Charlie Chan's Secret

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Allen Colby, heir to a huge fortune, is presumed drowned after an ocean liner sinks off the coast of Honolulu. Mysteriously, Colby reappears at his mansion only to be murdered soon after. When his body is discovered during a seance, everyone in attendance becomes a suspect, and it's up to Chan to find the murderer before he or she strikes again.

  1. Gordon Wiles


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  1. Warner Oland

    Warner Oland

    Charlie Chan

  2. Henrietta Crosman

    Henrietta Crosman

    Mrs. Henrietta Lowell

  3. Arthur Edmund Carewe

    Arthur Edmund Carewe

    Professor Bowen

  4. Astrid Allwyn

    Astrid Allwyn

    Janice Lowell Gage

  5. Rosina Lawrence

    Rosina Lawrence

    Alice Lowell

  6. Charles Quigley

    Charles Quigley

    Dick Williams

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 12m

Budget -

Revenue -

Homepage -

Release Information

  • January 17, 1936
    G, Theatrical



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