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Paul Manderley, eccentric historian, and his wife, descendant of the Borgias, live in an isolated castle-like mansion in the Mojave Desert. When a guest suddenly collapses, Charlie Chan is invited to stay. As the standard mystery-mansion props come into play, and all means of outside communication are sabotaged, it becomes evident that one of the inhabitants has access to poisons and is prepared to use them...

  1. Harry Lachman

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sidney Toler

    Charlie Chan

  2. Arleen Whelan

    Arleen Whelan

    Brenda Hartford

  3. Richard Derr

    Richard Derr

    Carl Detheridge

  4. Douglass Dumbrille

    Paul Manderley

  5. Henry Daniell

    Henry Daniell

    Watson King

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Castle in the Desert
Castle in the Desert

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Status Released

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  • February 2, 1942
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 2m

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