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The Manchu Eagle Murder Caper Mystery (1975)

A chicken hatchery owner (and novice private eye) tries to solve the arrow murder of local milkman, philanderer and animal fetishist.

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Dean Hargrove
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gabriel Dell ... Malcolm
Will Geer ... Dr. Simpson
Anjanette Comer ... Arlevia Jessup
Joyce Van Patten ... Ida Mae
Vincent Gardenia ... Big Daddy Jessup
Barbara Harris ... Miss Helen Fredericks
Sorrell Booke ... Dr. Melon
Dick Gautier ... Oscar Cornell
Jackie Coogan ... Detective Chief Anderson
Nita Talbot ... Jasmine Cornell
Huntz Hall ... Deputy Roy
Nicholas Colasanto ... Bert
Howard Storm ... Freddie Jessup
Robbi Tremaine Robbi Tremaine ... Contestant
Helen Finley Helen Finley ... Laverne
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A chicken hatchery owner (and novice private eye) tries to solve the arrow murder of local milkman, philanderer and animal fetishist.

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Certificate:

PG
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 March 1975 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Manchu Eagle See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Strathmore Productions See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Production began in April 1973 and the film has a 1973 copyright date. See more »

Goofs

Oscar sits facing Malcom's desk when he is hit by an arrow that comes from the direction of Malcoms desk. There is a wall with a closed window behind Malcom's desk. After Oscar is hit by the arrow Malcom opens the unbroken window and climbs outside to search for the killer. It's never explained where the arrow could have come from. See more »

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funny, very funny
22 April 2001 | by brownsbackersSee all my reviews

if you want a classic this is it.try it you'll like it. you won't find a better gun fight anywhere. there is intrigue and yes mayhem. pay very close attention to every detail you don't want to miss anything.like how to properly use a bloodhound.(watch out for that arrow!)


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