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The Amazing Exploits of the Clutching Hand (I) (1936)
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305 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

A scientist discovers a formula for making synthetic gold.
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Writers
Arthur B. Reeve (novel "The Amazing Expoits of the Cutching Hand") | George M. Merrick (adaptation) | Eddie Granemann (adaptation) (as Eddy Graneman) | Leon D'Usseau (screenplay) | Dallas M. Fitzgerald (screenplay) (as Dallas Fitzgerald)
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Cinematographer
James Diamond (photography)
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Updated Apr 18, 1936

Release date
Apr 18, 1936 (United States)

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51 cast members
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Jack Mulhall
Craig Kennedy Craig Kennedy   See fewer
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Rex Lease
Walter Jameson Walter Jameson   See fewer
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Mae Busch
Mrs. Paul Gironda Mrs. Paul Gironda   See fewer
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Ruth Mix
Shirley McMillan Shirley McMillan   See fewer
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William Farnum
Gordon Gaunt Gordon Gaunt   See fewer
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Marion Shilling
Verna Gironda Verna Gironda   See fewer
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Robert Frazer
Dr. Paul Gironda [Chs.1,4,8,13-15] Dr. Paul Gironda [Chs.1,4,8,13-15]   See fewer
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Gaston Glass
Louis Bouchard Louis Bouchard   See fewer
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Mahlon Hamilton
Montgomery [Chs.1,2,5,6] Montgomery [Chs.1,2,5,6]   See fewer
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Robert Walker
Joe Mitchell Joe Mitchell   See fewer
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Yakima Canutt
Number Eight / Sailor Brawler Number Eight / Sailor Brawler   See fewer
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Joseph W. Girard
Lawyer Cromwell [Chs.1-3,6,7,15] Lawyer Cromwell [Chs.1-3,6,7,15]   See fewer
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Frank Leigh
Maj. Courtney Wickham Maj. Courtney Wickham   See fewer
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Jon Hall
Frank Hobart (as Charles Locher) Frank Hobart (as Charles Locher)   See fewer
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Knute Erickson
Capt. Hansen [Chs.3, 11-14] (as Knute Ericksen) Capt. Hansen [Chs.3, 11-14] (as Knute Ericksen)   See fewer
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Richard Alexander
First Mate Olaf [Chs.11-12,14] (uncredited) First Mate Olaf [Chs.11-12,14] (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Allen
Shirtless Sailor (uncredited) Shirtless Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eugene Burr
Board Director [Chs. 1-2, 15] (uncredited) Board Director [Chs. 1-2, 15] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roy Cardona
Capt. O'Hara - Henchman Number Two (uncredited) Capt. O'Hara - Henchman Number Two (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Cowell
Officer Bill [Ch.1] (uncredited) Officer Bill [Ch.1] (uncredited)   See fewer
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William Desmond
Bartender Steve [Chs.5,8,10-12,14] (uncredited) Bartender Steve [Chs.5,8,10-12,14] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Earl Douglas
Wilson - Henchman Number Four / Carlos Gaston [Ch. 9] (uncredited) Wilson - Henchman Number Four / Carlos Gaston [Ch. 9] (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Elliott
Attorney Arthur J. White (uncredited) Attorney Arthur J. White (uncredited)   See fewer
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Art Felix
Riley - Sailor Guard [Chs. 11-12] (uncredited) Riley - Sailor Guard [Chs. 11-12] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gordon Griffith
Blackie Humphries, alias Hamik [Chs.3,5,7,10,11] (uncredited) Blackie Humphries, alias Hamik [Chs.3,5,7,10,11] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ethel Grove
Margaret, the Maid [Chs.1,5-7,10] (uncredited) Margaret, the Maid [Chs.1,5-7,10] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Henry Hall
Warden [Ch.1] (uncredited) Warden [Ch.1] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Art Howard
Board Director [Chs. 1-2, 15] (uncredited) Board Director [Chs. 1-2, 15] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Reed Howes
Private Detective Sullivan (uncredited) Private Detective Sullivan (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Ince
Police Officer Regan [Ch.1] (uncredited) Police Officer Regan [Ch.1] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Willard Kent
Jewett, Board Director [Chs. 1-2, 15] (uncredited) Jewett, Board Director [Chs. 1-2, 15] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bob Kortman
Henchman Number Six - aka Spike Harvey (uncredited) Henchman Number Six - aka Spike Harvey (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tom London
Nellie D Sailor [Chs. 1,11-14] (uncredited) Nellie D Sailor [Chs. 1,11-14] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Allen Mathews
Bogus Taxi Driver (uncredited) Bogus Taxi Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Carl Mathews
Henchman [Chs. 3-8] / Sailor Bar Brawler (uncredited) Henchman [Chs. 3-8] / Sailor Bar Brawler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bull Montana
Slug, Nellie D Sailor [Chs. 2, 11-14] (uncredited) Slug, Nellie D Sailor [Chs. 2, 11-14] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Milburn Morante
Marty, the Delivery Man [Chs.2,6-8] (uncredited) Marty, the Delivery Man [Chs.2,6-8] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Buck Morgan
Sailor (uncredited) Sailor (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Morrell
Jenkins, Craig's Butler (uncredited) Jenkins, Craig's Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Artemus Nigolian
Denton's Maid [Ch.14] (uncredited) Denton's Maid [Ch.14] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Parker
Henchman (uncredited) Henchman (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gil Patric
Board Director [Chs. 1-2, 15] (uncredited) Board Director [Chs. 1-2, 15] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Pascale Perry
Policeman (uncredited) Policeman (uncredited)   See fewer
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'Snub' Pollard
Snub - Waiter [Chs.1,11-12] (uncredited) Snub - Waiter [Chs.1,11-12] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Robert Russell
Trustee [Ch.1] (uncredited) Trustee [Ch.1] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vera Steadman
Miss Dillon [Chs. 1, 6, 10, 14] (uncredited) Miss Dillon [Chs. 1, 6, 10, 14] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ken Strickfaden
Strick - Lab Assistant (uncredited) Strick - Lab Assistant (uncredited)   See fewer
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Slim Whitaker
Nellie D Sailor [Chs. 2, 11-14] (uncredited) Nellie D Sailor [Chs. 2, 11-14] (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roger Williams
Gallagher, alias Aji [Chs.3,5,10,11] (uncredited) Gallagher, alias Aji [Chs.3,5,10,11] (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.4 / 10 | 100 votes