The Romance of Tarzan
|Photograph: Silent Era image collection.
B&W : Seven reels / 6481 feet
Directed by Wilfred Lucas
Cast: Elmo Lincoln [Tarzan], Enid Markey, Cleo Madison, Thomas Jefferson, Colin Kenny, Nigel de Brulier, Monte Blue, Clyde Benson, Phil Dunham, Gordon Griffith, John Cook, Frank Merrill [Lincoln’s stunt double]
National Film Corporation of America production; distributed by First National Exhibitors’ Circuit, Incorporated. / Scenario by Wilfred Lucas and Bess Meredyth, from the novel Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Production supervised by Isadore Bernstein. Art direction by Martin J. Doner. Cinematography by Harry Vallejo. Art titles by Mon Randall. Edited by C.R. Wallace. / Premiered 13 October 1918 in New York, New York. Released [?] October? 1918. / Standard 35mm spherical 1.37:1 format. / The production was shot in California, with additional footage from the previous production, Tarzan of the Apes (1918).
Synopsis: Synopsis available in AFI-F1 n. F1.3764.
Survival status: The film is presumed lost.
Current rights holder: Public domain.
Keywords: Characters: Tarzan
Listing updated: 20 September 2008.
References: AFI-F1 nn. F1.3764, F1.4370; Lahue-Gentlemen p. 147; Lee-Not p. 116; Stedman-Serials p. 56.