Charlie Chan At The Opera
20th Century Fox (1936)
Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
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1 hr 8 mins USA / English
DVD  Region 1   UR (Unrated)
Warner Oland Charlie Chan
Boris Karloff Gravelle
Keye Luke Lee Chan
William Demarest Sergeant Kelly
Guy Usher Inspector Regan
Margaret Irving Mme. Lilli Rochelle
Gregory Gaye Enrico Borelli
Nedda Harrigan Mme. Anita Borelli
Frank Conroy Mr. Whitely
Charlotte Henry Kitty Rochelle
Thomas Beck Phil Childers
Maurice Cass Mr. Arnold
H. Bruce Humberstone
Producer John Stone
Writer Charles Belden
Scott Darling

"Charlie Chan at the Opera" was released in 1936 as another episode in the Charlie Chan series. In this version Charlie Chan (Warner Oland) has to sort through clues to determine if an escaped mental patient, Gravelle (Boris Karloff), is guilty of murdering his wife. Gravelle who suffers from amnesia has been confined to a mental institution for years after his wife, Lilli (Margaret Irving), attempted to murder him. He escapes from the institution and tracks her down at a local opera. He manages to replace his wife's lover, Enrico Borelli (Gregory Gaye), in the opera with the help of the Enrico's wife. After the performance, Enrico and Lilli are found stabbed in their dressing rooms.
Edition Details
Edition Cinema Classics Collection
Series Charlie Chan
Release Date 12/5/2006
Packaging Custom Case
Screen Ratio Fullscreen (4:3)
Subtitles English (Closed Captioned); French; Spanish
Audio Tracks Dolby Digital Mono [English]
Layers Single Side, Dual Layer
No. of Discs/Tapes 1

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