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The Son of Tarzan (1920)

The scenario follows the book closely. Tarzan's son Jack (Korak to the apes) is kidnapped from England by Tarzan's old enemy Paulovich. He escapes into the African jungle with the help of ... See full summary »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Kamuela C. Searle ...
Korak - Son of Tarzan grown up
P. Dempsey Tabler ...
Nita Martan ...
Meriem - as a young woman (as Manilla Martan)
Karla Schramm ...
...
Jack - Son of Tarzan as a Boy
Mae Giraci ...
Meriem - as a girl
Eugene Burr ...
Ivan Paulovich
Frank Morrell ...
Sheik Amor Ben Khatour
Ray Thompson ...
Malbihn
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Saville De Sacia
Frank Earle
Kathleen May
Lucille Rubey
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Storyline

The scenario follows the book closely. Tarzan's son Jack (Korak to the apes) is kidnapped from England by Tarzan's old enemy Paulovich. He escapes into the African jungle with the help of Paulovich's trained ape Akut. There he meets Meriem, a white girl held by Arabs. He frees her and falls in love. Meriem (who is really an heiress) is sought by Paulovich. Tarzan arrives with Jane at his African estate and intervenes. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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May 1920 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Jungle Trail of the Son of Tarzan  »

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Budget:

$106,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

CHAPTER TITLES: 1. Call of the Jungle; 2. Out of the Lion's Jaws; 3. The Girl of the Jungle; 4. The Sheik's Revenge; 5. The Pirate's Prey; 6. The Killer's Mate; 7. The Quest of the Killer; 8. Coming of Tarzan; 9. The Kiss of the Beast; 10. Tarzan Takes the Trail; 11. Ashes of Love; 12. Meriem's Ride in the Night; 13. Double Crossed; 14. Blazing Hearts; 15. An Amazing Denouement. See more »

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Followed by Tarzán en las minas del rey Salomón (1974) See more »

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Only extant print impossible to follow.
19 April 1999 | by (Blacksburg, VA) – See all my reviews

Only extant print is feature edited from serial, but missing and deteriorated stretches make it impossible to follow. Some scenes fade to near black, others jump wildly. For die-hard Tarzan completists (like myself) only.


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