Isle of Sunken Gold

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Isle of Sunken Gold
Isle of Sunken Gold lobby card.jpg
Lobby card
Directed by Harry S. Webb
Produced by Nat Levine
Starring Anita Stewart
Duke Kahanamoku
Distributed by Mascot Pictures
Release date
  • September 1, 1927 (1927-09-01)
Running time
10 episodes
Country United States
Language Silent

Isle of Sunken Gold is a 1927 American silent adventure film serial directed by Harry S. Webb. The film was long considered to be lost,[1] however, chapters 4, 5, and 6 and reel 1 of chapter 7 were recently discovered in a European archive and retranslated back into English.


A ship captain gets a hold of half of a map leading to a treasure buried on an island in the South Seas. The ruler of the island, a beautiful princess, has the other half of the map, and the two join forces to battle a gang of pirates and a group of islanders who don't want anyone to get the treasure.


  • Anita Stewart as Princess Kala of Tafofu
  • Duke Kahanamoku
  • Bruce Gordon as Tod Lorre, captain of the Roamer
  • Evangeline Russell
  • Curtis 'Snowball' McHenry as "Possum"
  • Jack P. Pierce (as John Pierce)
  • Vincente Howard
  • Emmett Wagner
  • Jay J. Bryan
  • Alfred Sabato
  • K. Nambu
  • Kong, the Devil-ape


  1. ^ "Progressive Silent Film List: Isle of Sunken Gold". Silent Era. Retrieved 2008-02-17. 

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