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The Feathered Serpent (1948)

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Charlie Chan and his two eldest sons, investigate a murderous gang who is forcing an archaeologist to search for a treasure in Mexico.

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Complete credited cast:
Roland Winters ...
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Mantan Moreland ...
Victor Sen Yung ...
Carol Forman ...
Sonia Cabot
Robert Livingston ...
Prof. John Stanley
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Prof. Paul Evans
Beverly Jons ...
Joan Farnsworth
Martin Garralaga ...
Pedro Francisco Lopez
George J. Lewis ...
Capt. Juan Gonzalez
Leslie Denison ...
Prof. Henry Farnsworth
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Storyline

In order to learn the location of a fabled Aztec treasure, a professor kidnaps his colleague, the only man able to read the ancient Aztec script that is supposed to reveal the location of the treasure. Charlie Chan and his #1 and #2 sons journey to the jungles of Mexico to find the victim and bring the kidnapper and his gang to justice. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Release Date:

19 December 1948 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Charlie Chan and the Feathered Serpent  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Trivia

Victor Sen Yung bows out of the series with this film, after a total of 18 entries, playing number two son Jimmy (Tommy in the Monograms). He was introduced in Charlie Chan in Honolulu (1938). Sidney Toler's debut as Chan, to replace the absent Keye Luke. See more »

Quotes

Charlie Chan: Man who improve house before building solid foundation apt to run into very much trouble.
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Followed by The Return of Charlie Chan (1973) See more »

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My Favorite of the Winters Chans

Yeah, it's bad but the fact that both Keye Luke and Victor Sen Young appear as No. 1 and No. 2 Sons make it worthwhile. I like the outdoor atmosphere and the wind howling at night. It's like Charlie Chan goes camping.


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