Daredevils of the Red Circle (1939) (12 Chapter Serial) (Blu-ray)

Directed by William Witney and John English

Release Year: 1939
Running Time: 211
UPC: 7 38329 21142 4
Color Type: B&W
Country: U.S.
Language: English
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Cast
Charles Quigley
Carole Landis
Bruce Bennett
David Sharpe
Charles Middleton

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Directed by William Witney and John English

Newly Mastered in HD from a 4K scan! Considered by most to be one of the best, if not the best serials of all time. Three circus stuntmen track down a ruthless madman known as 39-0-13 (Charles Middleton, Emperor Ming of Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe), bent on destroying the wealth and integrity of his former employer, multi-millionaire Horace Granville (Miles Mander, Murder, My Sweet). 39-0-13 kidnaps and imprisons Granville, impersonating him in order to facilitate his deeds of destruction. Cy Feur’s (Dick Tracy vs. Crime Inc.) pulse-pounding score sharply accentuates the crisp direction of William Witney (Sunset in the West) and John English (Adventures of Captain Marvel). Chapter One’s cliffhanger – an underground tunnel flooded by a massive mountain of torrential water – is a classic! Starring serial star Charles Quigley (The Crimson Ghost), Bruce Bennett (Dark Passage) and the beautiful Carole Landis (I Wake Up Screaming).


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Audio Commentary by Film Historians Michael Schlesinger (Selected Episodes)

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"If you've never experienced the innocent thrills of the best sound-era movie serials, Daredevils of the Red Circle is an excellent place to start. Enormous fun for the whole family, and a DVD Talk Collector Series title."


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