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The Return of Tarzan
Also known as The Revenge of Tarzan in the USA
(1920) American
B&W : Seven reels
Directed by Harry Revier

Cast: Gene Pollar, George Romain, Walter Miller, Armand Cortez, Louis Stearns, Karla Schramm, Estelle Taylor, Franklin B. Coates, Betty Turner, Peggy Hannon, Estelle Evans, Fred A. Turner, Evelyn Fariss, Phil Gastrock, Arthur Morrison, Jack Leonard, Harry Lonsdale, John Sturgeon, Joe Martin the chimpanzee, Charlie the elephant

Numa Pictures Corporation production; distributed by Goldwyn Distributing Corporation. / Scenario by Robert Saxman, from the novel The Revenge of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Production supervision by George M. Merrick. Cinematography by James C. Hutchinson and John K. Holbrook. Technical direction by Tom Tremaine and Frank C. Hamprey. / © 20 May 1920 by Numa Pictures Corporation [LU15144]. © 30 May 1920 by Numa Pictures Corporation [LP15272]. © 12 June 1920 by Goldwyn Pictures Corporation [LP15257]. Premiered 5 March 1920 in Los Angeles, California. Released 30 May 1920. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.33:1 format. / The film’s title was changed to The Revenge of Tarzan in July 1920.


Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.3697.

Survival status: Print exists in the film holdings of Kit Parker Films.

Current rights holder: Public domain.

Keywords: Animals: Chimpanzees, Monkeys - Characters: Tarzan

Listing updated: 12 October 2012.

References: AFI-F1 n. F1.3697; Lahue-Continued p. 88; Lee-Not pp. 117-118; Stedman-Serials p. 56 : with additional information provided by Kit Parker.

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