American Cinematheque/Retroformat is presenting the original silent Tarzan of the Apes (1918), plus The Adventures of Tarzan (1921), both starring the role’s originator, mighty Elmo Lincoln at the Special Screening Room of the historic Egyptian Theater in Hollywood on Saturday, February 16, 2013, at 7:30 PM. The films will be shown with Cliff Retallic at the Keyboard!
Special guest is our pal Scott Tracy Griffin, who will be on hand at 6:30Pm, signing copies of his commemorative visual history, Tarzan: The Centennial History. Tracy will also do a presentation on Tarzan history.
Special thanks to Bill Hillman for the heads up on this.
Also, to learn more about the incredible story of the first Tarzan movie, check out the video clip below of Al Bohl’s documentary, Tarzan, Lord of the Louisiana Jungle, or visit the official site for Tarzan, Lord of the Louisiana Jungle