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Adventures of Tarzan (1921)

Tarzan spurns the love of La, Queen of Opar. When he isn't trying to keep the Bolshevik Rokoff and Clayton (pretender to the Greystoke estate) from reaching Opar, he is attacked ... See full summary »

Directors:

Robert F. Hill (as Robert Hill), Scott Sidney

Writers:

Edgar Rice Burroughs (novel), Robert F. Hill (scenario) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Elmo Lincoln ... Tarzan
Louise Lorraine ... Jane
Scott Pembroke Scott Pembroke ... Clayton (as Percy Pembroke)
Frank Whitson Frank Whitson ... Rokoff
Zip Monberg Zip Monberg ... Monsieur Gernot (as George Monberg)
Lillian Worth ... Queen La of Opar
Charles Gay Charles Gay ... Sheik Ben Ali
Charles Inslee ... Prof. Porter
Maceo Bruce Sheffield ... Chief of Wazini
Fifi R. Lachoy Fifi R. Lachoy
Frank Merrill ... Arab Guard
Joe Martin Joe Martin ... Man in Ape Suit
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
George B. French
Gordon Griffith
Thomas Jefferson
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Storyline

Tarzan spurns the love of La, Queen of Opar. When he isn't trying to keep the Bolshevik Rokoff and Clayton (pretender to the Greystoke estate) from reaching Opar, he is attacked simultaneously by two lions, dropped into a pit when a volcano splits the ground, nearly sacrificed by sun worshipers, and so on. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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SEE the great Jungle Fire Joe Martin, the famous ape, Tarzan fight lions bare handed, a flaming volcano swallow Tarzan, A SHIP SUNK AT SEA and THRILLS-ROMANCE ADVENTURE (Print Ad- Bessemer Herald,((Bessemer, Mich.)) 17 February 1922) See more »

Genres:

Action | Adventure

Certificate:

Passed
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 December 1921 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

As Aventuras de Trazan See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Numa Pictures claimed that more time had been given to the production of this film than any serial yet produced. See more »

Alternate Versions

Rereleased in 1928 with sound effects in shorter version. See more »

Connections

Followed by Tarzan the Mighty (1928) See more »

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