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The Jungle Princess

The Jungle Princess(1936)

Also Known As: Girl of the Jungle | Jungle Girl | Queen of the Jungle |

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Brief Synopsis

Christopher Powell is in Malaysia with his fiancée and her father, capturing wild animals. While out hunting, he is attacked by a tiger, and his native guides run away, leaving him for dead. But the tiger is the pet of Ulah, a beautiful young woman who grew up by herself in the jungle. She rescues Chris and takes him back to her cave, where she nurses him to health and falls in love with him. When he eventually returns to camp, she follows. The fiancée is jealous, and the natives don't like Ulah or her pet tiger either, all of which leads to a lot of trouble.

Cast & Crew

William Thiele Director
Ray Milland Christopher Powell
Akim Tamiroff Karen Neg
Hugh Buckler Col. Neville Lane
Sally Martin Ulah, as a child
Limau Tiger
Bogo Chimpanzee
Bernard Siegel Ulah's grandfather

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1936 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Paramount Pictures, Inc.
Duration(mins):  84-85 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  9    

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  • The Jungle Princess

    KATHRYN 2016-08-29

    I saw this movie at the drive in movie as a child and I remember it like it was yesterday! I think it was the tiger that keeps it so fresh in my mind. ... MORE>

  • Jungle Princess

    Joe Rosati 2014-03-30

    I saw this movie as a child on TV in the fifties and was mesmerized. Always wanted to see it again. Will it be on the TCM schedule anytime soon? Is it... MORE>

  • The Jungle Princess 1936

    marylw 2011-03-06

    Can you please show this movie. I recently got to know Sally Martin (I) and she plays Ulah as a child. MORE>