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Ball of Fire

1941 Rated NR 1hr 52m

Gary Cooper plays a serious but lovable English professor working with his colleagues on a dictionary of American slang. When a red-hot nightclub singer on the run from the mob takes refuge in their house, she also finds a place in their hearts.

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Movie Details

  • Top 100 Laughs
1942 Academy Award®
  • Best Music Score nominee
  • Best Actress nominee: Barbara Stanwyck
  • Best Sound nominee
  • Best Writing nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Academy Ratio 1.37:1


English, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround, English: Dolby Digital Mono, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital Mono

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access.