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The Lion’s Claw
Also known as [The Lion’s Claws]
B&W : Serial / 18 episodes
Directed by Jacques Jaccard and Harry Harvey
Cast: Marie Walcamp, Thomas Lingham (Tom Lingham), Gertrude Astor, Alfred Allen, Edwin August, Leonard Chapham, Harry Von Meter, Frank Lanning, Roy Hanford
The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated, production; distributed by The Universal Film Manufacturing Company, Incorporated. / 18 episodes:  “A Woman’s Honor,” released 6 April 1918;  “The Human Pendulum.” / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / Episode 9 was directed by Harvey. Walcamp was attacked and injured by a lion during production, which resulted in scarring. /
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Animals: Lions - Escapes - Fire - Serials - Windmills
Listing updated: 22 March 2009.
References: Edmonds-BigU pp. 100, 103; Lahue-Continued pp. 62, 63, 94a, 188, 286; Stedman-Serials p. 43 : Website-SerSq.