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Tarzan of the Apes

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[[Performer~P42450~Elmo Lincoln~elmolincoln]] became the first actor to play [[Performer~P158906~Edgar Rice Burrough's~edgarriceburroughs]] "Lord of the Jungle" on the screen when he replaced the now-forgotten Winslow Wilson in the 1918 8-reeler Tarzan of the Apes. During the first portion of the film, Tarzan -- aka Lord Greystoke -- is portrayed by juvenile actor [[Performer~P28836~Gordon Griffith~gordongriffith]]. The earlier reels detail the deaths of Greystoke's British parents in the jungle, and how...more

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