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Jungle Menace (1937)

In the Asian province of Seemang where the Bay of Bengal meets the jungle, Chandler Elliott (John St. Polis) owns a large and prosperous rubber plantation. His attractive daughter, Dorothy (... See full summary »

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George M. Merrick (story), Sherman L. Lowe (story) (as Sherman Lowe) | 6 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Frank Buck ... Frank Hardy
Sasha Siemel Sasha Siemel ... 'Tiger' Van Dorn
Reginald Denny ... Ralph Marshall [Chs.1-3]
Esther Ralston ... Valerie Shields [Chs. 1, 3, 6, 7, 15]
Charlotte Henry ... Dorothy Elliott
William Bakewell ... Tom Banning
Clarence Muse ... Lightning - Street Singer
Willie Fung ... Chiang - Houseboy
LeRoy Mason ... Jim Murphy
Matthew Betz ... Inspector Starrett
Richard Tucker ... Robert Banning
Duncan Renaldo ... Armand Roget
Fred Kohler Jr. ... Det. John Charles - alias Quinn [Chs. 5-6]
Sherwood Bailey Sherwood Bailey ... Paul Marshall [Chs.2-3, 6, 8-10]
'Snub' Pollard ... Campbell - Hardy's Aide [Chs. 1, 2, 4, 7, 8] (as Snub Pollard)
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In the Asian province of Seemang where the Bay of Bengal meets the jungle, Chandler Elliott (John St. Polis) owns a large and prosperous rubber plantation. His attractive daughter, Dorothy (Charlotte Henry), is engaged to neighboring planter Tom Banning (William Bakewell) but troubles are brewing for both plantations. When a load of rubber is put on a riverboat to be taken to port, the boat is attacked by river pirates and the crew is killed and the shipment stolen. Jim Murphy (LeRoy Mason). Elliott's plantation manager, is plotting with others to force Elliott to to sell his plantation. Adventurer Frank Hardy (Frank Buck)determines to find out who is behind the plot. Written by Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>

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Taglines:

BATTLING ASIA'S MONSTERS AMID A MILLION PERILS! (original poster-all caps) See more »


Certificate:

Passed | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 September 1937 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

En la selva del terror See more »

Filming Locations:

Stockton, California, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Weiss Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(15 episodes) | (recut US)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

CHAPTER TITLES: 1. River Pirates; 2. Deadly Enemies; 3. Flames of Hate; 4. One-Way Ride; 5. Man of Mystery; 6. Shanghaied; 7. Tiger Eyes; 8. The Frame-Up; 9. The Cave of Mystery; 10. Flirting with Death; 11. Ship of Doom; 12. Mystery Island; 13. The Typhoon; 14. Murder at Sea; 15. Give 'em Rope. See more »

Crazy Credits

Instead of the usual 'chapter one, two, etc. it has Act one, two, etc. See more »

Connections

Edited into Jungle Terror (1946) See more »

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