Dinky (film)

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Directed by D. Ross Lederman
Howard Bretherton
Written byHarry Sauber
John Fante
Frank Fenton
Gilson Brown
Starring Jackie Cooper
Release date
  • May 11, 1935 (1935-05-11)
Running time
65 minutes
CountryUnited States

Dinky is a 1935 American drama film directed by D. Ross Lederman. [1]



A crooked businessman skips town, leaving his secretary, Martha Daniels, to take the blame for his illegal business dealings. Faced with a prison term, Martha sends her son, "Dinky," to a military academy to spare him the social disgrace. [2]


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  2. "Dinky". Screen Archives. Retrieved February 7, 2021.