The Mandarin Mystery

  • 1937
  • Movie
  • NR
  • Comedy, Mystery

Quillan, a detective trying to recover a valuable Chinese Mandarin stamp, uncovers a ring of counterfeiters and manages to fall in love. Strong, believable performances are severely marred by a cliched script and weak direction, with the film unfortunately mostly played for laughs. Republic dropped its Ellery Queen programmers after this, the studio's more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (4 Credits)
Cortland Fitzsimmons
Gertrude Orr
John Francis Larkin
Rex Taylor
Source (1 Credit)
Ellery Queen
Producer (1 Credit)
Nat Levine
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Jack Marta
Editor (1 Credit)
Grace Goddard
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Harry Grey

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