The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu (1980)

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  • Fu Manchu Working


Period comedy set in early 1930's. The 168-year-old Fu Manchu is stealing the Crown Jewels and other priceless items, as vital ingredients for a youth-restoring elixir. He is opposed by a group of detectives led by retired Englishman, Nayland Smith.

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