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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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Carol Forman ...
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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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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Keye Luke, who plays number one son Lee, was actually older than Roland Winters who plays his father Charlie Chan. See more »

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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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Dreadful!
20 April 2000 | by (New York, NY) – See all my reviews

Dreadful Monogram Chan film with weak Roland Winters starring. The only item of interest is the paring of both Keye Luke (as Lee Chan) and Victor Sen Young (as Tommy Chan.) Set amidst Mexican pyramids, this is a boring poorly done film. It is sad that Luke and Young together didn't have a better script or budget.


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