Charlie Chan in City in Darkness
Cinema Classics Collection
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1939
Director: Herbert I. Leeds
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: Disc ID: CC43-F26E-F87A-5CEC
Running time: 1:15 (75 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.33:1, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: February 12, 2008
Collection type: Owned (#5286)
Status: Available
Purchase date: February 12, 2008
Purchase price: Hidden
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Overview
Justice was a shot in the dark! The incomparable Charlie Chan (Sidney Toler) shines in this "lively" (Film Daily) historic thriller about one of the blackest episodes in European history!

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!
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Charlie Chan in City in Darkness (Cinema Classics Collection)
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Genres
Suspense/Thriller
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital Mono
English  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Gallery
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Herbert I. Leeds....Director
Writing
Robert Ellis....Screenwriter
Helen Logan....Screenwriter
Gina Kaus....Original Material By
Ladislaus Fodor....Original Material By
Earl Derr Biggers....Original Characters By
Cinematography
Virgil Miller....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Harry Reynolds....Film Editor
Sound
Joseph E. Aiken....Sound
William H. Anderson....Sound
Art
Richard Day....Art Director
Lewis Creber....Art Director
Herschel....Costume Designer
Cast
Sidney Toler....Charlie Chan
Lynn Bari....Marie Dubon
Richard Clark....Tony Madero
Harold Huber....Marcel
Pedro de Cordoba....Antoine
Dorothy Tree....Charlotte Ronnell
C. Henry Gordon....Prefect of Police
Douglas Dumbrille....Petroff
Noel Madison....Belescu
Leo Carroll....Louis Santelle
Lon Chaney, Jr.....Pierre
Louis Mercier....Max
George Davis....Alex
Barbara Leonard....Lola
Adrienne D'Ambricourt....Landlady
Fredrik Vogeding....Captain