The Revenge of Tarzan (1920)

9 reels (later cut to 7 reels)
35mm film, black and white, 1.33:1

An American fantasy film directed by Harry Revier.

Plot Summary

and Jane travel to France to help out Countess de Coude who is being terrorised by her cruel brother Rokoff. Jane is shipwrecked off the coast of Africa by Rokoff, Tarzan fights a duel with the Countess' jealous husband and then has to rescue Jane from the jaws of a lion.


Director: Harry Revier
Great Western Producing Company, Numa Pictures Corporation
Producers: Adolph Weiss, Louis Weiss, Max Weiss
Script: Robert Saxmar
Novel: Edgar Rice Burroughs
Publicist: Harry Reichenbach
Locations: Balboa, Newport Beach, California, USA; Florida, USA; New York City, New York, USA

Gene Pollar (Tarzan)
Karla Schramm (Jane)
Estelle Taylor (Countess de Coude)
Armand Cortes (Nikolas Rokoff)
Franklin B. Coates (Paul D'Arnot)
George Romain (Count de Coude)
Walter Miller (Rokoff's henchman)

Alternative Titles

The Return of Tarzan

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