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Gallery: 
The Shanghai Chest (1948)

 
 

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At the office of Lt. Mike Ruark of the San Francisco Police Department, Charlie
Chan looks at information regarding the jury of the Tony Pindello murder case.
 

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While investigating insurance companies across the city seeking a connection to the Armstrong
murder, Charlie Chan notes that the receptionist of one is evasive when asked questions.
 

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Sgt. Finley brings information to Lt. Ruark and Charlie Chan.
 

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At his home, Charlie Chan, with the help of Birmingham Brown,
 successfully produces a working set of fake fingerprints.
 

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Charlie Chan and Number Two son, Tommy, search.
 

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Charlie Chan, with the help of son, Tommy, and Birmingham Brown,
 opens the grave of Tony Pindello to see if he is actually buried there.
 

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District Attorney Frank Bronson is the killer's next victim!
 

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Charlie Chan questions funeral parlor director, Mr. Grail.
 

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Joseph Pindello holds Charlie Chan and everyone at gunpoint.
 

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Charlie Chan with the late Judge Armstrong's secretary, Phyllis Powers.
 

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In a Chinatown apartment, Charlie Chan finds important papers within a "Shanghai chest."
 

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As a result of a misadventure, Tommy Chan and Birmingham Brown find themselves
guests of the San Francisco Police Department, but are soon sprung by Charlie Chan.
 

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Judge Armstrong's killer prepares to attack Victor Armstrong, the judge's nephew.
 

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At the late Judge Armstrong's office, Charlie Chan and Lt. Mike Ruark search for important papers.
 

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As the case begins to progress, Judge Armstrong's nephew, Victor, remains the prime suspect.
 

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Judge Armstrong is attacked!
 

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