Dr. Fu Manchu, evil genius and possessor of seemingly unlimited financial resources, has pledged to bring about the downfall of western civilization to avenge unknown wrongs of the past. Only Sir Dennis Nayland-Smith of the Yard is able to thwart his evil plans, ranging from assassination to germ attacks to sparking an all-out war.
Runtime: 30 minutes
The Adventures of Dr. Fu Manchu - The Face of Fu Manchu - Netflix
The Face of Fu Manchu is a 1965 thriller film directed by Don Sharp and based on the characters created by Sax Rohmer. It stars Christopher Lee as the eponymous villain, a Chinese criminal mastermind, and Nigel Green as his pursuing rival Nayland Smith, a Scotland Yard detective. The film was a British-West German co-production, and was the first in a five-part series starring Lee and produced by Harry Alan Towers for Constantin Film, the second of which was The Brides of Fu Manchu released the final year with the final entry being The Castle of Fu Manchu from 1969. It was shot in Technicolor and Techniscope, on-location in County Dublin, Ireland.
The Adventures of Dr. Fu Manchu - Cast - Netflix
Christopher Lee as Fu Manchu Nigel Green as Nayland Smith Tsai Chin as Lin Tang Joachim Fuchsberger as Carl Jannsen Karin Dor as Maria Muller James Robertson Justice as Sir Charles Howard Marion-Crawford as Dr. Petrie Walter Rilla as Professor Muller Harry Brogan as Professor Gaskell Jim Norton as Mathius Archie O'Sullivan as Chamberlain Edwin Richfield as Chief Magistrate Joe Lynch as Custodian Ric Young as Grand Lama
The Adventures of Dr. Fu Manchu - References - Netflix