyweight boxing champion, created by cartoonist ham fisher. Joe palooka in winner take all is a 1947 american film in the joe palooka series. All these nights featured championship fights and numerous world class boxers. Andrew bucholtz of the 55yardline blog, which covers the c. Emil sitka december 22, 1914 january 16, 1998 was a veteran american actor who appeared in hundreds of movies, short films, and television shows, and is best known for his numerous appearances with the three stooges. Stuart erwin, the lead joe palooka protagonist character. Over more than two decades on the air, the masked man ran into a good many historical figures, but the lone ranger never let recorded history get in the way of a good story. Other regulars included 8yearold little max, mute but cute, and joe s eccentric friend, humphrey pennyworth. He is one of only two actors to have worked with all six stooges shemp howard, moe howard, larry fine, curly howard, joe besser, joe derita on film in the various. Reverse has complete list of the filmstrips available and all are included with this item. An operation restores his vision, but hes told not to fight for a year. Find joe trapani movies, filmography, bio, co stars, photos, news and tweets. September 20, 1960, caltiki the immortal monster, italian film.
The very act of enumeration achieves a power of mad inconsecu. While being hunted down for a murder he didnt commit, joe tries to lay low but ends up fighting for his life against the bully khan in the circle, where only the most violent disputes are settled. Net provides translations, pronunciation and other vocabulary help for words and phrases in. Here is the second and final volume of panicand its every bit as good as its sister, mad. The town of cetara is historic with cobblestone streets, ancient stairways, and a picturesque stony seaside. Monningers ability to describe everything from workingclass italian. Next is instruction sheet with joe palooka illustration on front. Joe palooka in humphrey takes a chance 1950 overview. Joe palooka in fighting mad 1948 movies, tv, celebs, and more. Fighting mad 1948 starring leon errol joe kirkwood jr elyse knox. Notorious italian director joe damato takes the helm for this sexually charged period drama set in the 1920s, and centering on the tenuous relationship between a tyrannical inn owner and his carnally curious grandson. In 1945, joes adventures came to radio in a daily series. After winning a bruising 15round decision, knobby walsh orders joe to take a twoweek vacation to rest and recuperate.
Palooka 1934 has wonderful actor work by jimmy durante, lupe velez, and robert armstrongthis movie is an example of extremely good acting worth seeing, but brought down by notsogood directing, script writing, and dull casting choices esp. An all around record collector and unparalleled sound professional, don joe was born in the suburbs north of milan and has been involved in music since 1990. Aug 08, 2011 i have decided to make a list of all films based on comic books, and if i have missed any movies please let me know in the comments section. He fought the good fight through wwii, facing nazi spies and japanbased spies and saboteurs, he uncovered runofthelab evilgenius types with their latest betatests, he faced beings from other planets both humanoid and robotic as well as the common criminal and the klu klux klan. This compilation contains episodes from all different series and genres of old time radio focused the listening audiences fascination with airplanes and pilots. The square deal boxing corporation crooked as a snakes hind leg, through gordon rogers tom neal, tries to make a deal with knobby walsh leon errol whereby it will own thirty percent of the contract with heavyweight champion joe palooka joe kirkwood jr. Joe palooka in winner take all 1948 cast and crew boxer joe palooka joe kirkwood jr. On a transport ship, the men are shown the movie bare knuckles, starring joe. While waiting for the action, a boxing exhibition is staged.
Subscribe to americas largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced searchad free. While being hunted down for a murder he didnt commit, joe tries to lay low but ends up fighting for his life against the bully khan in the circle, where only. Joe palooka in winner take all 1948 movie moviefone. The bw filmstrips include a 3episode story titled joe palooka vs.
The film was adapted by jack jevne, arthur kober, gertrude purcell, murray roth and ben ryan from the comic strip. Adults and children alike marveled at the new found reality of air adventures popularized after wwi and air travel was a huge part of americas consciousness between the two world wars. Otherwise, as the others have said, joe joseph is giuseppe in italian. Carlo is the insensitive owner of a popular country inn. This is the most popular sandwich in the deli today. The most prominent supporting character in palooka was joe s manager, knobby walsh, a small, wiry, middleaged, excitable irishman. List of monogram pictures and allied artists pictures films wikipedia. Palooka is a 1934 american precode comedy film directed by benjamin stoloff starring jimmy durante and based on the comic strip by ham fisher. Here is the true story of the current joe palooka monument. The other 10 are each for a different character and these are captain flight, the blue flame, red rocket, torpedoman, the black cobra, secret agent 2b3, dan and dee, zaan of the jungle, deep sea dawson, rock raymond. Example of joe palooka sunday by ham fisher and tony di preta, december 3, year unknown. Mar 22, 20 electro swing the real tuesday weld remix joe palooka show me the money official audio duration.
Overview of joe palooka in the knockout, 1947, directed by reginald leborg, with leon errol, joe kirkwood, morris carnovsky, at turner classic movies. A granite monument with the likeness of joe palooka is located at the base of the mountain at the intersection of pa 309 and pa 437 between wilkesbarre and the town of mountain top. Palooka is a 1934 comedy film based on the comic strip by ham fisher. Joe decides to risk his eyesight to save knobbys honor. Inside ringside with frank bartolini the usa boxing news. Humphrey pennyworth is joe palookas best friend, and sparring partner. Find link is a tool written by edward betts longer titles found. Joe palooka was a newspaper comic strip character created by ham fisher that appeared for the first time in april 1930 and lasted for over 50 years who was described by fisher as a big, good. I was assistant manager and new director of a radio station licensed to the city of nanticoke which was know as wmjwfm at that time.
Old time radios favorite western heroes meet real western historical figures like buffalo bill, calamity jane, annie oakley, billy the kid, even a young teddy roosevelt. Junk yard dog annie liked the name taking into account the unique combination of ingredients. Joe palooka stuart erwin is a naive young man whose father pete robert armstrong was a champion boxer, but his lifestyle caused joes mother mayme marjorie rambeau to leave him and to take young joe to the country to raise him. Knobby refuses, saying even in west wokkington falls he could stage a record bout. This is a list of films based on comic strips and characters first appearing in them, including. Gentleman joe palooka 1946 joe palooka in the knockout 1947 joe palooka in fighting mad 1948 joe palooka in winner take all 1948 joe palooka in the big fight. Vintage tijuana bibles for sale from the rotenberg. This includes but is not necessarily limited to our database schema and data distribution format. By going to school in the daytime, massaccesi worked afternoons parttime as a stagehand and stage cameraman around various film sets. The men later beg joe to tell the story of how he became champ.
Humphrey pennyworth is joe palooka s best friend, and sparring partner. Joe damato was born aristide massaccesi on december 15, 1936, in rome, italy. This is a list of feature films originally released andor distributed by monogram pictures and. Jerry is kod by a scottish boxer with whom he had previously had words. Grand but empty, italian hotels await tourists associated press. Harvey again copied ec with their shortlived satire title flip 1954, harveys answer to mad. Msn new zealand latest news, hotmail, outlook, photos. The strip debuted on april 19, 1930 and was carried at its peak by 900 newspapers. Kindly old doc pike emilys husband, although not during the deli days. In later years, little max outsold joe palooka, but by 1961, both titles were. Based on the comic strip by ham fisher, this comedy portrays the exploits of a fasttalking boxing manager and the young fighter he is mentoring.
I have decided to make a list of all films based on comic books, and if i have missed any movies please let me know in the comments section. The joe papaleo writers workshop in cetara, italy sarah. Palooka definition is an inexperienced or incompetent boxer. They put on an exhibition bout for the crew, but during the bout, the ship lurches, and biff goes overboard, with joe diving to his rescue. It is not easily accessed for those needing special assistance. This period, which witnessed an explosion of englishcanadian comic book publishing, is now described as the canadian golden age of comics. I was very close with genovese made guy joe the indian polverino. Joe palooka in winner take all 1948 boxer joe palooka joe kirkwood jr. Msn new zealand latest news, hotmail, outlook, photos and. Some films not yet named to the registry film registry national. Joe uses anything from 80s electro pop to rock, soul and traditional italian music to develop his unique sound, that made him one of the most soughtafter european hip hop producers. In september 1948, a limestone joe palooka statue in a flowing cape was erected on a hill overlooking route 37 in indiana. If you were wondering how to say a word or a phrase in spanish, french, german, italian, chinese, japanese or russian, this site will help you to get the answer. I knew him as a young kid but got real close to him after i got out of jail in 87.
Vintage tijuana bibles for sale from vintage nude photos, the best of vintage erotica from the rotenberg collection, spanning well over 120 years of fine erotic photos showing all types and combinations of sexual acts and nude figures. Second would be the lovely miss ann howe, joe s fiancee, whom he finally married on june 24, 1949. The original plaque, bronze on a stone base, was stolen in or around the early or the mid 1970s. During 20052006 joe avati embarked on his longest tour ever and the film follows his every step as he performs in canada, australia, great britain and the united states of america with scenes shot in melbourne, adelaide, toronto, hamilton, montreal, london, new jersey, boston, new york and san diego. Jerry leemy synopsis the ship lands in an undisclosed location, where the allies are gathering for an imminent axis assault. I served as a driver for him when he had official business to attend to. Fighting mad 1948 a monogram pictures sportscomedy. This film from monogram pictures is the beginning of a series with eleven sequels. Joe palooka in fighting mad searching for fighting mad 59 found 108 total alternate case. Electro swing the real tuesday weld remix joe palooka show me the money official audio duration.
For over fifty years, prizefighter joe palooka, his colorful manager knobby walsh, his girlfriend ann howe, and the many other characters that populated ham fishers famous comic strip brought enjoyment to millions of devoted readers. Joe palooka in fighting mad 1948 connections on imdb. All portions of the grand comics database, except where noted otherwise, are ed by the gcd and are licensed under a creative commons attributionsharealike 4. By coincidence, another boxer, biff williams is also on board. I was assistant manager and new director of a radio station licensed to the city of nanticoke which was know as. Joe palooka joe is annies husband and this is his sandwich. His trainer knobby has picked up another fighter, but gangsters are pressing him to fix fights. Joe palooka audiobook audio theater listen instantly. This public domain film was originally released as.
The film is also known as the great schnozzle in the united kingdom. Is it really worth it for them to engage in such a serious fight over something that happened in a single game 48 years ago. It wasnt a huge hit, but did well enough for a lowbudget film, and inspired a number of sequels which, in fact, continued to come out until well into the 1950s. Joe palooka, champ is a 1946 american film featuring the popular comicstrip boxer joe palooka. From 1939 right up into the atomic 1950s, superman was on call in metropolis. Biff williams synopsis joe s company puts out to sea. The joe papaleo writers workshop in cetara, italy is limited to 20 participants over 18 years of age. Joe palooka was a boxer who was neither incompetent nor clumsy and oafish, and yet the. A palooka, a thug, a vibrant appetite of a man, he scrapped his way out of the.1350 809 472 1267 409 855 826 527 405 328 1465 1195 262 1143 1501 1467 610 1271 420 1166 75 45 189 880 716 924 1237 470 414 342 1030 866 1459 1417 267 500 1259 340 1101 904 1477 1180 738 238 74 199 2