Panama Patrol is a 1939 American drama film. Directed by Charles Lamont, the film stars Leon Ames, Charlotte Wynters, and Adrienne Ames, it was released on May 20, 1939. The film was known during production by the working titles of Curio Cipher and Panama Cipher.
South of Panama is a 1941 American action film directed by Jean Yarbrough and written by Ben Roberts and Sidney Sheldon. The film stars Roger Pryor, Virginia Vale, Lionel Royce, Lucien Prival, Duncan Renaldo and Lester Dorr. The film was released on May 2, 1941, by Producers Releasing Corporation.
Based on the 1996 novel, this is a mixture of thriller and black comedy. Harry Pendel is the tailor to the powerful of Panama. Harry is known for his storytelling and suits, but soon his tales carry lethal repercussions. Harry spins a yarn that is not only taken as truth, but sets off a chain of events that threatens everything he values most in life.
Torchy Blane in Panama is a 1938 American mystery film directed by William Clemens. The film stars Lola Lane, Paul Kelly, and Tom Kennedy. It was released on May 7, 1938. This is the fifth film in a series of "Torchy Blane" movies by Warner Bros. Torchy, Steve, and Gahagan is on the trail of a bank robber aboard an ocean liner traveling from New York to Los Angeles via the Panama Canal. The film is the first of two movies in the Torchy Blane series to star an actress other than Glenda Farrell as Torchy Blane and Barton MacLane as Steve. Farrell and MacLane returned to the series for three additional films, with the last film in the series Torchy Blane... Playing with Dynamite (1939) featuring Jane Wyman and Allen Jenkins as Torchy and Steve.