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Charlie Chan Family Calendar

 
 

In a flashback to October 1937, Charlie Chan rides through the streets
of Shanghai with Inspector Manwaring in The Shanghai Cobra (1945).

 
 

August 2019
 
"Ancient ancestor once say, 'Even wise man cannot fathom depth of woman's smile.'" (The Shanghai Cobra)
 

1  Thursday
 
Benson Fong, who portrayed Charlie Chan's number three son, Tommy, in six films, dies in Los Angeles, California on this day in 1987.

2  Friday

3  Saturday

4  Sunday

5  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Black Magic/Meeting at Midnight starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD!
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share Chapter 3 of a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke and Benson Fong, Secret Agent X-9, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

6  Tuesday
 
Warner Oland, who portrayed Charlie Chan in seventeen films, dies of bronchial pneumonia in Stockholm, Sweden, on this day in 1938.
 
7  Wednesday

8  Thursday

9  Friday

10  Saturday

11  Sunday
 
12  Monday 
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Jade Mask starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share Chapter 4 of a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke and Benson Fong, Secret Agent X-9, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

13  Tuesday

14  Wednesday

15  Thursday

16  Friday

17  Saturday

18  Sunday
 
19  Monday
 
A special Invitational Performance of Charlie Chan at the Opera at the Metropolitan Opera Festival at Newport, Rhode Island, on this day in 1967.
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Scarlet Clue starring Sidney Toler.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD!
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share Chapter 5 of a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke and Benson Fong, Secret Agent X-9, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

20  Tuesday

21  Wednesday

22  Thursday

23  Friday

24  Saturday

25  Sunday

26  Monday
 
Earl Derr Biggers, the creator of Charlie Chan, is born in Warren, Ohio, on this day in 1884.
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Shanghai Cobra starring Sidney Toler, as we celebrate the birthday of Charlie Chan's Poppa, Earl Derr Biggers.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share Chapter 6 of a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke and Benson Fong, Secret Agent X-9, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

27  Tuesday

28  Wednesday

29  Thursday
 
30  Friday
 
 31  Saturday

 
 
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