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Title Dead men tell [videorecording] / [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.

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


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Charlie Chan    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series 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 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.
Credits Dead men tell: Photography, Charles Clarke ; music director, Emil Newman.
Note Based on the character created by Earl Derr Biggers.
Audience Not rated.
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.
Contents Dead men tell (1941 ; 60 min.) -- Charlie Chan in Rio (1941 ; 62 min.)
Note Special features: Dead men tell: Original theatrical trailer; still galleries.
Special features: Charlie Chan in Rio: Original theatrical trailer; still galleries.
Local Note 31 52
Subject Chan, Charlie (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- Drama.
Criminal investigation -- Drama.
Murder -- Investigation -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro -- Drama.
Women singers -- Brazil -- Rio de Janeiro -- Drama.
Padre e hijo -- Teatro.
Asesinato -- Brasil -- Rio de Janeiro -- Teatro.
Added Author Larkin, John, 1912-1965
Lachman, Harry, 1886-1975.
Engel, Samuel G., 1904-1984.
Ziffren, Lester.
Toler, Sidney, 1874-1947.
Ryan, Sheila, 1921-1975.
Weldon, Robert.
Yung, Victor Sen, 1915-1980.
Douglas, Donald, 1905-1945.
Hughes, Mary Beth, 1919-1995.
Wright, Cobina, 1921-2011.
North, Ted.
Jory, Victor, 1902-1982.
Huber, Harold, 1910-1959.
Biggers, Earl Derr, 1884-1933. Novels. Selections.
Note Title on set container: Charlie Chan. Volume 5
Standard No. 024543531975 80 set

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