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The Jade Mask (1945)

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Charlie Chan looks into the apparent murder of a scientist in a spooky mansion.

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Cast

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Edwin Luke ...
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Harper
Janet Warren ...
Jean Kent
Cyril Delevanti ...
Al Bridge ...
Sheriff Mack (as Alan Bridge)
Ralph Lewis ...
Officer Jim Kimball
Dorothy Granger ...
Stella Graham
Edith Evanson ...
Louise Harper
Joe Whitehead ...
Dr. Samuel R. Peabody
Henry Hall ...
Inspector Godfrey
Jack Ingram ...
Lloyd Archer
Danny Desmond ...
Bellboy
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Storyline

Eccentric scientist Harper lives in a spooky mansion with all the trimmings: hidden lab, secret panels, inscrutable butler, and greedy relatives with unusual talents. When Harper seems to be murdered, Charlie Chan (with the uninvited help of No. 4 son) tries to answer such questions as Where's the body? How can a dead man walk? And how can a secret murder be done in full view of detectives and witnesses? Written by Rod Crawford <puffinus@u.washington.edu>

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A MYSTERY MANSION...Where death lurks in every dark corner and a mad genius runs loose!

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Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi

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26 January 1945 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Charlie Chan in the Jade Mask  »

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$75,000 (estimated)
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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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The thirty-seventh of forty-seven Charlie Chan movies. See more »

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Shadow of moving microphone on drapes at the 38:05 mark with Eddie and Birmingham talking. See more »

Quotes

Eddie Chan: Gentlemen, in this matter of thought I'm sure that I can assist both of you.
Charlie Chan: [to others] He reach oversize decision with undersized brain.
Charlie Chan: [to Eddie] Relax!
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OK movie
12 July 2015 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I liked the sound the plot, mystery house movie

People were being killed one by one but we had to figure out who the killer is

The movie was a lot more funny then scary, as there were really fun y moments, that made me laugh out

When the killer attacks we never we only see , when there is death we only get to see the after math

Soon fingers are pointed at each other but who the really killer

I was disappointing who the killer was in the end but its not all want it seemed

I give this 5 out of 0


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