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The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu

Released on August 10 of 1929 in the USA, "The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu" (also known as "Drago rosso, Il") is a Thriller film , starring Warner Oland, Neil Hamilton, Jean Arthur, O.P. Heggie, William Austin and Claude King.

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When was "The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu" released:

The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu was initally released in the United States on Saturday, August 10, 1929. Also released on this day was The Awful Truth (dir. Marshall Neilan). This was ninety (90) years ago.

What is the cast of "The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu":

At the casting of The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu we find Warner Oland, previously seen in Dream of Love (1928) and Good Time Charley (1927); Neil Hamilton (Why Be Good? (1929), The Patriot (1928)); Jean Arthur (The Canary Murder Case (1929), Sins of the Fathers (1928)) [ more... ]

  • Warner Oland, Neil Hamilton, Jean Arthur, O.P. Heggie, William Austin and Evelyn Selbie also appeared together in The Return of Dr. Fu Manchu, released in 1930.
  • Warner Oland, Jean Arthur and William Austin also appeared together in Paramount on Parade, released in 1930.
  • Claude King and Noble Johnson also appeared together in The Lives of a Bengal Lancer, released in 1935.
  • Noble Johnson and Warner Oland also worked together in When a Man Loves, released in 1927.

What is the Storyline of "The Mysterious Dr. Fu Manchu":

A British regiment fires on Dr. Fu Manchu's home, killing his wife and child. A young white girl, Lia Eltham, is left under his care; when she grows up, he uses her as an instrument for revenge. Opposing Manchu are Police Inspector Nayland Smith and Dr. Jack Petrie.


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