Red Barry (serial)

Red Barry is a 1938 13-chapter Universal movie serial based on the comic strip Red Barry by Will Gould.

Red Barry
Directed byFord Beebe
Alan James
Produced byHenry MacRae
Barney A. Sarecky (associate)
Written byNorman S. Hall
Ray Trampe
William Gould (comic strip)
StarringBuster Crabbe
Edna Sedgewick
Frances Robinson
Cyril Delevanti
Frank Lackteen
Music byCharles Previn
CinematographyJerome Ash
Edited bySaul A. Goodkind
Louis Sackin
Alvin Todd
Distributed byUniversal Pictures
Release date
  • 1938 (1938)
Running time
13 chapters (256 minutes)
CountryUnited States


An undercover police detective sets out to discover who stole $2 million in bonds.



Red Barry was based on the comic strip Red Barry by William Gould.[1]

Chapter titles

  1. Millions for Defense
  2. The Curtain Falls
  3. The Decoy
  4. High Stakes
  5. Desperate Chances
  6. The Human Target
  7. Midnight Tragedy
  8. The Devil's Disguise
  9. Between Two Fires
  10. The False Trail
  11. Heavy Odds
  12. The Enemy Within
  13. Mission of Mercy


See also


  1. Cline, William C. (1984). "2. In Search of Ammunition". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. pp. 18. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X.
  2. Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 222. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X.

Encyclopaedia of American Film Serials (McFarland, 2017) by Geoff Mayer

Preceded by
Flaming Frontiers (1938)
Universal Serial
Red Barry (1938)
Succeeded by
Scouts to the Rescue (1939)
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