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Dangerous Money -- Charlie Chan tries to find out who committed a murder aboard a ship.

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Director:
Writers:
Miriam Kissinger (screenplay)
Earl Derr Biggers (character)
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Release Date:
12 October 1946 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
THE RIDDLE OF THE "KNIVES OF DEATH!" (original print ad - all caps) See more »
Plot:
A treasury agent on the trail of counterfeit money confides to fellow ocean liner passenger Charlie Chan that there have been two attempts on his life. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Poor Monogram Chan flick! See more (11 total) »

Cast

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Sidney Toler ... Charlie Chan
Gloria Warren ... Rona Simmonds
Victor Sen Yung ... Jimmy Chan (as Victor Sen Young)
Rick Vallin ... Tao Erickson (as Richard Vallin)
Joseph Crehan ... Captain Black
Willie Best ... Chattanooga Brown
John Harmon ... Freddie Kirk
Bruce Edwards ... Harold Mayfair
Dick Elliott ... P.T. Burke
Joseph Allen ... George Brace - Purser (as Joe Allen Jr.)
Amira Moustafa ... Laura Erickson
Tristram Coffin ... Scott Pearson
Alan Douglas ... Mrs. Whipple
Selmer Jackson ... Ship's Doctor
Dudley Dickerson ... Big Ben
Rito Punay ... Pete the Steward
Elaine Lange ... Cynthia Martin
Emmett Vogan ... Professor Martin
Leslie Denison ... Reverend Dr. Whipple
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ted Billings ... Barfly (uncredited)
Kit Carson ... Seaman (uncredited)
Helen Dickson ... Ship's Passenger (uncredited)
Herbert Evans ... Man at Island Bar (uncredited)
Gerardo Sei Groves ... Polynesian (uncredited)
Stuart Hall ... Ship Passenger (uncredited)
Don McCracken ... Junior Officer (uncredited)
Mathew McCue ... Barfly (uncredited)
Sol Murgi ... Barfly (uncredited)
Mavis Russell ... Kirk's Assistant (uncredited)

Directed by
Terry O. Morse  (as Terry Morse)
 
Writing credits
Miriam Kissinger (screenplay)

Earl Derr Biggers (character)

Produced by
James S. Burkett .... producer
 
Cinematography by
William A. Sickner  (as William Sickner)
 
Film Editing by
William Austin 
 
Casting by
Rose Alexander (uncredited)
Bert Hampton (uncredited)
Fred H. Messenger (uncredited)
 
Set Decoration by
Raymond Boltz Jr. (uncredited)
 
Makeup Department
Harry Ross .... makeup artist
Alma Armstrong .... hair dresser (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Glenn Cook .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Wesley Barry .... assistant director
Kenny Cossler .... assistant director
Kenneth Kessler .... assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Sam Gordon .... props (uncredited)
Ted Mossman .... props (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Tom Lambert .... sound
Harry Bavaird .... cable man (uncredited)
Louis Johnson .... mike man (uncredited)
Tom Lambert .... sound mixer (uncredited)
Dean Spencer .... sound recordist (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Augie Lohman .... special effects (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Travers Hill .... loader (uncredited)
George Hommel .... still photographer (uncredited)
Aaron Hower .... assistant camera (uncredited)
John M. Lee .... gaffer (uncredited)
Harry Lewis .... grip (uncredited)
William Margulies .... camera operator (uncredited)
M.H. Serotte .... electrician (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Harry Bourne .... wardrobe man (uncredited)
Nanette Smith .... wardrobe woman (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Richard C. Currier .... supervising editor (as Richard Currier)
 
Music Department
Edward J. Kay .... musical director
 
Other crew
Dave Milton .... technical director
Ilona Vas .... script supervisor (uncredited)
 
Crew believed to be complete


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66 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)
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Trivia:
The thirty-ninth of forty-seven Charlie Chan movies.See more »
Goofs:
Revealing mistakes: When Charlie fires three times at Erickson, his gun is pointed at the floor, but Erickson grabs his wrist, where he has presumably been hit.See more »
Quotes:
Scott Pearson:[talking confidentially] I'm under strict orders to remain undercover, but ever since I came aboard this ship...
[He stops when he hears a young couple walking by]
Charlie Chan:[after they are out of earshot] Yes...
Scott Pearson:Since I've been aboard, two attempts have been made to kill me.
Charlie Chan:You work for government?
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3 out of 16 people found the following review useful.
Poor Monogram Chan flick!, 16 April 2000
Author: admjtk1701 from New York, NY

Another poor Monogram Charlie Chan film. The production values, story, acting and directing are very weak. The story is uninteresting. A ship to the South Seas would have been fun in a 20th Century Fox Chan movie but not so here. Only of note because this was the second and final time Willie Best played Chatanooga. Otherwise, one to skip.

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