The Phantom of the Air
The Phantom of the Air FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by Ray Taylor
Produced by Henry MacRae
Written by Basil Dickey
Ella O'Neill
George H. Plympton
Starring Tom Tyler
Gloria Shea
LeRoy Mason
Craig Reynolds
William Desmond
Cinematography John Hickson
Editing by Alvin Todd
Edward Todd
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date(s) 1933
Running time 12 chapters (240 min)
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Language English

The Phantom of the Air (1933) is a Universal movie serial directed by Ray Taylor.


Thomas Edwards invents an anti-gravity device called the "Contragrav," which is sought after by a gang of smugglers led by Mort Crome. Pilot Bob Raymond comes to the inventor's aid, using another of Edwards' inventions, the superplane "The Phantom."


Chapter titlesEdit

  1. The Great Air Meet
  2. The Secret of the Desert
  3. The Avenging Phantom
  4. The Battle in the Clouds
  5. Terror of the Heights
  6. A Wild Ride
  7. The Jaws of Death
  8. Aflame in the Sky
  9. The Attack
  10. The Runaway Plane
  11. In the Enemy's Hands
  12. Safe Landing



  1. Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc.. pp. 208. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X. 

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Preceded by
Clancy of the Mounted (1933)
Universal Serial
The Phantom of the Air (1933)
Succeeded by
Gordon of Ghost City (1933)

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