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Chandu consults his crystal ball and sees that Nadji, Princess of Egypt, is in danger. She is about to be sacrificed by the black magic cult of Ubasti. Headed for the magic island of Lemuria, he is shipwrecked , washed ashore and captured. He becomes invisible, escapes and after numerous detours is able to rescue the princess.

  1. Ray Taylor


  2. Vera M. Oldham


  3. R.R. Morgan


  4. Harry A. Earnshaw


Top Billed Cast

  1. Bela Lugosi

    Bela Lugosi

    Frank Chandler (Chandu)

  2. Maria Alba

    Nadji - Princess of Egypt

  3. Murdock MacQuarrie

    Murdock MacQuarrie

    The Supreme Voice of Ubasti [Chs. 4-12]

  4. Clara Kimball Young

    Clara Kimball Young

    Dorothy Regent

  5. Dean Benton

    Bob Regent (as Deane Benton)

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The Return of Chandu
The Return of Chandu


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Status Released

Release Information

  • October 1, 1934


Original Language English

Runtime 3h 28m

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