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Charlie Chan at the Circus (1936)

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72 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

While visiting the circus with his family, Charlie is recruited by the big top's co-owner to investigate threatening letters that he's received.
Writers
Robert Ellis (original screen play) | Helen Logan (original screen play) | Earl Derr Biggers (based on: the character "Charlie Chan" created by)
Cinematographer
Daniel B. Clark (photography)
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Updated Mar 18, 1936

Release date
Mar 27, 1936 (United States)

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27 cast members
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Warner Oland
Charlie Chan Charlie Chan   See fewer
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Keye Luke
Lee Chan Lee Chan   See fewer
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John McGuire
Hal Blake Hal Blake   See fewer
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Shirley Deane
Louise Norman Louise Norman   See fewer
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Francis Ford
John Gaines John Gaines   See fewer
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J. Carrol Naish
Tom Holt Tom Holt   See fewer
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Paul Stanton
Joe Kinney Joe Kinney   See fewer
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Boothe Howard
Dan Farrell Dan Farrell   See fewer
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Drue Leyton
Nellie Farrell Nellie Farrell   See fewer
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Wade Boteler
Police Lt. Macy Police Lt. Macy   See fewer
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Shia Jung
Su Toy Su Toy   See fewer
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Maxine Reiner
Marie Norman Marie Norman   See fewer
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Franklyn Farnum
Mike - Ticket Taker Mike - Ticket Taker   See fewer
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John Aasen
Giant Man (uncredited) Giant Man (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Dilson
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles Gemora
Caesar the Ape (uncredited) Caesar the Ape (uncredited)   See fewer
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Faye Lee
Chan Daughter (uncredited) Chan Daughter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Han Hsiang Li
Chan Son (uncredited) Chan Son (uncredited)   See fewer
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Annie Mar
Mrs. Chan (uncredited) Mrs. Chan (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul McVey
1st Ringmaster (uncredited) 1st Ringmaster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lily Mui
Second Youngest Daughter (uncredited) Second Youngest Daughter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stanton Mui
Chan Son (uncredited) Chan Son (uncredited)   See fewer
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Larry Steers
2nd Ringmaster (uncredited) 2nd Ringmaster (uncredited)   See fewer
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Florence Ung
Number One Daughter (uncredited) Number One Daughter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Ung
Chan's Son (uncredited) Chan's Son (uncredited)   See fewer
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7 / 10 | 1,411 votes