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An expedition enters an area of the Congo jungle to investigate reports of a gorilla-worshipping tribe. After many dangerous adventures, they come upon the tribe they sought, only to watch ... See full summary »

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William Campbell (as William S. Campbell)

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Adam Shirk (adaptation) (as Adam Hull Shirk)
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An expedition enters an area of the Congo jungle to investigate reports of a gorilla-worshipping tribe. After many dangerous adventures, they come upon the tribe they sought, only to watch as a virgin is sacrificed to a huge gorilla, who takes her away. The expedition follows the gorilla in an attempt to save the woman. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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Making and Breaking Records Everwhere! 10 weeks in Los Angeles ...8 weeks in Chicago...3 continuous weeks in San Francisco, Minneapolis and St. Paul! (original ad) See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 March 1930 (USA) See more »

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Gross USA:

$4,000,000
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Congo Pictures See more »
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Mono (Powers Cinephone Sound System)

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1.20 : 1
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Doubts about the authenticity of this "documentary" arose during the California previews when one of the "natives" was recognized as a black actress who was known at Central Casting. See more »

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Referenced in A Lad an' a Lamp (1932) See more »

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