The Shadow (1940)

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The Shadow battles a villain known as The Black Tiger, who has the power to make himself invisible and is trying to take over the world with his death ray.



  • Victor Jory in The Shadow (1940)
  • Veda Ann Borg and Victor Jory in The Shadow (1940)
  • Victor Jory in The Shadow (1940)
  • Constantine Romanoff in The Shadow (1940)
  • Victor Jory in The Shadow (1940)
  • Victor Jory in The Shadow (1940)

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4 July 1999 | wdlngduc
To a nine year old, this was the greatest serial ever!
The thing I remember most was the deep, resonant voice of Victor Jory, who played The Shadow and Lamont Cranston. "What evil lurks in the hearts of men, the Shadow knows..." He kept me and my friends spellbound. We went to the theater every Saturday, never missing a single episode of that wonderful potboiler serial. We didn't care what the feature was, we were there to see The Shadow! All for dime! What memories... Ah, those really were the days!

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5 January 1940



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