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Raiders of Ghost City
Directed by Lewis D. Collins
Ray Taylor
Produced by Morgan Cox
Ray Taylor
Written by Luci Ward
Morgan Cox
Starring Dennis Moore
Wanda McKay
Lionel Atwill
Joe Sawyer
Regis Toomey
Editing by Norman A. Cerf (supervising)
Irving Birnbaum
Jack Dolan
Ace Herman
Alvin Todd
Edgar Zane
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date(s) 25 June 1944
Running time 13 chapters (225 min)
Country 25px United States
Language English

Raiders of Ghost City (1944) is a Universal movie serial.


  • Dennis Moore as Captain Steve Clark
  • Wanda McKay as Cathy Haines
  • Lionel Atwill as Erich von Rugen, alias Alex Morel
  • Joe Sawyer as Idaho Jones
  • Regis Toomey as Captain Clay Randolph
  • Virginia Christine as Countess Elsa von Merck, alias Trina Dressard
  • Eddy Waller as Doc Blair
  • Emmett Vogan as Count Manfried von Rinkton, alias Carl Lawton
  • Addison Richards as Colonel Sewell
  • Charles Wagenheim as Hugo Metzger, alias Abel Rackerby
  • Jack Ingram as Braddock, Confederate outlaw



  • Frank McCarroll
  • Ken Terrell
  • Dale Van Sickel (including being the fight double for Dennis Moore)
  • Henry Wills

Critical reception[]

Cline writes that Raiders of Ghost City had a "good cast and production values...It came off quite well."[1]

Chapter titles[]

  1. Murder by Accident
  2. Flaming Treachery
  3. Death Rides Double
  4. Ghost City Terror
  5. The Fatal Lariat
  6. Water Rising
  7. Bullet Avalanche
  8. Death Laughs Last
  9. Cold Steel
  10. Showdown
  11. The Trail to Torture
  12. Calling all Buckboards
  13. Golden Vengeance


See also[]

  • List of film serials
  • List of film serials by studio


  1. Cline, William C.. "3. The Six Faces of Adventure". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc.. pp. pp. 42. ISBN 078640471X. 
  2. Cline, William C.. "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc.. pp. pp. 238. ISBN 078640471X. 

External links[]

Template:Start box |- style="text-align: center;" |- style="text-align:center;" |width="30%" align="center" rowspan="1"|Preceded by
The Great Alaskan Mystery (1944) |width="40%" style="text-align: center;" rowspan="1"|Universal Serial
Raiders of Ghost City (1944) |width="30%" align="center" rowspan="1"| Succeeded by
Mystery of the River Boat (1944) |- |}

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