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Tarzan the Tiger

Director: Henry McRae
Country/ Year: USA 1929
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Long considered lost, the serial going from silent to sound originated Tarzan’s call as well as the unfailable mix of exotism, animal action and stereotypes. Not to forget the beef- and cheesecake.

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Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla

Director: William Beaudine
Country/ Year: USA 1952



The obtuse spoof is silly enough to bring tears to Your eyes – not necessarily with laughter, since the reenactment of comedy clichés is actually the sad chronicle of the slow descent of a former star.

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The Ape Man

Director: William Beaudine
Country/ Year: USA 1943



Mad scientist, experiments with human victims, apes and a beauty they could carry off conditioned a whole sub-subgenre, marked by Bela Lugosi who even saw „The Return of the Ape Man“.

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The Monster Walks

Director: Frank R. Strayer
Country/ Year: USA 1932



When in a stormy night a young couple visits a sinister mansion, where rummy relatives and servants lurk, a murderous ape isn’t far. The most inventive strike here is that it’s not a gorilla.

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The Gorilla

Director: Allan Dwan
Country/ Year: USA 1939



For decades, Hollywood’s horror pet wasn’t the vampire bat but the titular beast of the sappy spook comedy. Bela Lugosi went apeshit again in „Bela Lugosi meets a Brooklyn Gorilla“.

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The Ape (1940)

Director: William Neigh
Country/ Year: USA 1940



Boris Karloff playing a scientist playing an ape ist the main attraction of the cheap chiller Curt Siodmak co-wrote around the popular pairing of primates, postdoctoral research and pretty girls.

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