The Fireball

The Fireball

1950, Drama
Johnny Casar (Mickey Rooney), a moody and angry young man, lives at a Catholic orphanage run by a kindly priest (Pat O'Brien). After running away one night, Johnny lands a job as a dishwasher. One afternoon he attends a roller derby match and catches the eye of skater Mary Reeves (Beverly Tyler). Under her training, Johnny becomes a world-class skater whose talent is rivaled only by his arrogance. As he womanizes and bullies his way to the top, Johnny's health takes a turn for the worse.
Rotten Tomatoes ® Scores

Not currently showing

  • Sat 25
  • Sun 26
  • Mon 27
  • Tue 28
  • Wed 29
  • Thu 30
  • Fri 31
  • Sat 1
  • Sun 2
  • Mon 3
  • Tue 4
  • Wed 5
  • Thu 6
  • Fri 7

Cast