Kid Monk Baroni

Kid Monk Baroni is a 1952 American film noir sport film directed by Harold D. Schuster. It is also known as Young Paul Baroni in the United Kingdom and is noted for being an early film appearance for Leonard Nimoy, who would become famous for his role as Spock on the TV series Star Trek. This film marks the first time that Nimoy played the lead role in a motion picture.

Kid Monk Baroni
Directed byHarold D. Schuster
Produced byJack Broder (producer)
Herman Cohen (associate producer)
Written byAben Kandel (original screenplay)
Dick Conway (additional dialogue)
StarringSee below
Music byHerschel Burke Gilbert
CinematographyCharles Van Enger
Edited byJason H. Bernie
Jack Broder Productions Inc.
Distributed byRealart Pictures
Release date
  • May 1, 1952 (1952-05-01)
Running time
80 minutes
CountryUnited States


A disfigured street kid (Leonard Nimoy) has plastic surgery and turns pro after a parish priest (Richard Rober) shows him how to box.


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