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The Black Widow

1947 - 13 Chapters


The Editor of the Daily Clarion newspaper hires amateur criminologist Steve Colt to solve a series of murders, all involving poisonous spider bites.

Meanwhile, King Hitomu has sent his daughter Sombra to the United States to fulfill his plan for global domination. There she poses as a fortune teller and, with a gang of henchmen, attempts to steal a prototype Atomic Rocket Engine.


Bruce Edwards as Steve Colt, criminologist on the trail of bizarre murders
Virginia Lindley as Joyce Winters
Carol Forman as Sombra, daughter and agent of King Hitomu
Anthony Warde as Nick Ward, a gangster working with Sombra
Ramsay Ames as Ruth Dayton
I. Stanford Jolley as Dr. Z.V Jaffa, scientist working with Sombra
Theodore Gottlieb as Hitomu, intent on World Domination
Forrest Taylor as Bradley, gang lawyer

Chapter titles

Deadly Prophecy
The Stolen Formula
Hidden Death
Peril in the Sky
The Spider's Lair
Glass Guillotine 
Wheels of Death
False Information 
The Spider's Venom 
The Stolen Corpse
Death Dials a Number
The Talking Mirror 
A Life for a Life 

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Your Serial comes on a DVD-R in a Paper Protective Sleeve with Color 
Artwork on the DVD. 
Please keep in mind that this movie is of very good quality for its age, but is over 75 years old. This is Not HD quality and may not look that great on your large flat screen TV.
This Classic Serial is in the Public Domain.

Date of release: November 1st 1947
Date entered public domain: January 1st, 1971