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The Resource Dead men tell, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; original screenplay by John Larkin ; directed by Harry Lachman. Charlie Chan in Rio [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; screenplay by Samuel G. Engel and Lester Ziffren ; directed by Harry Lachman, (videorecording)

Dead men tell, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; original screenplay by John Larkin ; directed by Harry Lachman. Charlie Chan in Rio [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; screenplay by Samuel G. Engel and Lester Ziffren ; directed by Harry Lachman, (videorecording)

Label
Dead men tell
Title
Dead men tell
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; original screenplay by John Larkin ; directed by Harry Lachman. Charlie Chan in Rio [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; screenplay by Samuel G. Engel and Lester Ziffren ; directed by Harry Lachman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Dead men tell: Charlie Chan teams up with his number two son, Jimmy, to solve a mystery that takes place aboard a ship bound for a treasure hunt. Using a map, Charlie has to solve the mystery before they all wind up in Davy Jones' locker
  • Charlie Chan in Rio: Charlie Chan and his number two son, Jimmy, must crack the mystery of a beautiful nightclub singer who turns up dead after announcing her plans to elope with a wealthy American playboy
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Dead men tell: Photography, Charles Clarke ; music director, Emil Newman
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D43 2008
PerformerNote
  • Dead men tell cast: Sidney Toler, Sheila Ryan, Robert Weldon, Sen Yung, Don Douglas
  • Charlie Chan in Rio cast: Sidney Toler, Mary Beth Hughes, Cobina Wright Jr., Ted North, Victor Jory, Harold Huber, Sen Yung
Runtime
122
Series statement
Cinema classics collection
Technique
live action
Label
Dead men tell, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; original screenplay by John Larkin ; directed by Harry Lachman. Charlie Chan in Rio [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; screenplay by Samuel G. Engel and Lester Ziffren ; directed by Harry Lachman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the character created by Earl Derr Biggers
  • Special features: Dead men tell: Original theatrical trailer; still galleries
  • Special features: Charlie Chan in Rio: Original theatrical trailer; still galleries
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Dead men tell (1941 ; 60 min.) -- Charlie Chan in Rio (1941 ; 62 min.)
Control code
ocn247133875
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543531975
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o247133875
  • (OCoLC)247133875
System details
DVD, full screen; Dolby Digital mono., double-sided, single-layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dead men tell, [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; original screenplay by John Larkin ; directed by Harry Lachman. Charlie Chan in Rio [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; screenplay by Samuel G. Engel and Lester Ziffren ; directed by Harry Lachman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the character created by Earl Derr Biggers
  • Special features: Dead men tell: Original theatrical trailer; still galleries
  • Special features: Charlie Chan in Rio: Original theatrical trailer; still galleries
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Dead men tell (1941 ; 60 min.) -- Charlie Chan in Rio (1941 ; 62 min.)
Control code
ocn247133875
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543531975
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o247133875
  • (OCoLC)247133875
System details
DVD, full screen; Dolby Digital mono., double-sided, single-layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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