The House on Punchbowl Hill



















 
 

Gallery: 
The Trap (1946)

 
 

4621-7

Members of Cole King's variety troupe enjoy themselves at the Malibu beach house.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-7
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-8

Having just crawled through a sooty heating duct, Jimmy Chan continues
his investigation of the Malibu beach house with Birmingham Brown. 
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-8
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-10

Sgt. Reynolds  stops and questions Rick Daniels outside the beach house.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-10
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-20

Assisted by Birmingham Brown and Number Two Son, Jimmy,
Charlie Chan reenacts the probable murder scenario.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-20
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-21

San Toy is attacked in her beach house bedroom.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-21
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-22

Jimmy and Birmingham follow a suspect outside the beach house.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-22
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-23

Members of Cole King's troupe gather around the body of
Lois, who was strangled, which was discovered by San Toy.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-23
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-26

Charlie Chan questions George Brandt and his wife, Adelaide.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-26
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-32

Held by an accusing Rick Daniels, Charlie Chan, holding the troupe 
leader's robe tie, questions the emotionally fragile Cole King.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-32
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-35

As Charlie Chan and members of Cole King's variety troupe
look on, Sgt. Reynolds checks a room at the beach house.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-35
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-42

Sgt. Reynolds speaks with members of Cole King's troupe.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-42
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

4621-70

Jimmy and Birmingham tell Charlie Chan that they were attacked by someone in the beach house cellar.
 

The Trap
Publicity still 4621-70
8 x 10 inches
 

 
 

05

Sgt. Reynolds speaks with members of Cole King's troupe.
 

The Trap
Lobby Card 5
11 x 14 inches
 

 
 

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