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Title The mysterious Mr. Wong [videorecording] / Monogram Pictures presents a George Yohalem production ; directed by William Nigh ; adaptation, Lew Levenson ; screen play, Nina Howatt. Murder by television / produced by Cameo Pictures Corporation ; [presented by] William M. Pizor ; directed by Clifford Sanforth ; screen play, Joseph O'Donnell.

Imprint [United States] : Image Entertainment, 2013.

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Description 1 videodisc (136 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Scared to death collection. Volume 1 ; disc 3
Scared to death collection. Volume 1 ; disc 3.
Note Mysterious Mr. Wong suggested by the story The twelve coins of Confucius by Harry Stephen Keeler.
Murder by television from the idea suggested by Clarence Hennecke, Carl Coolidge.
The mysterious Mr. Wong was originally produced as a motion picture in 1934. Murder by television was originally produced as a motion picture in 1935.
Issued as part of the boxed set: Bela Lugosi scared to death collection.
Credits Mysterious Mr. Wong: Art director, E.R. Hickson ; photography, Harry Neumann ; film editor, Jack Ogilvie ; sound recorder, J.A. Stransky, Jr. Murder by television: photographed by James Brown, Jr., Arthur Reed ; edited by Leslie Wilder ; art direction, Louis Rachmil ; song-music & lyrics by Oliver Wallace.
Cast Mysterious Mr. Wong: Béla Lugosi, Wallace Ford, Arline Judge, Fred Warren, Lotus Long, Robert Emmet O'Connor, Edward Peil, Luke Chan, Lee Shumway, Etta Lee, Ernest F. Young.
Murder by television: Bela Lugosi, June Collyer, Huntley Gordon, George Meeker, Henry Mowbray, Charles Hill Mailes, Claire McDowell, Hattie McDaniel, Allan Jung, Charles K. French, Larry Francis, Henry Hall, William (Billy) Sullivan, William Tooker.
Summary The Mysterious Mr. Wong: Investigating a series of murders in Chinatown, wise-guy reporter Jason Barton is captured by the megalomaniacal Mr. Wong, desperately trying to complete his collection of the twelve gold coins of Confucius, with which he will be able to acquire the power to become ruler of a large province in China.
Murder by Television: When the inventor of a new method of instantaneously broadcasting television signals is murdered in the middle of his demonstration it falls to Police Chief Nelson to find the murderer.
System Details DVD, full screen, Dolby Digital.
Subject Murder -- Drama.
Journalists -- Drama.
Inventors -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Horror films.
Fiction films.
Added Author Nigh, William, 1881-1955. Director.
Sanforth, Clifford. Director.
Yohalem, George, 1893-1968. Producer.
Pizor, William M. Producer.
Levenson, Lew. Adapter.
Howatt, Nina. Screenwriter.
O'Donnell, Joseph, 1891-1963. Screenwriter.
Neumann, Harry, 1891-1971. Cinematographer.
Brown, James (James S.) Cinematographer.
Reed, Arthur (Art) Cinematographer.
Ogilvie, Jack. Film editor.
Wilder, Leslie, 1895-1989. Film editor.
Wallace, Oliver, 1887-1963. Composer. Lyricist.
Hickson, Ernest R., 1892-1952. Artistic director.
Rachmil, Lewis J., 1908-1984. Artistic director.
Stransky, John. Sound designer.
Lugosi, Bela, 1882-1956. Actor.
Ford, Wallace, 1898-1966. Actor.
Judge, Arline, 1912-1974. Actor.
Warren, E. Alyn, 1874-1940. Actor.
Long, Lotus. Actor.
O'Connor, Robert Emmet, 1885-1962. Actor.
Peil, Edward, 1883-1958. Actor.
Chan, Luke, 1896-1983. Actor.
Shumway, Lee, 1884-1959. Actor.
Lee, Etta, 1906-1956. Actor.
Young, Ernest F., 1888-1974. Actor.
Collyer, June, 1906-1968. Actor.
Gordon, Huntley, 1887-1956. Actor.
Meeker, George, 1904?-1963. Actor.
Mowbray, Henry, 1882-1960. Actor.
Mailes, Charles H. (Charles Hill), 1870-1937. Actor.
McDowell, Clare, 1877-1966. Actor.
McDaniel, Hattie, 1895-1952. Actor.
Jung, Allen. Actor.
French, Chas. (Charles), 1860-1952. Actor.
Francis, Larry. Actor.
Hall, Henry, 1876-1954. Actor.
Sullivan, Billy, 1891-1946. Actor.
Tooker, William H., -1936. Actor.
Monogram Pictures Corporation.
Cameo (Firm)
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Mysterious Mr. Wong.
Murder by television.
Bela Lugosi scared to death collection.
ISBN 0778634132 (set)
9780778634133 (set)
Standard No. 628261129898 set
Music No. DGE9 51298 Image Entertainment
DGE9 51298-3 Image Entertainment

 
    
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