Tarzan and the Golden Lion (film)

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Tarzan and the Golden Lion
Tarzan and the Golden Lion VideoCover.jpeg
DVD Cover
Directed by J. P. McGowan
Produced by Edwin C. King
Written by William E. Wing
Based on Tarzan and the Golden Lion 
by Edgar Rice Burroughs
Starring James Pierce
Dorothy Dunbar
Edna Murphy
Cinematography Joseph Walker
Distributed by Robertson-Cole Pictures Corporation
Release dates
  • March 20, 1927 (1927-03-20)
Running time
57 minutes
Country United States
Language Silent film
English intertitles

Tarzan and the Golden Lion (1927) is a Tarzan film based on the 1923 novel of the same name written by Edgar Rice Burroughs. The film starred James Pierce as Tarzan, Frederick Peters as Esteban Miranda, Dorothy Dunbar as Jane, and Edna Murphy as Betty Greystoke. The film also starred Boris Karloff as Owaza, a tribesman.[1] The film was distributed by the Film Booking Offices of America.


Preservation status[edit]

Considered a lost film for many decades, a complete print of the film was discovered in the 1990s.[2]


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