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The Book That Time Forgot

cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by cogdogblog I finished a book recently. One of those old style piles of paper bound in between thicker compressed fibers. I grabbed The Caspak Trilogy by Edgar Rice Burroughs, the first 9and...Show More Summary

‘Tarzan’ Dying On The Vine At Warner Bros?

EXCLUSIVE: Things are not looking very good right now for Tarzan, the re-imagining of the Edgar Rice Burroughs tale that has Harry Potter helmer David Yates preparing to make it this year, with True Blood’s Alexander Skarsgard playing the title character and Zero Dark Thirty‘s Jessica Chastain circling the female lead. Show More Summary

Liveblogging World War II: April 6, 1943

Edgar Rice Burroughs: >1298 Kapiolani Boulevard :: Honolulu T H :: April 6 1943 >Joan darling: >Your nice letter of January 29 has gone too long unanswered. I don't know why. Now I can tell you a couple of the places I visited, as statements...Show More Summary

Author Spotlight: Theodora Goss

The idea really started with thinking about the "of Mars" books and what they would actually look like from a Martian perspective. After reading Ray Bradbury's Martian Chronicles, it's hard to take the Edgar Rice Burroughs novels seriously, although they're still fun to read. Show More Summary

Page Turners | Jungle Tales of Tarzan To Be a Graphic Novel

Jungle Tales of Tarzan, a collection of twelve loosely connected stories written about the jungle lord by Edgar Rice Burroughs, is being adapted into a graphic novel. The graphic collection has been authorized by ERB, Inc., the Burroughs family corporation...

Edgar Rice Burroughs and Frank Frazetta

When I was in the 7th grade I discovered Edgar Rice Burroughs.  My fascination with his stories continued through high school.  There was of course Tarzan but there was also Barsoom and Pelucider not to mention Venus.  Silly fantasy but it could have been worse – I might have become interested in Ayn Rand.  Burroughs  was a master [...]

New to Market: 1930s Traditional Once Part of Tarzan Estate in Tarzana

Per its listing, this Tarzana residence was originally part of the estate of Tarzan creator Edgar Rice Burroughs. Built in 1938, the rustic two-story house features four bedrooms, three and a half...

More inexpensive ebook goodies!

You can now download The Collected Works of Edgar Rice Burroughs: 30 Books and Stories (Unexpurgated Edition) (Halcyon Classics) for only 1.99$ here.Here's the blurb:This Halcyon Classics ebook contains 30 novels and short stories by noted fantasy and adventure writer Edgar Rice Burroughs. Show More Summary

Saturday In The Jungle

One of my favorite literary characters just had a birthday not too long ago. Tarzan of the Apes turned 100 years old in October. I am a huge fan of Edgar Rice Burroughs in general and Tarzan in particular, and I’ve done columns about the ape-man and his various imitators before– here, here, and here, [...]

Hollywood Books: 'Tarzan The Centennial Celebration' is wild for him

Scott Tracy Griffin will sign his coffee-table book about Edgar Rice Burroughs' Lord of the Jungle, 'Tarzan The Centennial Celebration,' on Saturday at the Aero Theatre at a screening of 'John Carter.' Even at 100, Tarzan, the Lord of the Jungle, is still the ultimate swinger. Show More Summary

10 Things You Might Not Know About Tarzan

Everyone knows Tarzan, but how many people know the real Lord of the Jungle? Last month, the ubiquitous figure turned a whopping 100, and to celebrate his legacy, Edgar Rice Burroughs expert Scott Tracy Griffin has collected an enormous, glossy volume filled with rare art, movie stills, and insights on every corner of the Tarzan universe. With [...]

Scott Tracy Griffin: PHOTOS: Celebrating Tarzan For Its Centennial

It was the late Ray Bradbury, one of America's most esteemed speculative-fiction authors, who cited novelist Edgar Rice Burroughs--best known as the creator of Tarzan--as the genre's leading authority as well as "the most influential writer, bar none, of our century."

David Yates Wants Alexander Skarsgard to Play Tarzan

Alexander Skarsgard could be stepping into the role of Edgar Rice Burrough's iconic jungle hero. Variety reports that director David Yates wants the "True Blood" star to headline his upcoming Tarzan and that Samuel L. Jackson is up for a role as well. Featuring a screenplay by Stephen Sommers and Stuart Beattie, the live action Warner Bros. Show More Summary

‘Potter’ Director to Next Take ‘Tarzan’ for a Swing

3 years agoHumor : Nerd Bastards

Earlier this year, Disney released John Carter, a movie based on a well known series of novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs, and despite the resounding indifference that met its release it seems that more of Burroughs’ work will soon be coming to the big screen. The Man known as The King of the Jungle to [...]

Film: Newswire: New Tarzan movie has new director, new shortlist of torsos

Undaunted by the public indifference to the last Edgar Rice Burroughs adaptation starring a brooding shirtless guy, Warner Bros. has signed Harry Potter director David Yates to head up its long-in-development new take on Tarzan—the jungle...Show More Summary

Exclusive: David Yates Committing to Tarzan at Warner Bros.

David Yates, the director of the last four Harry Potter films, has finally committed to his next project — and we’re told it will be a big-screen adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs’s Tarzan at Warner Bros. Pictures.No word on its cast — Yates only committed to the project on Monday — ... More »

‘Tarzan 3D’ Trailer: Kellan Lutz Grunts His Way To the Top

As of this summer, there was still a considerable interest in Edgar Rice Burroughs‘ mostly hairless ape. Writer Adam Cozad revealed some heavy interest from directors for his take, Hustle & Flow director Craig Brewer was planning a trip...Show More Summary

‘Tarzan 3D’ Mo-Cap Teaser Trailer: Keeping the Old-School Image of Burroughs’ Jungle Hero Alive

You may or may not remember that Kellan Lutz (Twilight) was announced a while back as the “star” of a new mo-cap animated version of Edgar Rice Burroughs‘ pulp hero Tarzan. I didn’t remember, at least until I saw a flash of the trailer a couple days ago, and the news break was just back [...]

Tarzan Trailer Starring Kellan Lutz

3 years agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

Reinhard Klooss directs this 3D animated feature that puts Edgar Rice Burroughs' classic character in a modern-day setting. [...]

Tarzan Of The Apes

3 years agoArts : Coxsoft Art News

By now everyone must know that the James Bond movie franchise is celebrating its 50th anniversary, but how many people know that 1912 is the centenary of another superhero: Tarzan Of The Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs? Telegraph readers do. Show More Summary

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