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Ace Drummond (1936)

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255 min | Action, Adventure

This 13 chapter serial is based on the comic strip character Ace Drummond created by Eddie Rickenbacker. Ace is a 'G-Man of the sky' working out of Washington D.C. He is sent to Mongolia to find out why a mysterious villain known only as '...See moreThis 13 chapter serial is based on the comic strip character Ace Drummond created by Eddie Rickenbacker. Ace is a 'G-Man of the sky' working out of Washington D.C. He is sent to Mongolia to find out why a mysterious villain known only as 'The Dragon' is trying to prevent the newly formed International Airways from setting up an airport there. Ace meets Peggy Trainor (Jean Rogers) who is searching for her archaeologist father who has disappeared. Together they search for answers to the puzzles. Written by Bob Trapp See less
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Directors
Writers
Eddie Rickenbacker (based on the newspaper feature "Ace Drummond" created by) (as Captain Eddie Rickenbacker) | Wyndham Gittens (screenplay) | Norman S. Hall (screenplay) | Ray Trampe (screenplay)
Cinematographer
Richard Fryer (photography)
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Edit Released
Updated Oct 19, 1936

Release date
Oct 19, 1936 (United States)

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31 cast members
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John 'Dusty' King
Ace Drummond (as John King) Ace Drummond (as John King)   See fewer
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Jean Rogers
Peggy Trainor Peggy Trainor   See fewer
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Guy Bates Post
The Grand Lama The Grand Lama   See fewer
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Lon Chaney Jr.
Ivan - Henchman Ivan - Henchman   See fewer
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Jackie Morrow
Billy Meredith Billy Meredith   See fewer
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Robert Warwick
Winston Winston   See fewer
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James B. Leong
Henry Kee [Chs. 1-11] (as James Leong) Henry Kee [Chs. 1-11] (as James Leong)   See fewer
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Chester Gan
Kai-Chek Kai-Chek   See fewer
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Arthur Loft
Chang-Ho / The Dragon Chang-Ho / The Dragon   See fewer
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James Eagles
Johnny Wong - Radio Operator Johnny Wong - Radio Operator   See fewer
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C. Montague Shaw
Dr. Trainor (as Montague Shaw) Dr. Trainor (as Montague Shaw)   See fewer
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Frederick Vogeding
Bauer [Chs. 1-6] (as Fredrik Vogeding) Bauer [Chs. 1-6] (as Fredrik Vogeding)   See fewer
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Al Bridge
Paul Wyckoff Paul Wyckoff   See fewer
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Hooper Atchley
Caldoni Caldoni   See fewer
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Edmund Cobb
Nicolai - Henchman (as Ed Cobb) Nicolai - Henchman (as Ed Cobb)   See fewer
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Sam Ash
Le Page (uncredited) Le Page (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanley Blystone
Sergei - Henchman (uncredited) Sergei - Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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George DeNormand
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Diana Gibson
Stewardess (uncredited) Stewardess (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lew Hicks
Minor Role (uncredited) Minor Role (uncredited)   See fewer
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Selmer Jackson
William Meredith Sr. (uncredited) William Meredith Sr. (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Parker
O'Connor - Co-Pilot [Ch. 1] / Mongolian Henchman [Ch. 1] / Car Driver [Ch. 4] / Dimitri - Cave Henchman [Chs. 7-8, 10] / Sedan Bearer [Ch. 10] (uncredited) O'Connor - Co-Pilot [Ch. 1] / Mongolian Henchman [Ch. 1] / Car Driver [Ch. 4] / Dimitri - Cave Henchman [Chs. 7-8, 10] / Sedan Bearer [Ch. 10] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edward Peil Sr.
Queen of India Plane Passenger [Ch. 1] (uncredited) Queen of India Plane Passenger [Ch. 1] (uncredited)   See fewer
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House Peters Jr.
Pete - Second Pilot [Ch. 1] / Clipper Pilot [Ch. 8] (uncredited) Pete - Second Pilot [Ch. 1] / Clipper Pilot [Ch. 8] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dewey Skipworth
Sedan Bearer (uncredited) Sedan Bearer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom Steele
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kam Tong
Mongolian Worker (uncredited) Mongolian Worker (uncredited)   See fewer
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Louis Vincenot
Lotan [Chs. 1-3] (uncredited) Lotan [Chs. 1-3] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Russell Wade
Second Co-Pilot (uncredited) Second Co-Pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Dick Wessel
Boris - Henchman (uncredited) Boris - Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 372 votes