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Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo (1937)

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Although Charlie and Lee are in Monaco for an art exhibit, they become caught up in a feud between rival financiers which involves the Chans in a web of blackmail and murder.

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Victor Karnoff
Harold Huber ...
Jules Joubert
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Joan Karnoff
Robert Kent ...
Gordon Chase
Edward Raquello ...
Paul Savarin
George Lynn ...
Al Rogers
Louis Mercier ...
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George Davis ...
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John Bleifer ...
Ludwig
Georges Renavent ...
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Storyline

Chan is on a gambling vacation in Monaco. He is called upon to solve two murders. One is a casino messenger on his way to Paris with a million dollars in bonds. The other is a two-bit Chicago gangster recently tending bar in a Monte Carlo hotel. Everyone is suspect and a third of the dialogue is in French. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Triple murder for high stakes! A new high in mystery excitement! And laughs, too!


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21 January 1938 (USA)  »

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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

This was the sixteenth and final Charlie Chan film with Warner Oland portraying Chan. See more »

Goofs

The architecture of Rogers' room clearly suggests it abuts a steep staircase, but there is no sign of it when Chan is in the hallway outside. See more »

Quotes

Lee Chan: [stranded on road in broken down taxi] It's no use, Pop. We'd better start walking back.
Charlie Chan: Illustrious ancestor once say, 'Destination never reached by turning back on same.'
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Connections

Followed by The Shanghai Cobra (1945) See more »

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Weakest of the Oland Chans.
19 April 2000 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

This was the last time Warner Oland played the great Charlie Chan. Sadly, his final bow is not a very good one. Chan is not in it enough for me. A lot of the screen time is devoted to Harold Huber. And, the plot is forgettable along with the script. Mr. Oland deserved a better exit.


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