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Charlie Chan in City in Darkness

1939 Rated NR 1hr 15m

Arriving in Paris for a reunion with his World War I buddies, exceptional sleuth Charlie Chan (Sidney Toler) becomes embroiled in investigating the murder of a munitions manufacturer who's been selling arms to his country's enemies. Set during the Munich Crisis of 1938, in which Europe's major powers negotiated an agreement dividing up Czechoslovakia in response to Adolf Hitler's demands, this classic mystery takes on a political tone.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, French, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; making-of featurette; "Writing Chan: Robert Ellis & Helen Logan" ; restoration comparison; still gallery.