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Charlie Chan chastises his young son not to "imitate vacuum
cleaner" at the dinner table in Charlie Chan in Honolulu (1938).

 
 

April 2020
 
"Caution very good life insurance." (Charlie Chan in Honolulu)
 

1  Wednesday

2  Thursday

3  Friday

4  Saturday
 
5  Sunday
 
Earl Derr Biggers, the creator of Charlie Chan, dies of a heart attack in Pasadena, California, on this day in 1933.

6  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Please join us as we view Charlie Chan on Broadway starring Warner Oland.  Join with us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke, Lost City of the Jungle (Chapter 1), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 
 
7  Tuesday
 
George Kuwa, who would portray Charlie Chan in The House Without a Key (1925), is born in Japan, on this day in 1885.

8  Wednesday
  
9  Thursday
 
Happy Passover
 
Passover begins at sunset

10  Friday

11  Saturday 

12  Sunday
 
 
Easter Sunday

13  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Please join us as we view Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo starring Warner Oland.  Join with us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke, Lost City of the Jungle (Chapter 2), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 
 
14  Tuesday
 
15  Wednesday
 
16  Thursday
 
Peter Ustinov, who would portray Charlie Chan in the comedy/mystery Charlie Chan and the Curse of the Dragon Queen, is born in London, England, on this day in 1921.

17  Friday

18  Saturday

19  Sunday
  
20  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Please join us as we view Mr. Moto's Gamble starring Peter Lorre and featuring Keye Luke in the film that was to have been Charlie Chan at the Ringside with Warner Oland in the starring role.  Join with us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke, Lost City of the Jungle (Chapter 3), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

21  Tuesday
 
22  Wednesday

23  Thursday

24  Friday

25  Saturday 

26  Sunday
 
27  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Charlie Chan in Honolulu starring Sidney Toler, whose birthday we celebrate this evening.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via personal video!
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke, Lost City of the Jungle (Chapter 4), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 
 
28  Tuesday
 
Sidney Toler, who would portray Charlie Chan in twenty-two films, is born in Warrensburg, Missouri, on this day in 1874.
 
29  Wednesday
 
30  Thursday
 

 
 

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