Clancy of the Mounted
Clancy of the Mounted FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed byRay Taylor
Written byBasil Dickey (continuity)
Harry O. Hoyt (adaptation)
Ella O'Neill (dialogue)
Robert W. Service (poem)
Produced byHenry MacRae
CinematographyJohn Hickson
Edited byMaurice Pivar (supervising)
Alvin Todd
Edward Todd
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • February 23, 1933 (1933-02-23)
Running time
12 chapters (225 minutes)
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish

Clancy of the Mounted (1933) is an American pre-Code Universal movie serial based on the poem "Clancy of the Mounted Police" by Robert W. Service, directed by Ray Taylor. Tom Tyler played Sgt. Clancy, and William L. Thorne played the villainous claim jumper, Black McDougal.

This was Universal's 85th serial and the 17th with sound. Though long considered lost, the first six chapters were released on DVD by Hermitage Hill Media in 2012; According to MDB the British Film Institute (BFI) holds a 35mm print of all 12 chapters in completion

Plot

Sergeant Tom Clancy, of the North-West Mounted Police, is assigned to arrest his own brother Steve, who has been framed for murdering a neighbor by "Black" McDougal and Pierre LaRue.

Cast

Chapter titles

  1. Toll of the Rapids
  2. Brother Against Brother
  3. Ambuscade
  4. The Storm
  5. A Desperate Chance
  6. The Wolf's Fangs
  7. The Night Attack
  8. Crashing Timbers
  9. Fingerprints
  10. The Breed Strikes
  11. The Crimson Jacket
  12. Journey's End

Source:[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 207. ISBN 978-0-7864-0471-1.
Preceded byThe Lost Special (1932) Universal Serial Clancy of the Mounted (1933) Succeeded byThe Phantom of the Air (1933)