Secret Agent X-9
Directed by Ford Beebe
Clifford Smith
Produced by Ben Koenig
Barney A. Sarecky
Henry MacRae
Written by Charles Flanders
Wyndham Gittens
Norman S. Hall
Leslie Swabacker
Ray Trampe
Dashiell Hammett (comic strip)
Starring Scott Kolk
Jean Rogers
David Oliver
Monte Blue
Henry Brandon
Music by Clifford Vaughan
Cinematography Richard Fryer
Jerome Ash
Editing by Saul A. Goodkind
Leete Renick Brown
Joseph Gluck
Louis Sackin
Alvin Todd
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date(s) April 12, 1937 (1937-04-12)
Running time 12 chapters (232 min)
Country United States
Language English

Secret Agent X-9 (1937) is a Universal film serial based on the comic strip Secret Agent X-9 by Dashiell Hammett and Alex Raymond.



Secret Agent X-9 was based on the comic strip by Dashiell Hammet (writer) and Alex Raymond (artist).


Chapter titlesEdit

  1. Modern Pirates
  2. The Ray That Blinds
  3. The Man of Many Faces
  4. The Listening Shadow
  5. False Fires
  6. The Dragnet
  7. Sealed Lips
  8. Exhibit A
  9. The Masquerader
  10. The Forced Lie
  11. The Enemy Camp
  12. Crime Does Not Pay



  1. Cline, William C.. "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc.. pp. 217–218. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X. 

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