Movieland Mystery Photo (Updated ++++)

Nov. 26, 2012, Mystery Photo

Here’s our mystery for Monday: Who’s the guest and what’s the movie?

Nov. 27, 2012, Mystery Photo

Here are some more mystery chaps from our mystery movie.

Please congratulate Mike Hawks and D.F. for identifying Monday’s mystery fellow and Dewey Webb for identifying the mystery guest and the movie.

Nov. 28, 2012, Mystery Photo

Here are two more mystery people from our mystery film!

Tuesday’s mystery folks — and the film — have been identified by Jenny M, Dewey Webb, LC and Sarah. Congratulations!

Nov. 29, 2012, Mystery Photo

Here’s another mystery fellow.

Wednesday’s mystery folks and the mystery movie have been identified by Mike Hawks, Dewey Webb, Roget-L.A., Jenny M, Mary Mallory and Rick.

Nov. 30, 2012, Mystery Photo

And finally, a mystery fellow in a newsboy cap!

Greg Clancey joins the party and Dewey Webb identifies Thursday’s mystery chap.

Dec. 1, 2012, Mystery Photo

Our mystery chap in the newsboy cap was identified by Greg Clancey, Dewey Webb, Jenny M, Don Danard, Roget-L.A. and Patrick. Congratulations!

As most folks realized, this is “The Crimson Kimono,” which appears in the opening of “Los Angeles Plays Itself.” “Kimono” has many location shots of downtown Los Angeles, like this one of City Hall.

Dec. 1, 2012, Mystery Photo
And those storage tanks!

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26 Responses to Movieland Mystery Photo (Updated ++++)

  1. Mike Hawks says:

    this is Paul Dubov in ?????


  2. D. F. says:

    Paul Dubov?


  3. dewey webb says:

    Paul Dubov in Fullerland, most likely The Crimson Kimono or Shock Corridor


  4. Jenny M says:

    First picture is Paul Dubov in The Crimson Kimono. James Shigeta is in the suit in the second photo.


  5. dewey webb says:

    James Shigeta (in suit)


  6. dewey webb says:

    George Okamura (right)


  7. dewey webb says:

    George Yoshinaga (left)


  8. LC says:

    The Crimson Kimono with Glenn Corbett and James Shigeta


  9. Sarah says:

    The Crimson Kimono, with Paul Dubov and James Shigate. I’ve never seen it, but I’ll watch for it on TCM.


  10. Mike Hawks says:

    Photo #2 is James Shigeta from CRIMSON KIMONO. #3 is Glenn Corbett and possibly Victoria Shaw from the same movie.


  11. dewey webb says:

    Glenn Corbett and Anna Lee


  12. herb nichols says:

    paul dubov, james shigeta, and an old friend glenn corbett in the crimson kimono


  13. Rogét-L.A. says:

    1) Paul Dubov in “The Crimson Kimono” (1959); 2) James Shigeta et al; and 3) Glenn Corbett (in his film debut) & Victoria Shaw.


  14. Jenny M says:

    Glenn Corbett and Anna Lee


  15. Mary Mallory says:

    Okay, Monday’s photo is Paul Dubov and the first of THE CRIMSON KIMONO photos. Today is Glenn Corbett and Victoria Shaw I believe.


  16. Jean Gabin, “the world’s coolest actor”, in Moontide. Ida Lupino was the hook that got me to the answer.


  17. Rick says:

    the man today is Glen Corbet, the movie The Crimson Kimono, yesterday James Shigeta and the first picture is Paul Dubov


  18. Greg Clancey says:

    Sam Fuller’s “The Crimson Kimono”. Paul Dubov, James Shigeta, Glen Corbett and Victoria Shaw.


  19. dewey webb says:



  20. Greg Clancey says:

    Walter Burke


  21. dewey webb says:

    Walter Burke. (Alright all ready–when do we get to see Gloria Pall and the Nudie Dolls?)


  22. Jenny M says:

    Walter Burke in newsboy cap.


  23. Don Danard says:

    The little guy wearing the cap is Walter Burke.


  24. Rogét-L.A. says:

    5) That’s Walter Burke in the newsboy cap.


  25. Patrick says:

    Paul Dubov, James Shigeta, George Okamura, Glenn Corbett, Victoria Shaw, Ryosho Sogabe and Walter Burke in The Crimson Kimono.


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