Jungle Jim (serial)

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Jungle Jim
Jungle Jim FilmPoster.jpeg
Directed by Ford Beebe
Clifford Smith
Starring Grant Withers
Betty Jane Rhodes
Distributed by Universal Pictures
Release date
  • 1937 (1937)
Running time
12 chapters (232 min)
Country United States
Language English

Jungle Jim (1937) is a Universal serial film based on Jungle Jim, the comic strip by Alex Raymond.


Two safaris enter the African jungle intent on finding a white girl who is the heiress to a fortune. One safari, led by Jungle Jim, wants to make sure she gets the news that she is now a rich woman and escort her back to civilisation. The leaders of the other safari want to kill the girl so they can try to get hold of her inheritance themselves...



Jungle Jim was based on Alex Raymond's Jungle Jim comic strip.[1]

Chapter titles[edit]

  1. Into the Lion's Den
  2. The Cobra Strikes
  3. The Menacing Hand
  4. The Killer's Trail
  5. The Bridge of Terror
  6. Drums of Doom
  7. The Earth Trembles
  8. The Killer Lion
  9. The Devil Bird
  10. Descending Doom
  11. In the Cobra's Castle
  12. The Last Safari[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Cline, William C. (1984). "2. In Search of Ammunition". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 18. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X. 
  2. ^ Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 216. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X. 

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Preceded by
Ace Drummond (1936)
Universal Serial
Jungle Jim (1937)
Succeeded by
Secret Agent X-9 (1937)