Item Description
Phantom of the Air, Tom Tyler Classic Serial 1933



Tom Tyler, in his fourth and last serial for Universal, played a daredevil pilot coming to the aid of a beleaguered scientist (William Desmond). In between romancing the professor's lovely daughter (Gloria Shea), Tyler battles a series of villains out to steal the "Contragrav," an anti-gravity device using a superplane, 'The Phantom,' to protect the new anti-gravity invention.
Tom Tyler ... Bob Raymond
Gloria Shea ... Mary Edmunds
LeRoy Mason ... Mort Crome
Craig Reynolds ... Blade (as Hugh Enfield)
William Desmond ... Mr. Edwards
Sidney Bracey ... Munsa
Walter Brennan ... 'Skid'
Jennie Cramer ... Marie
Cecil Kellogg ... Joe
Edmund Cobb ... Bart, Henchman
Bud Osborne ... 'Spike', Henchman
Nelson McDowell ... Scotty
Tom London ... Jim
Ethan Laidlaw ... Durkin, Henchman
Al Ferguson ... Al, Henchman
Chapter titles
1. The Great Air Meet
2. Secret of the Desert
3. The Avenging Phantom
4. Battle of the Clouds
5. Terror of the Heights
6. The Wild Ride
7. Jaws of Death
8. Aflame in the Sky
9. The Attack
10. Runaway Plane
11. In the Enemy's Hands
12. Safe Landing
Running time: approx. 240 min (12 chapters)