Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Episode 4: Tarzan and the Golden Lion (1927)



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Noel and Michael are joined this month by Evie (I Hate/Love Remakes) to discuss JP McGowan's Tarzan and the Golden Lion featuring Edgar Rice Burroughs' hand-picked Tarzan actor, Tarzan's sister(!), and Boris Karloff in blackface.

Friday, January 20, 2017

Episode 3: The Adventures of Tarzan (1921)



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Michael and Noel are joined once again by David May to discuss Elmo Lincoln's return to the role of Tarzan in the 1921 serial The Adventures of Tarzan. Parts of it are lost, but The Serial Squadron has edited the remaining footage together, so we talk about how that worked, whether our opinions of Lincoln have changed since Tarzan of the Apes, and the introduction of some important elements of Tarzan lore.

Saturday, December 10, 2016

Episode 2: The Son of Tarzan (1920)



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Noel and Michael are joined again by David May to discuss the silent, 15-chapter serial, The Son of Tarzan, starring P. Dempsey Tabler as Tarzan, Karla Schramm as Jane, Gordon Griffith and Mae Giraci as young Korak and Meriem, and Kamuela C. Searle and Nita Martan as adult Korak and Meriem.

Friday, November 18, 2016

Episode 1: Tarzan of the Apes (1918)


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Noel and Michael are joined again by Michael's son David to discuss Scott Sidney's silent Tarzan of the Apes, starring Gordon Griffith and Elmo Lincoln as Tarzan and Enid Markey as Jane.

Monday, November 14, 2016

Episode 0: In Which We Enter the Jungle



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Our first episode! Noel and Michael are joined by special guest David May to build our jungle cabin and move in. We discuss our history with Tarzan (in film and otherwise), jungle adventures in general, and what makes the genre challenging for modern audiences. We also talk about the format of the show, what we'll be focusing on, and what side trails we're willing to follow.

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Coming Soon

Noel Thingvall (I Hate/Love RemakesMasters of Carpentry) and Michael May (Hellbent for Letterbox; Mystery Movie Night) bring you a podcast discussing the film adventures of Tarzan in chronological order. Coming soon to a listening device near you.

Many thanks to Dan Taylor for suggesting the name!