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Tarzan and the Golden Lion (1927)

Flora Hawks is in love with the overseer of Tarzan's African estate. After a search for a legendary city of diamonds, Tarzon races with his pet lion Jad-bal-ja to save Haws from being sacrificed to a lion-god.

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Flora Hawks is in love with the overseer of Tarzan's African estate. After a search for a legendary city of diamonds, Tarzon races with his pet lion Jad-bal-ja to save Haws from being sacrificed to a lion-god.

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Tarzan e o Leão Dourado  »

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Shooting was delayed for month while star James Pierce recovered from injuries suffered in a serious car crash. See more »

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Follows The Adventures of Tarzan (1921) See more »

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For the person who must see all of the Tarzan films
22 March 2003 | by (baton rouge, la) – See all my reviews

I agree that this is a rather bland film but for the person who wants to "see 'em all" this is necessary. It was the only Burroughs film that I did not own. I loved it because I knew Pierce and his wife who was Joan Burroughs, ERB's daughter. Burroughs picked Pierce to be Tarzan. Scenery is fine and action is limited to running toward the camera. If you are under 60 and don't care about "just a Tarzan film" you can forget it but for me it was a dream come true that I never thought I'd see. Silent so you can add your own Tarzan yell. That is a chance for self-expression.


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