The Film Chest, in conjunction with Topic Entertainment, will bring another classic screen detective collectible to market on Sept. 10. Already announced for delivery the week prior (street date: Sept. 3) is the second Sherlock Holmes Archive Collection (a six-disc set), which features rare Sherlock Holmes feature films, early silent shorts and a selection of episodes from Sherlock Holmes First Cases television series.
The film detective in focus on Sept. 10 will none other than Chester Gould’s comic strip legend, Dick Tracy. Titled simply Dick Tracy, this six-disc collection includes the four classic feature films from the short-lived series — Dick Tracy and Dick Tracy vs. Cueball with Morgan Conway as Tracy, and Dick Tracy's Dilemma and Dick Tracy Meets Gruesome with Ralph Byrd returning as Tracy — the entire 1937 Republic Pictures theatrical serial, Dick Tracy (starring Ralph Byrd), and selected episodes from the Dick Tracy television series (also starring Ralph Byrd as Tracy).
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