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Charlie Chan and Number One Son, Lee, on their soon-to-be
eventful flight to San Francisco The Sky Dragon (1949). 

 
 

December 2020
 
"To think is one thing, to have proof is another." (The Sky Dragon) 
 

1  Tuesday

2  Wednesday
 
3  Thursday

4  Friday
 
5  Saturday

6  Sunday
 
7  Monday
 
Flag Day..."Long may it wave."
 
Pearl Harbor Day
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Feathered Serpent starring Roland Winters.  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 and Sidney Toler, The Adventures of Smilin' Jack (Chapter 10), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

8  Tuesday
 
Detective Chang Apana of the Honolulu Police Department and an inspiration for Earl Derr Biggers' Charlie Chan, dies in Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii, on this day in 1933.

9  Wednesday 
 
 
Hanukkah begins at sunset
 
11  Friday

12  Saturday

13  Sunday

14  Monday

WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  The Sky Dragon starring Roland Winters.  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 and Sidney Toler, The Adventures of Smilin' Jack (Chapter 11), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

15  Tuesday
 
16  Wednesday
 
Twentieth Century-Fox previews Charlie Chan in Honolulu, starring Sidney Toler in the title role, at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California, on this day in 1938.

17  Thursday

18  Friday  

19  Saturday 

20  Sunday

21  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING: Please join us as we share the TV crime drama, The New Adventures of Charlie Chan, as we view and discuss TWO episodes: The Patient in Room 21 and An Exhibit in Wax, sharing these adventures LIVE, watching them together via personal video!
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke and Sidney Toler, The Adventures of Smilin' Jack (Chapter 12), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

22  Tuesday 

23  Wednesday

24  Thursday

25  Friday
 
 
Christmas Day

26  Saturday
 
Chang Apana, who would become a legendary detective for the Honolulu Police Department and an inspiration for Earl Derr Biggers' Charlie Chan, is born in Waipio, Kingdom of Hawaii, on this day in 1871.  

27  Sunday

28  Monday
 
WEEKLY CHAT/FILM VIEWING:  We end our Charlie Chan Film Tour for 2018 with The Return of Charlie Chan (also known as: Happiness is a Warm Clue) starring Ross Martin, as we conclude this year's journey through the Charlie Chan film series and celebrate the birthday of Detective Chang Apana of the Honolulu Police.  Please join us as we discuss this film LIVE, watching it together via video tape or DVD! 
 
Time: 7:30 p.m., Eastern Time (First, we share a vintage movie serial featuring Keye Luke and Sidney Toler, The Adventures of Smilin' Jack (Chapter 13), and then, following, we start our featured film at precisely 8:15!)
 

29  Tuesday 
 
30  Wednesday
 
31  Thursday

 
 

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