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Clancy of the Mounted (1933) is an American pre-Code Universal movie serial based on the poem Clancy of the Mounted Police by Robert W. Service, directed by Ray Taylor. Tom Tyler played Sgt. Clancy, and William L. Thorne played the villainous claim jumper, Black McDougal.

Clancy of the Mounted
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Directed byRay Taylor
Produced byHenry MacRae
Written byBasil Dickey (continuity)
Harry O. Hoyt (adaptation)
Ella O'Neill (dialogue)
Robert W. Service (poem)
CinematographyJohn Hickson
Edited byMaurice Pivar (supervising)
Alvin Todd
Edward Todd
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • February 23, 1933 (1933-02-23)
Running time
12 chapters (225 minutes)
CountryUnited States

This was Universal's 85th serial and the 17th with sound. Though long considered lost, the first six chapters were released on DVD by in 2012; According to MDB the British Film Institute (BFI) holds a 35mm print of all 12 chapters in completion


Sergeant Tom Clancy, of the North-West Mounted Police, is assigned to arrest his own brother Steve, who has been framed for murdering a neighbor by "Black" McDougal and Pierre LaRue.


Chapter titlesEdit

  1. Toll of the Rapids
  2. Brother Against Brother
  3. Ambuscade
  4. The Storm
  5. A Desperate Chance
  6. The Wolf's Fangs
  7. The Night Attack
  8. Crashing Timbers
  9. Fingerprints
  10. The Breed Strikes
  11. The Crimson Jacket
  12. Journey's End


See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 207. ISBN 978-0-7864-0471-1.

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