The Shanghai Cobra ()

directed by Phil Karlson
featuring Sidney Toler, Addison Richards, Benson Fong, James B. Cardwell, James Flavin, Joan Barclay, Mantan Moreland, Walter Fenner, Arthur Loft, Gene Roth, George Chandler, Janet Warren, Joe Devlin, Paul Newlan, Roy Gordon

Just as Edgar C. Ulmer would at PRC around the same time, young Phil Karlson turned Monogram's almost nonexistent production values to his advantage in two Charlie Chan whodunits: The Shanghai Cobra (1945) and Dark Alibi (1946). Karlson added touches of film noir to the usual hoary Chan melodramatics and the result was arguably the best of the Monogram "Chans." In The Shanghai Cobra, Charlie (Sidney Toler) is investigating several murders connected with the manufacture of wartime radium. The employees of a bank connected ...

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Charlie Chan: The Shanghai Cobra
2004, Monogram

UPC: 027616908360


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