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Charlie Chan in Reno

Charlie Chan in Reno(1939)

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Mary Whitman has gone to Reno to obtain a divorce. While there she is arrested on suspicion of murdering a fellow guest at her hotel (which specializes in divorcers). There are many others at the hotel who wanted the victim out of the way. Charlie comes from his home in Honolulu to solve the murder.

Cast & Crew

Norman Foster Director
Sidney Toler Charlie Chan
Ricardo Cortez Dr. Ainsley
Phyllis Brooks Vivian Wells
Slim Summerville Sheriff Fletcher
Kane Richmond Curtis Whitman
Sen Yung James Chan
Pauline Moore Mary Whitman
Eddie Collins Cab driver
Kay Linaker Mrs. Russell
Louise Henry Jeanne Bently
Robert Lowery Wally Burke
Charles D. Brown Chief of Police King
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: week of 31 May 1939
Release Date:  1939 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp.
Duration(mins):  70 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  6,379    
Duration(reels):  7    

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  • Charlie Chan in Reno (1939)

    Jay Higgins 2009-08-16

    Yet another great entry in the Charlie Chan series, this one has Sidney Toler as Chan, and he does a great job. Light, with a fast pace and I never lost... MORE>