Shadow of Chinatown (1936b)

USA,
15 chapter serial
35mm film, black and white, 1.37:1
mono, English

An American fantasy film directed by Robert F. Hill using the name Bob Hill. This is the feature version of the serial Shadow of Chinatown (1936a).

Credits

Crew
Directed by: Bob Hill [real name: Robert F. Hill]
Copyright MCMXXXVI [1936] [company not given]
Carmel Productions Inc. presents [re-release]. A Carmel Films release [re-release]. Victory Pictures Corporation
Supervised by: Sam Katzman
Production Manager: Ed W. Rote
Continuity by: Isadore Bernstein and Basil Dickey
Special Dialogue by: William Buchanan
Original Story by: Rock Hawkey [real name: Robert F. Hill]
Photography: Bill Hyer [real name: William Hyer]
Film Editor: Charles Henkel
Recording: Hans Weerin
Settings: Fred Preble

Cast
Bela Lugosi as Victor Poten
Herman Brix [real name: Bruce Bennett] as Martin Andrews
Joan Barclay as Joan Whiting
Luana Walters as Sonya Rokoff
Maurice Liu as Willy Fu
Charles King [Grogan]
William Buchanan [Healy]
Forrest Taylor [Police Captain Walters]
Jack Cowell [white Chinaman]
James B. Leong [Wong]
Henry T. Tung [Dr Wu]
Paul Fung [Tom Chu]
George Chan [Old Luee]
Moy Ming [Wong's brother]

Alternative Titles

Yellow Phantom – reissue title

Version of
Shadow of Chinatown (1936a)

References

Periodicals

  • Screen vol.64 no.4 (Winter 2023) pp.401–425 – illustrated article (To cut a long story short: the featurization of American sound serials by Deborah Allison)

Books