Tarzan’s Revenge (1938)

70m, 1922.37 metres, 7 reel
35mm film, black and white, 1.37:1
mono, English

An American fantasy film directed by D. Ross Lederman.


* = uncredited

Directed by: D. Ross Lederman
Copyright MCMXXXVIII [1938] Principal Productions, Inc.
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation presents. Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation release
Produced by: Sol Lesser
Screen Play by: Robert Lee Johnson and Jay Vann
Based Upon a Novel by: Edgar Rice Burroughs
Assistant Director: Wilbur McGaugh
Photography: George Meehan
Film Editor: Gene Milford
Musical Score: Hugo Riesenfeld
Musical Supervision: Abe Meyer
Sound Engineer: Terry Kellum
Recorded by R.C.A. Victor High Fidelity
Wardrobe: Jerry Bos
Art Direction: Lewis J. Rachmil
Studio: Twentieth Century Fox Studios, Los Angeles, California, USA *

Glenn Morris ()
Eleanor Holm (Eleanor Reed)
George Barbier (Roger Reed)
C. Henry Gordon (Ben Alleu Bey)
Hedda Hopper (Penny Reed)
Joseph Sawyer (Olaf Punch)
George Meeker (Nevin Potter)
Corbet Morris (Jigger)
John Lester Johnson (Koki)
Frederick Clarke (Ben Alleu's servant)

Alternative Titles

La rivincita di Tarzan – Italy
Tarzanin kosto – Finland
Tarzans hämnd – Sweden
Tarzans Rache – Germany
La venganza de Tarzán – Spain (DVD)

Extracts included in
Biography: Tarzan: The Legacy of Edgar Rice Burroughs (1996)



  • Kings of the Jungle: An Illustrated Reference to Tarzan on Screen and Television by David Fury – review
  • by Walt Lee p.478 – credits
  • Sound Films, 1927-1939: A United States Filmography by Alan G. Fetrow p.660
  • Tarzan of the Movies by Gabe Essoe – review