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Title Murder over New York [videorecording] ; Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum / Murder over New York [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; original screenplay by Lester Ziffren ; directed by Harry Lachman. Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum [presented by] Twentieth Century Fox ; original screenplay by John Larkin ; directed by Lynn Shores.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2008]

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    CHA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (129 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
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videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series Cinema classics collection
Cinema classics collection.
System Details DVD, full screen; Dolby Digital mono., double-sided, single-layer, NTSC.
Language English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Performer Murder over New York cast: Marjorie Weaver, Robert Lowery, Ricardo Cortez, Donald MacBride, Melville Cooper, Joan Valerie, Kane Richmond, Sen Yung, Sidney Toler.
Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum cast: Sidney Toler, Sen Yung, C. Henry Gordon, Marc Lawrence, Joan Valerie, Marguerite Chapman, Ted Osborn.
Note Based on the character created by Earl Derr Biggers.
Murder over New York originally released as a motion picture in 1940 ; Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum originally released as a motion picture in 1940.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Murder over New York: Charlie Chan and his son are on vacation in the Big Apple where they find themelves in the middle of a murder investigation after a policeman turns up dead.
Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum: When a convicted murderer, who was brought to justice by Charlie Chan himself, breaks free of his shackles and escapes into the night, the resourceful Chan knows it's only a matter of time before he will strike again.
Contents Murder over New York (1940 ; 65 min.) -- Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum (1940 ; 64 min.).
Note Special features: Murder over New York: Original theatrical trailer; still galleries.
Special features: Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum: Original theatrical trailer; still galleries.
Subject Chan, Charlie (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Vacations -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Escapes -- United States -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Crime films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Added Author Ziffren, Lester.
Lachman, Harry, 1886-1975.
Larkin, John.
Shores, Lynn, 1893-1949.
Weaver, Marjorie, 1913-1994.
Lowery, Robert, 1916-1971.
Cortez, Ricardo, 1899-1977.
McBride, Donald, 1889-1957.
Cooper, Melville, 1896-1973.
Valerie, Joan.
Richmond, Kane.
Yung, Victor Sen.
Toler, Sidney, 1874-1947.
Gordon, C. Henry, 1884-1940.
Lawrence, Marc, 1910-2005.
Chapman, Marguerite, 1918-1999.
Osborn, Ted.
Biggers, Earl Derr, 1884-1933. Novels. Selections.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum
Note Title on set container: Charlie Chan. Volume 5
Also known as: Charlie Chan in Murder Over New York
Standard No. 024543531975 80 set

 
    
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