Sergeant Chris Royal of the Canadian Mounted Police (Jim Bannon) is up against an outlaw gang that has uncovered an ancient Chinese junk, one of Genghis Khan’s treasure ships. In an attempt to keep people away from its location the criminals blow up bridges, sabotage trains and resort to murderous mayhem. Pretty VIRGINIA BELMONT is along for the thunderous ride through twelve action-packed chapters! Originally released by Republic Pictures in 1948, it also stars ANTHONY WARDE and DOROTHY GRANGER. Directed by Fred Brannon and Yakima Canutt, and produced by Mike Frankovich Sr. It is in black and white and runs 156 minutes. This is an all-ages, regions-free production, digitally remastered in NTSC format and presented on two DVD-R discs, which should be playable on all standard DVD players. This includes interactive menus and the original theatrical trailer. Released by Smarty Pants Entertainment in 2011.
– August 15, 2010