The Resource Charlie Chan in city in darkness, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by John Stone ; directed by Herbert I. Leeds ; screenplay by Robert Ellis and Helen Logan, (videorecording)

Charlie Chan in city in darkness, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by John Stone ; directed by Herbert I. Leeds ; screenplay by Robert Ellis and Helen Logan, (videorecording)

Label
Charlie Chan in city in darkness
Title
Charlie Chan in city in darkness
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by John Stone ; directed by Herbert I. Leeds ; screenplay by Robert Ellis and Helen Logan
Title variation
  • Sydney Toler in Charlie Chan in city in darkness
  • Charlie Chan
  • City in darkness
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When Chan heads to Paris for a reunion with his WWI buddies, he finds the City of Light plunged into darkness, as Europe teeters on the brink of war. But when Chan stumbles on an evil spy ring that's selling arms to Germany, the intrepid detective is determined to shed the light of justice onto evil's darkest and most dangerous enterprise
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Virgil Miller ; musical director, Samuel Kaylin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English, Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C37
LC item number
C437554 2007
PerformerNote
Sidney Toler, Lynn Bari, Richard Clarke, Harold Huber, Pedro De Cordoba
Runtime
75
Series statement
Cinema classics collection
Technique
live action
Label
Charlie Chan in city in darkness, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by John Stone ; directed by Herbert I. Leeds ; screenplay by Robert Ellis and Helen Logan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • From a play by Gina Kaus and Ladislaus Fodor
  • Based on the character created by Earl Derr Biggers
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Special features: "The making of 'Charlie Chan in city of darkness'" featurette; "Writing Chan: Robert Ellis and Helen Logan" featurette; restoration comparison; original theatrical trailer; still gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn191736283
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (75 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543475224
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)191736283
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., single layer, NTSC
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Charlie Chan in city in darkness, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; produced by John Stone ; directed by Herbert I. Leeds ; screenplay by Robert Ellis and Helen Logan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • From a play by Gina Kaus and Ladislaus Fodor
  • Based on the character created by Earl Derr Biggers
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Special features: "The making of 'Charlie Chan in city of darkness'" featurette; "Writing Chan: Robert Ellis and Helen Logan" featurette; restoration comparison; original theatrical trailer; still gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn191736283
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (75 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543475224
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)191736283
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono., single layer, NTSC
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected.
Video recording format
DVD

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