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Torchy Blane in Chinatown (1939)

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58 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Torchy Blane has to solve a blackmail case.
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Writers
Frederick Nebel (characters) | Murray Leinster (original story "The Purple Hieroglyph") (as Will Jenkins) | George Bricker (screenplay)
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Updated Feb 2, 1939

Release date
Feb 4, 1939 (United States)

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43 cast members
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Glenda Farrell
Torchy Blane Torchy Blane   See fewer
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Barton MacLane
Police Lieutenant Steve McBride Police Lieutenant Steve McBride   See fewer
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Tom Kennedy
Gahagan Gahagan   See fewer
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Henry O'Neill
Senator Baldwin Senator Baldwin   See fewer
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Patric Knowles
Captain Condon Captain Condon   See fewer
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James Stephenson
Mr. Mansfield Mr. Mansfield   See fewer
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Janet Shaw
Janet Baldwin Janet Baldwin   See fewer
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Frank Shannon
Captain McTavish Captain McTavish   See fewer
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George Guhl
Desk Sergeant Desk Sergeant   See fewer
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Anderson Lawler
Allan Fitzhugh Allan Fitzhugh   See fewer
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Richard Bond
Staunton Staunton   See fewer
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Eddy Chandler
Captain McDonald (as Ed Chandler) Captain McDonald (as Ed Chandler)   See fewer
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James Conaty
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Alice Connors
Maid (uncredited) Maid (uncredited)   See fewer
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Joe Cunningham
Maxie (uncredited) Maxie (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bud Geary
Trooper (uncredited) Trooper (uncredited)   See fewer
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Sol Gorss
Driver (uncredited) Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Roger Gray
Cemetery Gateman (uncredited) Cemetery Gateman (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Harron
Driver (uncredited) Driver (uncredited)   See fewer
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Gordon Hart
Minister (uncredited) Minister (uncredited)   See fewer
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Charles H. Hickman
Mike (uncredited) Mike (uncredited)   See fewer
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Stuart Holmes
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Colin Kenny
Mourner at Burial Service (uncredited) Mourner at Burial Service (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tetsu Komai
Lem Kee (uncredited) Lem Kee (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eddie Lee
Chinese Boy (uncredited) Chinese Boy (uncredited)   See fewer
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Vera Lewis
Dowager (uncredited) Dowager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Loo
Masked Chinese Hood (uncredited) Masked Chinese Hood (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank Mayo
Officer (uncredited) Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Frank McLure
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Bruce Mitchell
Tim (uncredited) Tim (uncredited)   See fewer
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Edmund Mortimer
Man With Dowager (uncredited) Man With Dowager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Mower
Bill - Police Detective (uncredited) Bill - Police Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Panzer
Store Clerk (uncredited) Store Clerk (uncredited)   See fewer
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Lee Phelps
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fred Rapport
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John J. Richardson
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John Ridgely
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Cliff Saum
Larry - Police Detective (uncredited) Larry - Police Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
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Leo White
Waiter (uncredited) Waiter (uncredited)   See fewer
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Eric Wilton
Butler (uncredited) Butler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Jack Wise
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Beal Wong
Chinese Entertainer (uncredited) Chinese Entertainer (uncredited)   See fewer
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Victor Sen Yung
Chinese Entertainer with Sword (uncredited) Chinese Entertainer with Sword (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.2 / 10 | 317 votes