A young and handsome archaeologist discovers the crown of the Queen of Sheba, and returns with it to a San Francisco museum where it is put on display. Its safety is in doubt as many criminals want the crown -- an international pair of criminals, a San Francisco gangster and his cohorts, and a super criminal known as Metaxa. Mr. Moto is forced to postpone his vacation while he deals with the threat. Written by
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Previewed in Hollywood on 10 November 1938, to negative reviews, and not released until July 1939. See more
[after blowing Moto's cover
I'm frightfully sorry. Say, I did let the cat out of the bag, didn't I?
Yes, even the poor animal's tail.
Follows Thank You, Mr. Moto