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Charlie Chan Movie / Racism #66267

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 29, 1980
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(Studio) Report with regard to new motion picture about fictional detective Charlie Chan introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(San Franciso, California) Actor Peter Ustinov said surprised by organized opposition to movie "Charlie Chan and the Dragon Queen" in San Francisco's Chinatown. [Chinese for Affirmative Action Chris CHOW - says Chan is a racist stereotype.] Noted that Chan has always been portrayed by Caucasian actors. Sidney Toler version shown. Scenes from movie "Dark Alibi" shown. [USTINOV - talks about Chan.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Reporter(s):
Donaldson, Sam;
Geer, Stephen
Duration:
00:03:00

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