The Prizefighter and the Lady

Max Baer as Steve in a publicity still for The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933).  Max had 22 acting credits in his career, from this, his debut, to 1958.  He is best known as the father of Max Baer Jr., who was Jethro on the long running The Beverly Hillbillies.

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original insert poster for The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933)

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Myrna Loy as Belle in a publicity still for The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933)

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trailer for The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933).  Howard Hawks filmed the first few scenes.

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foreign flyer for The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933)

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print ad for The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933).  Howard Hawks directed the first few scenes while he was at MGM, his most unproductive relationship at a studio.

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Myrna Loy in a screencap from The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933).  She was miscast in a part originally created by Howard Hawks for Jean Harlow.

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Myrna Loy and Otto Kruger in a screencap from The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933)

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Max Baer Jr and Myrna Loy in a publicity still for The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933), a weak effort for all concerned.

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Max Baer Jr and Myrna Loy in The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933) on the cover of a foreign magazine.

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foreign flyer for The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933)

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Max Baer Jr in a publicity still for The Prizefighter and the Lady (1933) with Walter Huston and Vince Barnett

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original lobby card (1933)

The Prizefighter and the Lady

original lobby card (1933)

The Prizefighter and the Lady

original lobby card (1933)