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Charlie Chan Family Calendar

 
 

 Charlie Chan meets with Mr. Kramer on a beach at Malibu in Your Money or Your Wife (1957)

 
 

January 2016 
 
"Sometimes pity, like precious pearl, dissolves in wine of truth." (Blind Man's Bluff)
 

1  Friday
 
 
New Year's Day
 
2  Saturday

3  Sunday

4  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  We begin our Charlie Chan Film Tour for 2016 with Behind That Curtain. E.L. Park appears briefly as Charlie Chan and we are treated to an "talkie" appearance by Boris Karloff.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 8:00 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
 

5  Tuesday

6  Wednesday

7  Thursday
 
8  Friday 

9  Saturday

10  Sunday

11  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  Eran Trece, the Spanish language version of the "lost" Charlie Chan Carries On, starring Manuel Arbo as Charlie Chan.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 8:00 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our film at precisely 8:15!)
 

12  Tuesday
 
Keye Luke, who portrayed Charlie Chan's number one son, Lee, in twelve Chan films and one Mr. Moto movie, dies in Whittier, California of a stroke on this day in 1991.

13  Wednesday

14  Thursday

15  Friday
 
16  Saturday

17  Sunday

18  Monday
 
Flag Day..."Long may it wave."
 
Martin Luther King's Birthday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:   We celebrate the birthday of J. Carroll Naish who portrayed Charlie Chan in the TV crime Drama, The New Adventures of Charlie Chan, as we view and discuss two episodes: Your Money or Your Wife and Blind Man's Bluff, sharing these adventures LIVE, watching them together via video tape or DVD!
 
Time: 8:00 p.m., Eastern Time (We start our first film at precisely 8:15!)
 

19  Tuesday

20  Wednesday

21  Thursday
 
J. Carrol Naish, who would play Charlie Chan in The New Adventures of Charlie Chan television series (1957-58), is born in New York, New York, on this day in 1896.  He also played Gangor the snake charmer in the Charlie Chan film Charlie Chan at the Circus (1935).

22  Friday

23  Saturday

24  Sunday
 
J. Carrol Naish, who portrayed Charlie Chan in The New Adventures of Charlie Chan television series, dies in La Jolla, California, on this day in 1973.

25  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Black Camel starring Warner Oland in the oldest existing picture from the Charlie Chan film series proper.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
NEW Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a vintage Charlie Chan radio program, Charlie Chan's Daughter is Kidnapped, and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

26  Tuesday

27  Wednesday

28  Thursday

29  Friday

30  Saturday
 
Kamiyama Sojin, who would portray Charlie Chan in The Chinese Parrot (1927), is born in Sendai, Japan, on this day in 1884.
 
31  Sunday
 
 
 
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