Night Cargo
Directed byCharles Hutchison
Written bySherman L. Lowe
Produced bySam Efrus
StarringLloyd Hughes
Julie Bishop
Walter Miller
CinematographyWalter Lundin
Edited byFred Bain
Peerless Pictures
Distributed byMarcy Pictures
Release date
  • January 7, 1936 (1936-01-07)
Running time
66 minutes
CountryUnited States

Night Cargo is a 1936 American crime drama film directed by Charles Hutchison and starring Lloyd Hughes, Julie Bishop and Walter Miller.[1] It was the final film produced by the low-budget Peerless Pictures studio.[2]


In Singapore a young American Bruce Donaldson searches for his former fiancee, a showgirl who fled America when his wealthy family refused to consent to the marriage. Bruce gets brief employment with Shark Moran who owns a nearby plantation, unaware that Shark is in love with a dancer in a Singapore bar who is Bruce's old lover using an alias. Things are complicated when Shark is murdered and two smugglers muscle in.



  1. ^ Fetrow p.458
  2. ^ Pitts p.269