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The Missing Lady (1946)

A jade statue, the "missing lady", is stolen and its owner killed. Lamont Cranston, alias the Shadow, sets out to catch the killer but is blamed for the murders himself as each time he ... See full summary »

Director:

Phil Karlson

Writer:

George Callahan (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kane Richmond ... Lamont Cranston [The Shadow]
Barbara Read ... Margo Lane (as Barbara Reed)
George Chandler ... Shrevvie
James Flavin ... Police Insp. Cardona
Pierre Watkin ... Police Commissioner Weston
Dorothea Kent ... Jennie Delaney
James Cardwell ... Terry Blake
Claire Carleton ... Rose Dawson
Jack Overman ... Ox Walsh
Jo-Carroll Dennison ... Gilda Marsh (as Jo Carroll Dennison)
Frances Robinson ... Anne Walsh
Almira Sessions ... Miss Effie
Nora Cecil ... Miss Millie
George J. Lewis ... Jan Field (as George Lewis)
Dewey Robinson ... Harry -Bartender
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Storyline

A jade statue, the "missing lady", is stolen and its owner killed. Lamont Cranston, alias the Shadow, sets out to catch the killer but is blamed for the murders himself as each time he investigates some facet of the case another suspect is killed. Written by Doug Sederberg <vornoff@sonic.net>

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A Mystery Thrill-Treat from the Annals of "The Shadow"!

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 August 1946 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Shadow and the Missing Lady See more »

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Production Co:

Monogram Pictures See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The earliest documented telecasts of this film took place in Los Angeles Saturday 19 November 1949 on KNBH (Channel 4) and in New York City Thursday 16 February 1950 on the DuMont Television Network's WABD (Channel 5). See more »

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Follows The Shadow Returns (1946) See more »

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fifth out of six The Shadow movies
7 December 2008 | by disdressed12See all my reviews

this,the fifth movie in he six movie series of The Shadow,is easily the most boring and tedious.i found it repetitive ad nauseum.the story did not keep me interested.in fact,it was all i could to quit watching before the end.plus,the constant bellowing of the police chief finally started to get on my nerves.Richard Kane again plays Lamont Cranston/The Shadow for the third and final time.there were a few plot devices meant to be comedic,but for me,they came off annoying and grating.the shadow only appears two or three brief times in this movie.if he had appeared more often,i think i would have had a higher opinion of it.as it stands,i give The Missing lady a 3/10


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