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The Shadow Strikes * 1937

The Shadow Strikes * 1937 This is Lamont Cranston, aka The Shadow. It stars Rod La Rocque and Agnes Anderson. Margo Lane is absent; and the Shadow character lacks the supernatural ability that makes him fun; but it's not a bad whodunnit. There are some funny bits, and some people think of it as a comedy. More information can be found on IMDB The source for this upload can be found elsewhere on I cleaned up the audio and decided to share it back to this site.

The Shadow Strikes is a 1937 American film directed by Lynn Shores starring Rod La Rocque as Lamont Cranston, The Shadow. Both this film and its sequel, International Crime (1938 film), were released by Grand National Pictures.


Lamont Cranston assumes his secret identity as "The Shadow", to break up an attempted robbery at an attorney's office. When the police search the scene, Cranston must assume the identity of the attorney. Before he can leave, a phone call summons the attorney to the home of Delthern, a wealthy client, who wants a new will drawn up. As Cranston meets with him, Delthern is suddenly shot, and Cranston is quickly caught up in a new mystery.


  • Rod La Rocque as Lamont Cranston
  • Agnes Anderson as Marcia Delthern
  • James Blakeley as Jasper Delthern
  • Walter McGrail as Winstead Comstock
  • Bruce Kellogg as Humphrey Comstock
  • Cy Kendall as Barney Grossett
  • Kenneth Harlan as Captain Breen
  • Norman Ainsley as Henry Hendricks
  • John St. Polis as Caleb Delthern
  • Wilson Benge as Wellington
  • John Carnivale as Warran Berringer
  • James C. Morton as Detective Kelly

Category:1937 films
Category:American films
Category:1930s mystery films
Category:The Shadow films
Category:English-language films
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:Films based on radio series
Category:Grand National Films films
Category:Vigilante films

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