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Behind that curtain

Author: Earl Derr BiggersIrving CummingsWilliam FoxSonya LevienGeorge MiddletonAll authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [199-?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When British Colonel John Beetham, who is hiding a pretty heiress from her philandering husband, is forced by a mysterious murder to flee across the globe to San Francisco, only detective Charlie Chan can prevent the enraged husband from getting his revenge on Beetham.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery films
Drama
Feature films
Film adaptations
Named Person: Earl Derr Biggers; Earl Derr Biggers
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Earl Derr Biggers; Irving Cummings; William Fox; Sonya Levien; George Middleton; Clarke Silvernail; Warner Baxter; Lois Moran; Gilbert Emery; E L Park; Boris Karloff
OCLC Number: 213387817
Notes: Based on the novel by Earl Derr Biggers.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1929.
On the cover of this edition is a black-and-white photocopied portrait of Chang Apana, the real-life inspiration for the character Charlie Chan, in a coat boasting three medals.
Credits: Photography, Conrad Wells ; film editor, Alfred DeGaetano.
Cast: Warner Baxter, Lois Moran, Gilbert Emery, [E.L. Park, Boris Karloff].
Description: 1 videocassette (90 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Charlie Chan in Behind that curtain
Responsibility: Fox Film Corporation ; William Fox presents ; Irving Cummings production ; story, Earl Derr Biggers ; screen version, George Middleton ; scenario, Sonya Levien and Clarke Silvernail.
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When British Colonel John Beetham, who is hiding a pretty heiress from her philandering husband, is forced by a mysterious murder to flee across the globe to San Francisco, only detective Charlie Chan can prevent the enraged husband from getting his revenge on Beetham.

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