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Hop Harrigan (1946)
Hop Harrigan serial
Director: Derwin Abrahams
Producer: Sam Katzman
Release Date: March 28, 1946
Running Time: 15 chapters
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Hop Harrigan is a 1946 movie serial detailing the adventures of Hop Harrigan.


Hop Harrigan, a top Air Corps pilot, leaves the military and he and his mechanic, Tank Tinker, open up a small charter air service. They are hired to fly an inventor, Dr. Tabor, to his secret laboratory, where he is working on a new and powerful energy machine. However, a mysterious villain named The Chief Pilot is determined to have the new energy machine for his own purposes and kidnaps Dr. Tabor.


  • William Bakewell as Hop Harrigan
  • Jennifer Holt as Gail Nolan
  • Robert 'Buzz' Henry as Jackie Nolan
  • Sumner Getchell as Tank Tinker
  • Emmett Vogan as Arnold
  • Claire James as Gwen Arnold
  • John Merton as Dr. Tabor
  • Wheeler Oakman as Alex Ballard
  • Ernie Adams as Retner
  • Peter Michael as Mark Craven
  • Terry Frost as Barry
  • Anthony Warde as Edwards
  • Jackie Moran as Fraser
  • Bobby Stone as Gray
  • Jack Buchanon as Deputy Sheriff