Charlie Chan Collection Vol. 5 (R1) in September
Fox Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of The Charlie Chan Collection Volume 5 on 16th September 2008 priced at $49.98 SRP.
Starring Sidney Toler as the sage detective Volume 5 includes the final seven Charlie Chan films from 20th Century Fox. They are: Charlie Chan At The Wax Museum, Murder Over New York, Dead Men Tell, Charlie Chan In Rio, Charlie Chan In Panama, Charlie Chan’s Murder Cruise and Castle In The Desert.
The films are presented in the original full screen format with English Mono and Spanish and French subtitles. All titles included in the collection feature original theatrical trailers as well as still and advertising galleries. Also included is The Era of Chan, a 30 minute documentary celebrating the legacy of the Chan series at Fox. Focusing on the series’ final seven films and the talents behind them, this piece gives an overview of the series’ success and how the Chan character rose to the status of icon, influencing many screen detectives to come.