The Fireball

  • 1950
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Sports

Roller derby was just getting started in the late 1940s, and Hollywood was quick to jump on the bandwagon. Johnny Casar (Mickey Rooney) escapes from an orphanage run by Father O'Hara (you guessed it, Pat O'Brien) and meets Mary Reeves (Beverly Tyler), a skater who helps him land a spot on a roller derby team. Johnny soon becomes a crowd favorite, attracting...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (2 Credits)
Horace McCoy
Producer (1 Credit)
Bert E. Friedlob
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Lester White
Editor (1 Credit)
Frank Sullivan
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Art Director (1 Credit)
Van Nest Polglase