Clancy of the Mounted
Directed byRay Taylor
Written by
Based on"Clancy of the Mounted Police"
by Robert W. Service
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

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


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.


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


See also


  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)