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The Face of Fu Manchu (1965)

Grisly strangulations in London alert Nayland Smith of Scotland Yard to the possibility of the fiendish Fu Manchu may not be dead after all, even though Smith witnessed his execution. A ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Maria Muller
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Sir Charles
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Dr. Petrie (as Howard Marion Crawford)
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Lotus (as Poulet Tu)
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Hanumon (as Peter Mossbacher)
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Grand Lama (as Eric Young)
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Storyline

Grisly strangulations in London alert Nayland Smith of Scotland Yard to the possibility of the fiendish Fu Manchu may not be dead after all, even though Smith witnessed his execution. A killer spray made from Tibetan berries seems to be involved and clues keep leading back to the Thames. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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Obey Fu Manchu Or Every Living Thing Will Die! See more »


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24 October 1965 (USA)  »

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The Mask of Fu Manchu  »

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

This is the first of the "Fu Manchu" films starring Christopher Lee. See more »

Goofs

The car which goes off the road and is wrecked during the chase sequence is about one decade more recent than the one in which the principals have been driving, and from which they emerge after the wreck. See more »

Quotes

Fu Manchu: [broadcasting by radio] Attention! Attention! This is Fu Manchu. Stand by for an important message. I repeat, this is Fu Manchu. You know now that I must be obeyed, that I am all-powerful. In two more days I shall give my commands. They will be carried out at once... or ten thousand shall die. Ten thousand. And one particular man. That is all.
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Connections

Follows The Midnight Summons (1924) See more »

Soundtracks

Radio Revels
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Music by Ivor Slaney
De Wolfe Music Ltd
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Executioner... In the name of Imperial China...
27 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

...Death to Fu-Manchu!

And so begins this great movie! Well, maybe its not so great overall, but the opening sequence of this film rivals any other in intensity. After all, would you lay down face up for your own beheading? The fun thing about this movie is that every character, regardless of age or sex, avidly fist fights several times throughout the picture. Bottom line is... great fun to watch, just don't take it too seriously.


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