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The Resource Mystery classics, Disc 3, (videorecording)

Mystery classics, Disc 3, (videorecording)

Label
Mystery classics, Disc 3
Title
Mystery classics
Title number
Disc 3
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • [The Shadow: international crime]: Lamont Cranston is both a legendary criminologist and on-air crime reporter. Cranston takes on the investigation of the slaying of a wealthy business tycoon. In do so, he exposes a far larger conspiracy involving a group of foreign saboteurs
  • [Mr. Moto's last warning]: A Japanese man claiming to be Mr Moto, of the International Police, is abducted and murdered soon after disembarking from a ship at Port Said in Egypt. The real Mr. Moto is already in Port Said, investigating a conspiracy against the British and French governments. The dead man was his colleague, impersonating him to throw the conspirators off his scent. Mr. Moto recognizes one of the conspirators as a British Secret Service agent, and together they discover that the gang have mined the harbor in preparation for the arrival of the French fleet. Their aim is to throw the blame onto the British, which may start a second World War
  • [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
  • [Mr. Wong, detective]: When a chemical manufacturer is killed after asking detective James Wong to help him, Wong investigates this and two subsequent murders. He uncovers a international spy ring hoping to steal the formula for a poison gas being developed by the first victim's company
Related
Cataloging source
HT#
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors: Charles Lamont [The shadow: international crime] ; Norman Foster [Mr. Moto's last warning] ; William Nigh [The mysterious Mr. Wong] ; William Nigh [Mr. Wong, detective]
PerformerNote
[Cast for The Shadow: international crime]: Rod La Rocque, Astrid Allwyn, Thomas Jackson, Oscar O'Shea, Lew Hearn ; [Cast for Mr. Moto's last warning]: Peter Lorre, Ricardo Cortez, Virginia Field, John Carradine, George Sanders, Joan Carol ; [Cast for The mysterious Mr. Wong]: Bela Lugosi, Wallace Ford, Arline Judge, Fred Warren, Lotus Long ; [Cast for Mr. Wong, detective]: Boris Karloff, Grant Withers, Maxine Jennings, Evelyn Brent, George Lloyd, Lucien Prival
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1969
  • 1882-1956
  • 1887-1969
  • 1895-1993
  • 1900-1976
  • 1881-1955
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • La Rocque, Rod
  • Lorre, Peter
  • Lugosi, Bela
  • Karloff, Boris
  • Lamont, Charles
  • Foster, Norman
  • Nigh, William
  • Mill Creek Entertainment
Runtime
267
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shadow
  • Moto, Mr. (Fictitious character)
  • Wong, Mr. (Fictitious character)
Technique
live action
Label
Mystery classics, Disc 3, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "50 movie pack DVD collection."--Container of set
  • Videodisc release of 4 motion pictures released 1935-1938
  • Part of a 12-disk set packaged in a single container
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Mr. Wong, detective
  • (1938, 71 min.)
  • Side A:
  • The Shadow: international crime
  • (1937, 63 min.)
  • Mr. Moto's last warning
  • (1937, 71 min.)
  • Side B:
  • Mysterious Mr. Wong
  • (1935, 62 min.)
Control code
ocn881428849
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 267 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826831070049
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
MV07004 (set)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1637042
  • (OCoLC)881428849
System details
DVD ; double sided
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mystery classics, Disc 3, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "50 movie pack DVD collection."--Container of set
  • Videodisc release of 4 motion pictures released 1935-1938
  • Part of a 12-disk set packaged in a single container
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Mr. Wong, detective
  • (1938, 71 min.)
  • Side A:
  • The Shadow: international crime
  • (1937, 63 min.)
  • Mr. Moto's last warning
  • (1937, 71 min.)
  • Side B:
  • Mysterious Mr. Wong
  • (1935, 62 min.)
Control code
ocn881428849
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 267 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826831070049
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
MV07004 (set)
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1637042
  • (OCoLC)881428849
System details
DVD ; double sided
Video recording format
DVD

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