The unflappable Charlie Chan (Sidney Toler) takes on a group of fast-track media types in this forties send-up of bad radio drama, snarling sponsors and tense thespians that also features Mantan Moreland and partner Ben Carter doing their classic nightclub routine -- a Chan movie first! A fatal mistake made by an impatient detective in Chan's employ leads the master sleuth to a radio studio that is somehow connected to a radar operation in the same building. A bloody heel print, lethal cigarettes and an icy wind tunnel all provide Charlie with clues to a dastardly scheme to steal top-secret radar plans - but these suspects are experts at deceit. After all, it's their business!
The ever inscrutable Charlie Chan (Sidney Toler) takes on a gang of fast-track New York media types in this chapter of the celebrated mystery series.