Mandrake the Magician

The comic's crimefighting prestidigitator came to the big screen in this thrill-laden serial with Warren Hull as the top-hatted, splendidly caparisoned Mandrake, who 'gestures hypnotically' to thwart his various enemies. Al Kikume co-stars as his hulking African sidekick, Lothar, as together they help a noted scientist protect his radium-energy machine from sinister criminal genius, the Wasp. Doris Weston and Forbes Murray co-star in 12 spell-casting episodes.

Year: 1939
Genre: Cliff-Hanger Serials
Country: USA
Director: Norman Deming
Starring: Warren Hull, Al Kikume, Doris Weston, Forbes Murray
Duration: 215 Minutes
Rating: PG - Contains medium level violence.
Location in store: Classic Adventure - Cliff-Hanger Serials



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