Think Fast, Mr. Moto (1937)

Think Fast, Mr. Moto (1937)





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This film was the first of 20th Century Fox's movie series based on the wily Japanese sleuth created by J. P. Marquand. Mr. Moto seems to be a criminal this time around, involved with a gang of international smugglers. The adventure takes Moto from San Francisco to Shanghai.
Action & Adventure , Classics , Drama , Mystery & Suspense
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Peter Lorre
as Kentaro Moto
Virginia Field
as Gloria Danton / Tanya Boriv
Thomas Beck
as Robert 'Bob' Hitchings Jr.
Sig Rumann
as Nicholas Marloff
Murray Kinnell
as Mr. Joseph Wilkie
Lotus Long
as Lela Liu
John Rogers
as Carson
George Cooper
as Muggs Blake
George Hassell
as Mr. Hitchings
Fredrik Vogeding
as Curio Dealer
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Critic Reviews for Think Fast, Mr. Moto

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It's irresistible as enjoyable hokum.

Full Review… | May 12, 2014
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Audience Reviews for Think Fast, Mr. Moto


First of all, I love Lorre, but I can't get myself to believe his character is Japanese. The Mr. Moto movies are interesting at first, but they get silly and predictable like other detective movies.

Aj V
Aj V

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