The Mystery of Dr. Fu Manchu
The Mystery of Dr. Fu Manchu

Released 1923

Directed by A.E. Coleby
Written by A.E. Coleby, Frank Wilson
Cast: Fred Paul as Nayland Smith, Humberston Wright as Dr. Petrie, Joan Clarkson as Karamaneh, H. Agar Lyons as Fu Manchu

From IMDB: "A killer kitty with poison-tipped claws, giant noxious mushrooms and aphonia-inducing flowers are just some of the challenges faced by Sir Denis Nayland Smith and Dr Petrie in their battles against arch-villain Fu Manchu." This silent movie was initially a 15-part serial with each episode lasting 20-22 minutes.