Chat Archive 5/31/2021

The text of our Charlie Chan Family Chat for May 31, 2021


Feature:
Charlie Chan’s Murder Cruise

Extra:
The Landini Murder Case: Chan Gets Tough

Participants:
Dave
Dona
Elron
Godwinshelley2
Hounder
Matt1
mda19083
Mike n Rachel in DC/Mike in DC
Phil
PaulM
Rush
sarabell2

(NOTE: The first 30 minutes of this chat are missing)

Matt1: <clap-clap>

Hounder: I’ll try. She’s doing better than she was earlier

Rush: VERY good!

Hounder: Nite all

Matt1: Good to hear

Rush: Good night, Hounder…

Matt1: Take care Hounder

Mike n Rachel in DC: Sending lots of positive vibes from DC…

Rush: Take care…

Dave: take care…

Rush: In our prayers…

Mike n Rachel in DC: Yes, best wishes1

mda19083: be well hounder

Hounder has left this room

sarabell2: She will be OK, you will take her home soon. You are very good to her.

sarabell2: Oh sorry I missed Hounder.

Rush: That’s okay, SB!

Rush: come up late all the time with departures.

Rush: I come up late…

sarabell2: It is my sticky keyboard. Gotta stop eating and typing.

Rush: Understood!

Rush: Whenever it’s pizza, my fingertips get oily!

Mike n Rachel in DC: *munch, munch*

Rush: πŸ™‚

Mike n Rachel in DC: We are having our Memorial Day picnic with Chan.

Dave: mmmm…pizza….

Rush: Tonight, “Charlie Chan’s Murder Cruise.”

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hot dogs, potato salad…no pizza

Rush: It seems like it was only a few weeks ago that we last shared this one!!!

sarabell2: That sounds like one of those flyers I get in my mailbox

Mike n Rachel in DC: Eran Trece…

mda19083: what a bonus today – a 3 day weekend, a cruise and charlie chan

Dave: Just had shrimp and vegetables

Dona has joined this room

Rush: DONA!

Matt1: Hello Dona!

Dave: dona…

Rush: Good evening and WELCOME!

mda19083: hello dona

sarabell2: Hello Dona!

Dona: hello everyone!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hi Dona!

Dona: I hope everyone is having a nice Memorial Day

Rush: I hope that you had a good Memeorial day, Dona.

Rush: Yes, thank you!

PaulM has joined this room

mda19083: weather perfect here in Philadelphia area – salmon on the grill

Matt1: Hello Paul!

Rush: Very nice, MDA.

Dona: Thank you Rush, yes it has been very nice. All the flags are out on my street

Rush: WELCOME, Paul!

sarabell2: I cooked Salmon too!

Dona: Hello Paul

mda19083: nice sb

Dave: Hello, Paul

Rush: And, I hope that yours was a good Memorial Day, Paul.

sarabell2: My SIL is from Alaska. We used to irritate her by pronouncing it SAL mon.

Rush: πŸ™‚

PaulM: good evening all. well, now that i’m pretty much retired…practically every day is a “day off from work”

Rush: AH!

mda19083: sb – do you need any help with coverage on the light switch detail tonight?

Rush: Well, Memorial day can still be very special!

Matt1: Cued to Opening Title!

PaulM: although, yesterday, i did meet with some friends at the local Veteran’s Memorial Park

Rush: Of course, MDA!

Godwinshelley2 has joined this room

Matt1: Hello GS!

Rush: Very good, Paul!

PaulM: hi GS

Rush: GS!

Dona: Hello GS

Godwinshelley2: Greetings all – I’m cued for my Cruise

Rush: WELCOME!

Rush: Very good!

Matt1: Closest thing to a cruise I’ve been on since….

mda19083: i puchased my cruise wear in advance

sarabell2: Hi, GS I have to cue up.

Godwinshelley2: doing another Indiana run in 2 weeks – so mid-to-late June I will probably be missing

Dona: We Will miss you GS

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hey GS!

Dave: Hello, gs

Rush: Yes, GS?

Rush: Work on the estate?

Godwinshelley2: Putting the homestead on the market

Rush: AH! Now’s actually the perfect time.

Godwinshelley2: Auction for items, then painted, then listed

Dave: Wish you the best…

Rush: Yes.

Godwinshelley2: Having to stay in an AirBnB while we get all that done

Dona: Lost of work GS.

Rush: Yes, GS?

Godwinshelley2: Yes – sad work – but necessary

Rush: Yes, understood.

Matt1: Good luck, GS

Dona: Yes, agreed GS. I understand

Rush: You’ll get through it, GS.

Godwinshelley2: Rush – did you know there is a wax figure of Warner from Werewolf of London in CT?

Rush: Just the fact of it being a lot of hard work helps ease the inner pain.

Godwinshelley2: yes

sarabell2: Sorry, GS. My husband had to do that this month, they close on the 14 for his late mother’s house. She was a hoarder, too, but not a bad one.

Phil has joined this room

Rush: I just found that out on Svengoolie saturday night, GS!

Dona: hello Phil

Dave: hello, phil

Matt1: Hello Phil!

Godwinshelley2: Yeah – my parents were children of the depression – so not “hoarding” just “saving”

Rush: It’s in Connecticutt?

sarabell2: Hi Phil

Rush: I was wondering where it was!

Matt1: Countdown, Rush?

Phil: Aloha Everyone!

Rush: Hello, Phil!

Godwinshelley2: I believe so – I will find the link to the Henry Hull museum and send it to you later

mda19083: fyi – just located an autographed photo of warner oland on ebay

Godwinshelley2: They guy from the museum is usually at the Monster Bash

Mike n Rachel in DC: GS–how true. Same with mine. And always, always the pantry was stuffed with food…

Rush: WELCOME!I am runnling late on the countdown…sorry!

Phil: Countdown Rush

Rush: lost track of time!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hey Phil!

Rush: Let’s say…2 minutes…

mda19083: hello phil

Mike n Rachel in DC: Ready to weigh anchor in DC!

sarabell2: Watch what you throw out, they may have squirreled away money. My husband found bearer bonds

Phil: HI M&R good to see you! And I’m NOT wearing a mask.

Dona: ready to go here Rush

Rush: 90 seconds…

Rush: Very good!

Rush: Again…sorry!

Dave: tysm

sarabell2: I want to burn mine, Phil

Godwinshelley2: Man – I have accummulated almost $900 of FOUND money while cleaning up the house

Rush: 75 seconds…

Godwinshelley2: And I’m sure I missed some

Rush: 60 seconds…

Dave: gs, wow!

Dona: Me too SB

Rush: WOW!

sarabell2: Good GS

Rush: 50 seconds…

Mike n Rachel in DC: $$$$$!

Phil: We’re getting close here in Pennsylvania of the mask mandate ending.

Rush: 40 seconds…

Dave: pay for your cruise

Mike n Rachel in DC: batten down the hatches, raise the mains’l

Rush: 30 seconds…

Rush: 25…

Godwinshelley2: It all goes back into the estate to be split

mda19083: all aboard

Rush: 20…

Mike n Rachel in DC: DC is maskless now

Rush: 15…

Rush: 10…

Rush: 5…

Rush: GO!!!

Matt1<GONG>

Mike n Rachel in DC: tooooot

Rush: Title and music….

Dona: We are still waiting out here inCA

Godwinshelley2: I’m annoyingly honest about the estate stuff

Rush: Credits…

Rush: mber version of the “Honolulu” theme…

mda19083: kay linaker

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hope you can unveil soon, Dona

Rush: And the music one hears upon arrival at our CCF Home.

Dona: He says the 15th but you never know

Matt1: Soothing intro

Dave: oh, kay…

Phil: Citizens who have gotten vacinated can go maskless. I have a strong imagination so I imagine I got vacinated.

Mike n Rachel in DC: ha

Rush: Jimmy and Will go through Pop’s mail!

Dona: I leave for Iowa on the 15th lol

Mike n Rachel in DC: Kay is a Chan stalwart

Rush: NOT recommended!

Rush: Yes, mike!

sarabell2: Love you, Phil. Me too.

Rush: Sounds like Toler had a cold.

Rush: Listen…

mda19083: someone in the chat has a crush on kay – i believe

Dave: Charlie with a cold…

Rush: Yes.

Phil: Could be covid.

Phil: hehehehe

Dave: I always liked Kay…

Rush: The earliest case on record?

Phil: Came from China, what can you say?

Phil: Oop, I’m not supposed to write that.

sarabell2: What did he eat for lunch?

Mike n Rachel in DC: The conspiracy theorists are on it already…

Rush: “In Honolulu schools, E not symbol for excellence.”

Rush: Inspector Duff saves the day.

Phil: “E” is for enough of covid talk. We’re in 1940 right now.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Seems like a nice guy…

Rush: Grade scale was A, B, C, D, E, and F.

Dave: Character of Duff is in one of the lost films, I believe

Phil: Body count starts early tonight as I recall.

Rush: Yes…1940.

Rush: The “Southland.”

Mike n Rachel in DC: Yes…and this one is tough on the can inventory!

Phil: It’s in-cog-NEE-toe.

Rush: It is!

Rush: And, he is!

Phil: I think the fastest body count starts in CC in Egypt.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Rush, there should be a Chan trivia quiz…

Rush: Yes, Mike!

Phil: I’m watching the movie on Youtube on my TV. Picture quality is good. Usually I watch on DVD.

Dave: Do we know the biggest body count…?

Mike n Rachel in DC: Sinister figure lurks outside window…

Rush: Phil, you might be right, but “The Jade Mask” has to be close!

Rush: Got him!

Godwinshelley2: NEVER turn your back to the window in Charlie’s office

Mike n Rachel in DC: 7:00 for this one

Rush: Garroted!

Rush: Yes…7 minutes in.

Phil: Cue the can

Mike n Rachel in DC: Seems like Jade Mask/Egypt might beat that

Matt1: <tin can>

Rush: We need the official announcement.

Dave: Duff trailing strangler…uh…

Phil: I maybe living a second or two in the future Rush.

Rush: So far, it’s an “attack.”

Rush: Jimmy’s roadster that we saw in “Honolulu.”

Rush: Isn’t this character similar to another we saw in an earlier film?

Rush: The beggar.

mda19083: didn’t they pull this plot device in cc in paris

Phil: Hey look, it’s George Zucco. NOT!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Yes, mda

Dave: Number one son?

Rush: Leo G.

Phil: Mrs. Phil has joined the audience.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hi Mrs. Phil!

Rush: WELCOME to Mrs. Phil!

mda19083: george zucco and lionel atwill are one and the same person

sarabell2: Don’t run your mouth around Charlie

Dave: greetings, mrs phil…

Mike n Rachel in DC: My aunt had a crush on Lionel Atwill…

sarabell2: Hi Phil

Phil: (Laughing) I always get those two confused mda.

Phil: Hi sarabell, nice to see you.

Dave: arrogant cop who messes up…

Phil: Whoa, cud the can.

Phil: cue the can

Rush: Yes.

Matt1: <tin can>

Rush: Confirmed.

Rush

mda19083: nice can rush

Rush: TYSM, Matt…

Mike n Rachel in DC: what a team

Rush: Matt provides the “sound” and I offer a visual!

Dave: Casting a giant shadow

mda19083: this is a well oiled machine

Rush: Yes to the shadow.

Rush: Effective!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Sn!

Rush: Dimes.

Dona: connecting door opens?

Phil: Right, we always leave the door between rooms unlocked.

Mike n Rachel in DC: That could be embarrassing…just sayin’

Rush: Maybe it was unlocked after the discovery of the murder?

Rush: The house detective probably unlocked it.

Dave: Looks like he ordered pay per view movies in next room!

Phil: Whoa, tmi.

Rush: Yes, Mike!

Phil: LOL

Mike n Rachel in DC: I would be sick with that suit too…yikes

mda19083: pendleton has a nice panama hat

Rush: Mr. Pendleton.

Dave: Looks warm…

Rush: Yes he does.

Mike n Rachel in DC: True, Dave

Rush: Maybe the tour went through the Panama Canal and stopped at Fu Yuen’s on the way!

Mike n Rachel in DC: …maybe that shows he’s not well, perhaps? Needs a warm suit in Honolulu?

mda19083: good one rush

Rush: SCREAM!

Rush: SCREAM!

Dave: exactly, rush…

Rush: SCREAM!

Rush: Gunshot!

Dave: otre most hated scream…

mda19083: suzy is a doosey

Dave: slap her!

Phil: Assaulting a cop.

sarabell2: I would have belted her

Rush: “Peepinf Thomas”

Mike n Rachel in DC: Let’s see the bodycam video!

Rush: Not invented yet!

Mike n Rachel in DC: lol

Dave: Gratuitous racial comments

sarabell2: And the Ring one from the neighbors

Rush: Wrecked the curtain!

Dave: Gee, pop!

Phil: Slap him Charlie

mda19083: watch your step ross

Dave: 168, give or take…

Rush: “Imperial Hawaiian”

Rush: The psychic couple.

Mike n Rachel in DC: The remind me of “American Primitive” couple

Rush: YES!

Dave: gothic?

Rush: That might have been the “mdel” for them!

Rush: (model)

Rush: Yes, Dave.

Mike n Rachel in DC: The psycho lady does have nice lace

mda19083: ming the merciless

Dona: Agreed Rush

Rush: Mike: πŸ™‚

Rush: Also, please say “hello” to Rachel, Mike!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Who is that mda?

Rush: I just notice you added her!

Mike n Rachel in DC: She’s here… *Rachel waves at Rush*

mda19083: the creepy guy middleton

Rush: Inspector Duff…

Mike n Rachel in DC: This is our first “team” Chan in quite a while!

Rush: Get ready, Mike…

Dona: Hi MnR

Rush: Matt…

Phil: It’s in-cog-NEE-toe!

Rush: Sorry!

Mike n Rachel in DC: *whew*. got all nervous there!

Rush: It’s official…

Rush: Matt…?

Phil: I thought Charlie said he was dead at the time, Rush

Dave: was it….

Rush

Matt1: Room wouldn’y let me type

Matt1: the can

Rush: AH!

Phil: Has anyone ever been aboard a ship when the whistle blows? You could not hear someone standing right next to you.

mda19083: i like the term adventuress

Dave: cannot spell it, ut like it

Mike n Rachel in DC: It does have a lovely, wicked implication

Rush: The earlier ship’s bells told us it’s 10:30 PM.

mda19083: is a male adventuress an adventurer

Rush: Yes, Phil! That came into play with the couple in “Charlie Chan Carries On”

Rush: And we saw it in the Spanish language version: “Eran Trece.”

Phil: There was someone in that chair and I saw them.

Rush: Yes!

Rush: Slipped away when we were not looking!

Rush: Suzie!

Dave: Time for a throat lozenge

mda19083: fox for

mda19083: fur

Dave: fur sure…

Rush: She’s a bit…flighty…

Rush: Dave: πŸ™‚

Rush: Lurking above…

Godwinshelley2: She reminds me of Mrs Howell from Gilligan’s Island

Rush: Yes!

Dona: Yes GS

mda19083: lovey

Dave: How much does. she pay the young girl…

sarabell2: I thought It was Natalie Shafer, at first too

Dave: Not enough….

Dave: sb, right…

Rush: The whole crew and passengers her those screams!

mda19083: all hands on deck

sarabell2: Mrs. Howell was never annoying, though.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Love this scene…pop! pop!

Rush: That’s true.

Godwinshelley2: May have grieving mother at home?

Rush: Yes, Mike.

Dave: Like to know what he is saying…

Phil: That swaying binocular case always gives me a laugh.

mda19083: candygram

Rush: Yes…just noticed it.

Dave: mda…ha!

Rush

Dave: Fake Ms Howell saws the logs…

Phil: I’m afraid I’d have to go off on that rude idiot.

mda19083: leo carroll from city in darkness

Rush: YES!

mda19083: seller of phoney passports

Rush: And…YES!

Rush

mda19083: candygram

Rush: THAT’S the way to enter a frazzled man’s cabin!!!

Phil: Yeah, a frazzled man with a gun

Rush: Yes!

Rush: Suzie’s screams must be driving him nuts!

mda19083: just like tonight’s radio broadcast – chan gets tough

Rush: yes!

Elron has joined this room

Dave: Need to use that line: under a doctor’s care…

Godwinshelley2: good evening Elron

Rush: Elron…WELCOME!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Hello Elron

Dona: Hello Elron

Phil: Charlie looks down, sees the bag of silver and says “Oh man, you’re in trouble.”

Dave: hello, elron

Elron: Evening. Has the show started yet?

Phil: Aloha Elron

Godwinshelley2: yes

Rush: Yes…but yiou can jump in!

Godwinshelley2: 37:30

Rush: Do you have a copy of tonight’s movie?

sarabell2: Yes, we will catch you up, Efron

Godwinshelley2: 37:45

Elron: thx

Rush: if not, you may use the online version through the link above…

Matt1: Hello Elron!

Godwinshelley2: 38

Dave: You missed the part where Chan was smarter than others….

sarabell2: Elron. Keys stuck

Rush: Or…here it is….https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xLanaCdqmbM

Godwinshelley2: 38:15

Godwinshelley2: 38:30

mda19083: already many murders tonight elron

Mike n Rachel in DC: mah-jongg! how about a nice game of fan-tan?

Rush: “Charlie Chan’s Murder Cruise”…aptly named.

Godwinshelley2: 39

Godwinshelley2: 39:30

Rush: Thank you for joining with us tonight, Elron!

mda19083: love that adage by charlie

Elron: thanks. I have them all. Except for the ones that are lost.

Godwinshelley2: 40

Godwinshelley2: does anyone still need the time to catch up?

Rush: We can introduce ourselves once you are at the right moment in our movie!

Elron: I think I got it.

Godwinshelley2: 40:30

Rush: Did you get caught up, Elron?

Rush: Very good!

Elron: 40:50

Godwinshelley2: close enough

Rush: I am Rusgh from the San Diego, CA area.

Rush: (Rush)

Rush: Sorry about the typo!

Godwinshelley2: Godwin Shelley – east coast – Delaware

Rush: (A trademeark of mine…typos!)

Mike n Rachel in DC: Our handle is pretty self-explanatory. Greetings from DC, Elron!

PaulM: hi Elton. i’m up in Rochester, NY

Dave: Dave, currently in maryland…sometimes in SC….

mda19083: mda from the philadelphia suburbs elron – hello

Godwinshelley2: Ha! – hello fellow East Coaster

Rush: Three Stooges-like scene!

sarabell2: Sara from Atlanta area

Phil: Phil from Pittsburgh area.

Dona: Hi Elron, Dona from Ontario CA

Dona: California

Matt1: Matt from St. Petersburg, FL

mda19083: she was no lady

Dave: mda, right!

Rush: MDA: πŸ™‚

mda19083: george zucco is back

Phil: Indeed.

Rush: Yes he is, MDA!

Dave: Lionel Zucco?

Mike n Rachel in DC: I think it’s the monocle

Godwinshelley2: Atwill

Mike n Rachel in DC: very Zucco-like

Rush: “Zucco”

mda19083: lionel and george show up in the sherlock holmes films

Rush

Phil: This looks like a really supid game

Phil: stupid

Matt1: Liquor helps, Phil

Phil: Of course he’s castrated himself.

Elron: I’m originally from Brooklyn NY. Moved to Arizona. My uncle passed away Yesterday and he loved Charlie Chan.

Mike n Rachel in DC: Good point, Matt

Rush: Yes! But it takes their minds off all the tour’s murder victims…so far!

Elron: nice to meet everyone.

Rush: Happy to have you with us, Elron!

Dave: Glad you are here…

Rush: I always ask: how did you find us, Elron?

Dona: Sorry to hear about your Uncle Elron. Very nice to have her join us.

Elron: did a search for Charlie Chan online and this popped up.

mda19083: rush – he found us charming

Rush: MDA…we would be honored if so!

Elron: Wish they would make a new charlie chan movie. I would love to see how they would do House without a key. I have the original book. Was hard to find. the reprints are not the same.

Rush: And, I am very sorry to hear about your uncle, Elron! I missed the post above.

mda19083: buttons beware

Mike n Rachel in DC: Elron, this is THE place on the web for all things Chan. Rush has made a real resource here if you’re interested…it’s amazing!

sarabell2: When things go badly sometimes, watch a Charlie Chan movie and you will feel better.

Dave: Oh, Buttons…?

Rush: Hopefully a bit of Charlie Chan tonight will help a little.

sarabell2: Rush has done a great job with this site.

Phil: Cue the can

mda19083: another one bites the dust

Rush: Today would have been a very meaninful Memorial day for yoy, Elron…

Matt1: <tin can>

Elron: yes it will. I seen the first two Sherlock Holmes last night.

Rush: He was only “socked.”

Dave: Is that number three?

Phil: Yup

mda19083: lost count

Rush: The older films are, I and many of us have found, soothing wheen needed.

mda19083: even murder movies are soothing

Rush: Yes.

Rush: Jimmy forgot…

Elron: yep.

Elron: Charlie was a mean father. he always picks on his sons.

Dave: I taped this in the 70s, and the tape ran out as Charlie was solving the crime….

Phil: They earn it Elron

Godwinshelley2: Ugh – had that happen with CC in Egypt

mda19083: the butler did it dave

Phil: Me too GS.

Rush: Well, we do see that he really loves them. This comes out at special moments.

Phil: The binocular case is swaying

Dave: Old broadcast did not give best timing…

mda19083: charlie believed in tough love

Elron: the boat is moving.

Rush: We see how Chan comforts jimmy on the rough flight to San francisco in “Charlie Chan at treasure Island.”

Rush: yes, it is.

mda19083: right you are rush

Rush: Next week our movie will be….

Rush: “Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum”

Dave: A wonderful one…

Phil: Yup.

Elron: nice. That has Mantan Moreland in it.

Dave: One of the best

Mike n Rachel in DC: Ah. With a very lovely, mechanical Joan Valerie. πŸ™‚

Elron: My uncle loved Mantan.

Godwinshelley2: Mantan was great

Rush: And, Elron…or anyone here who does not yet receive them…if you would like to receive our weekly email “newsletter regarding the film for that week, please email to charliechanfamily@yahoo.com.

Rush: The negatives are taken!

Mike n Rachel in DC: He was a very talented actor, Elron

Rush: Yes he was!

Elronβ†’Rush: yes he was.

Rush: GREAT comedic genius!

Rush: Gunshots!

mda19083: oh no

mda19083: target practice

Dave: Number four….

Phil: Cue the can

Mike n Rachel in DC: dropping like proverbial flies

mda19083: another one in the can

Elron: but wait. he is not old.

mda19083: no suspects lef

Elron: take santas mask off.

mda19083: left

Rush: Matt…?

Matt1: <tin can>

Rush

Mike n Rachel in DC: The Chan clan has definitely upped it can game tonight!

Mike n Rachel in DC: *it’s can game…

Rush: Elron, in the past we had sounds available for our chat room. When anyone died, matt =would play the tin can, as there was np bucket sound!

Dave: Interesting how much CSI one can learn from an old film…

Rush: Now that we don’t have sound, we type out the “sounds!

mda19083: hoiday special

Rush: I recently added the “visual” can!

mda19083: 2 for the price of 1

Rush: Just in case you were wondering!

Rush: Yes!

Rush: They were blocking the gangway!

mda19083: mr and mrs greepy

mda19083: creepy

Rush: Yes!

Mike n Rachel in DC: Dead men tell no tales. They don’t give tips either, son…

Rush: “Greepy” too!

mda19083: πŸ™‚

Godwinshelley2: Mr Creepy was Ming the Merciless I believe

Dave: m/r, ha!

mda19083: yes gs

Rush: The coroner.

Rush: Yo are correct, GS!

Rush: (you)

Rush: The first sensible thing that lady has said!

Rush: Kay Linaker.

mda19083: leavin on a midnight plane to georgia

Dave: Wooo….

mda19083: oh kay

Phil: She survived a plane crash?

Rush: Kay Linaker:

mda19083: very confusing phil

Rush: Charlie Chan at Monte Carlo: Joan Karnoff
Charlie Chan in Reno: Mrs. Russell
Charlie Chan at Treasure Island: SΓ©ance Apparition
Charlie Chan’s Murder Cruise: Mrs. Pendleton
Charlie Chan in Rio: Helen Ashby (alias Barbara Cardosa)

Phil: It can’t be Lionel Atwill because he’s George Zucco.

Rush: Lionel Atwell: Dr. Suderman(!)

Phil: A bit difficult coroner since she has BANDAGES OVER HER EYES!

mda19083: who’s on first

Godwinshelley2: Phil – those 2 actors are interchangeable in my mind

Dave: She worked as a teacher in her later years…

Rush: ATWELL, Lionel (March 1, 1885; Croyden, England – April 22, 1946; Pacific Palisades, California)

Charlie Chan in Panama: Cliveden Compton
Charlie Chan’s Murder Cruise: Dr. Suderman

Mike n Rachel in DC: Jimmy is looking very dapper!

Phil: Interesting Dave.

Dave: Temple Grandin was her student

mda19083: i hope the lights dont go out

Dave: wait…

Rush: Gave her smelling salts.

Phil: There goes the lights

Rush: Lights out!

Dave: Scream!,,

Rush: YES!

Elron: interesting how the lights went out the lights outside the window turned on.

mda19083: shoot first ask questions later

Mike n Rachel in DC: let God sort ’em out, MDA

Rush: We shall see if her voices from the next world were right…

Godwinshelley2: Nice office fan

Rush: Yes.

Phil: A rich woman living at the YWCA?

Rush: All those were for the coroner?

mda19083: sarabell is in charge of the lights elron

Godwinshelley2: Not so rich

Rush: Maybe she spent all her money for that round the world tour!

Elron: oh. need to be faster with the change over next time. lol

Godwinshelley2: Sounds like Leo

Rush: This movie at least sets a record for screams.

Dave: Better screaming.

Rush: yes, GS!

Rush: Good ear!

mda19083: book em dano

Godwinshelley2: Yes – sounded like Mr Waverly from UNCLE

Rush: He did!

Rush: Unmistakable!

Dave: Yes, gs

Elron: you know if Sidney didn’t pass in 1947 he would have kept being charlie chan.

Rush: Yes, he certainly would have continued on as Chan!

Dave: right, elron

Mike n Rachel in DC: …please tell your idiot son that I AM NOT GEORGE ZUCCO!

Rush: πŸ™‚

Phil: LOL

mda19083: πŸ™‚

Dave: lol

Dona: lol

Rush: History lesson…

Phil: Very good one M&R

Rush: Not showing the effects of the recent loss of her husband!

mda19083: kay is the best

Dave: thank you so much

Phil: She’s boo-t-ful

Rush: Agreed.

Rush: Now we see the reason for Chan’s lack of parental patience!

Phil: That bullet’s gotta go somewhere.

Godwinshelley2: What floor are they on? Hope it was the basement

Dona: lol

Rush: Closing credits…

Matt1: <yee-haw>

Mike n Rachel in DC: <kids-yeah>

Rush: THE END

mda19083: TYSM all for a great show

Elron: Was there a real Charlie Chan? If so, where did that person live?

Rush: (Applause…)

Phil: Leonard Mudie was in “The Mummy”

Rush: Next week…

Dona: YAY!!!

Elron: Thanks everyone. Enjoyed this all.

Dave: yay!

mda19083: chang apana

Dona: Another good one

Rush: “Charlie Chan at the Wax Museum”

Godwinshelley2: Chang Apana – Hawaiian police officer

Rush: Another GOOD one!

Mike n Rachel in DC: It was great to meet you Elron…hope to see you again1

Phil: Sorry Elron, you gotta’ read the book.

Rush: …But aren’t they ALL???

Godwinshelley2: See an exhibit to him in the honolulu police dept museum

Dona: Yes they are Rush

sarabell2: Elron, look at Rush’s site, all will be explained.

Elron: ok Shelley you are a true chan fan. lol

Matt1: Good night folks and have a great week!

Rush: Thank you SO MUCH for joining with us tonight, Elron!

Rush: Please know that you are welcome to make this a weekly habit!

Dave: Good evening, Chan dans…

Elron: Thanks Rush.

Phil: Aloha all. See you next week.

PaulM: bye

Mike n Rachel in DC: Great to see everyone…thanks for a wonderful evening!

sarabell2: Come back next week, Elron, and goodnight everybody.

Elron: I will try my best to come back next week.

Rush: Good night, everyone!

Rush: take care…

Rush: have a great week!

sarabell2: Thanks for another great job, Rush

Dona: Goodnight All!

Rush: Be well!

Dave: best to all

Rush: Thank you ALL for the wonderful evening!

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Rush: You are great!

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Godwinshelley2: Rush – hope the move is going smoothly

Rush: Elron…our 21-year tradition…

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Elron: nice.

Rush: We keep moving along…!

Godwinshelley2: You learn alot about Chan, the films, the actors, history, and so much more

Elron: After this I think I am going to read the House without a key this week.

Rush: Each year we cycle through all available Chan movies.

Godwinshelley2: Will go – you guys stay safe this week

Rush: Plus other “bonuses”!

Godwinshelley2: nifhr

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Elron: I always looked up every actor on any old movie to get to know them.

Rush: So…good night, MDA and Elron!

Rush: I am going to archive tonight’s chat!

Elron: night Rush. ppof.

Rush: TYSM…Elron!

Rush: take care!

Rush: Good night, sir…

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