Doomed to Die (1940)
Doomed to Die
Directed by William Nigh
Cast: Boris Karloff, Grant Withers and Marjorie Reynolds
Film / Mystery / Thriller
Only the possibility of avoiding a Tong War, plus persuasion by reporter Bobbie Logan leads the famous detective James Lee Wong to enter the Wentworth case. A million and a half dollars in bonds was taken from one of Cyrus P. Wentworth's ship before it was mysteriously sunk. Shortly afterward, Wentworth is found murdered. The police, led by Detective Captain Bill Street, suspect Dick Fleming, fiancee of Wentworth's daughter Cynthia. Wong clears Dick but has difficulty in finding the trail of the mysterious killer.
Actors: Boris Karloff, Marjorie Reynolds, Grant Withers