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Charlie Chan at the Opera (1936) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

H. Bruce Humberstone

Writing Credits  

Scott Darling ... (screen play) and
Charles Belden ... (screen play) (as Charles S. Belden)
 
Bess Meredyth ... (from a story by)
 
Earl Derr Biggers ... (based on the character created by: "Charlie Chan")

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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...
Gravelle
...
Charlotte Henry ...
Mlle. Kitty
Thomas Beck ...
Phil Childers
Margaret Irving ...
Mme. Lilli Rochelle
Gregory Gaye ...
Enrico Barelli
Nedda Harrigan ...
Mme. Anita Barelli
Frank Conroy ...
Mr. Whitely
Guy Usher ...
Inspector Regan
...
Sergeant Kelly
Maurice Cass ...
Mr. Arnold
Tom McGuire ...
Morris
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
William Bailey ...
Detective (uncredited)
Charles Bancroft ...
Soldier in Opera (uncredited)
John Bleifer ...
Murdered Orderly (uncredited)
Stanley Blystone ...
Backstage Cop (shoots Gravelle) (uncredited)
Myrta Bonillas ...
Villager in Opera (uncredited)
Raymond Brown ...
Guard (uncredited)
Carita Crawford ...
Dancer in Opera (uncredited)
Patrick Cunning ...
Villager in Opera (uncredited)
Zari Elmassian ...
Mme. Rochelle (singing voice) (uncredited)
Frank Fanning ...
Cop (uncredited)
Jim Farley ...
Detective (uncredited)
Adolph Faylauer ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Larry Fisher ...
Cop (uncredited)
Benson Fong ...
Opera Supernumerary (uncredited)
J.C. Fowler ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Otto Fries ...
Innkeeper (uncredited)
Bud Geary ...
Cop (uncredited)
Milton Gowman ...
Villager in Opera (uncredited)
Herschel Graham ...
Villager in Opera (uncredited)
Harrison Greene ...
Detective (uncredited)
Julia Griffith ...
Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Cliff Herd ...
Stagehand (uncredited)
Charles Anthony Hughes ...
Ambulance Doctor (uncredited)
Selmer Jackson ...
Hudson - Wire-Photo Technician (uncredited)
Gladden James ...
Regan's Secretary (uncredited)
Jane Keckley ...
2nd Wardrobe Woman (uncredited)
Fred Kelsey ...
Dugan, Policeman (uncredited)
...
Undetermined Minor Role (uncredited) (unconfirmed)
Leonard Mellon ...
Villager in Opera (uncredited)
Tony Merlo ...
Villager in Opera (uncredited)
Dodo Newton ...
Barmaid in Opera (uncredited)
Eddie Parker ...
Cop (uncredited)
Richard Powell ...
Cop (uncredited)
Enrique de Rosas ...
Florist (uncredited)
Tony Roux ...
Villager in Opera (uncredited)
Dick Rush ...
Detective (uncredited)
Alexander Schoenberg ...
Prompter (uncredited)
Eddie Shubert ...
Guard (uncredited)
Lee Shumway ...
Sanatarium Guard (uncredited)
Mary Louise Smith ...
Villager in Opera (uncredited)
Harry Strang ...
Cop (uncredited)
Eddie Tamblyn ...
Call Boy (uncredited)
Marjorie Timm ...
Villager in Opera (uncredited)
Harland Tucker ...
Private Detective (uncredited)
Hilda Vaughn ...
Agnes - Wardrobe Woman (uncredited)
Emmett Vogan ...
Smitty - Wire-Photo Technician (uncredited)
Billy Wayne ...
Electrician (uncredited)
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Opera Spectator (uncredited)
Tudor Williams ...
Gravelle's Singing Voice (voice) (uncredited)
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Dancer in Opera (uncredited)
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Produced by 

John Stone ... associate producer
Sol M. Wurtzel ... executive producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Charles Maxwell ... (uncredited)

Cinematography by 

Lucien N. Andriot ... (photography)

Film Editing by 

Alex Troffey ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Duncan Cramer
Lewis H. Creber ... (as Lewis Creber)

Costume Design by 

Herschel McCoy ... (as Herschel) (costumes)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Sol Michaels ... assistant director

Sound Department 

Harry M. Leonard ... sound
George Leverett ... sound

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sam Benson ... wardrobe (uncredited)

Music Department 

Samuel Kaylin ... musical director
Charles Maxwell ... orchestrator
Crew believed to be complete

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