Pinnacle’s Serials, 1938-1947


The following is a chronological list of Pinnacle Pacific Pictures’ chapter plays produced by Spenser Packard:


1938

Hitch Harrison and the Rogues of the River (1938) – Thrilling Adventures

Ko-Nar, Jungle Lord (1938) – Amazing Tales

Secrets of the Sceptre (1938) – Weird Menace

Talons of the Tong (1938) – Mystery Theatre


1939

Curse of the Crimson Cove (1939) – Mystery Theatre

Meteor Menace from Mars (1939) – Amazing Tales

Ghost Jewels of the Amazon (1939) – Thrilling Adventures


1940

Killers of the Congo (1940) – Thrilling Adventures

Rick Rhodes in Rhodes to the Stars (1940) – Amazing Tales

The Terror Out of Time (1940) – Weird Menace

The Avenger of New York (1940) – Crimebusters

Feud for Fortune (1940) – Gangland Stories


1941

Dr Prospero (1941) – Weird Menace

Radium Rangers (1941) – Amazing Tales

Shakedown in the Sleeping City (1941) – Gangland Stories

Treasure of the Marie Celeste (1941) – Thrilling Adventures

Deadly Masquerade (1941) – Mystery Theatre

Max Mordant and the Case of Reason (1941) – Crimebusters


1942

Cal Cage: Special Agent (1942) – Crimebusters

Rick Rhodes in Pirates of Luna City (1942) – Amazing Tales

City of Angles (1942) – Weird Menace

Trials of the Lizardmen (1942) – Thrilling Adventures

G-Men versus the Shadow Ring (1942) – Crimebusters

Vortex of Fear (1942) – Mystery Theatre


1943

G-Men Against the Web of Night (1943) – Crimebusters

King of the Underworld (1943) – Gangland Stories

Secrets of the Golden City (1943) – Thrilling Adventures

Map of a Thousand Pieces (1943) – Mystery Theatre

Rick Rhodes and the Masters of the Atom (1943) – Amazing Tales

Valley of Mists (1943) – Thrilling Adventures

Dr Prospero Returns (1943) – Weird Menace


1944

The Brotherhood of the Snake (1944) – Gangland Stories

The Idol of Balaam-Rey (1944) – Thrilling Adventures

The Mad King of Mesa Verde (1944) – Weird Menace

Return of the G-Men (1944) – Crimebusters

Whispering Legion (1944) – Mystery Theatre


1945

Empire of Crime (1945) – Gangland Stories

Invasion of the Mirror Men (1945) – Mystery Theatre

Beyond the Veil (1945) – Weird Menace

The Phantom Isle (1945) – Thrilling Adventures

Beneath a Scarlet Moon (1945) – Amazing Tales


1946

The Devil’s Triangle (1946) – Thrilling Adventures

The Last Eidolon (1946) – Weird Menace

Days of Fear (1946) – Gangland Stories


1947

The Legend of Harker Barnes (1947) – Thrilling Adventures

The Wrath of Dr Xenon (1947) – Amazing Tales

Lurkers from the Deep (1947) – Weird Menace


Unproduced Serials

The Iron Regime – Thrilling Adventures

Island of Peril – Weird Menace

The Mandibles of the Cockroach – Crimebusters

The Nefarious Dr Kaa – Mystery Theatre

Return of the Radium Rangers – Amazing Tales

Tomb of the Emerald Pharaoh – Thrilling Adventures