IMDbPro is now optimized on mobile! Log into IMDbPro on your mobile device to try out our new mobile experience.

Roping 'em Alive! (1937)

ApprovedShort10 min.Short | Action | Adventure
BUDGET
$12K (estimated)
SUMMARY
A Vitaphone Variety jungle short with edited footage from a couple of different safaris and animal-hunting expeditions. The first segment is comprised a visit to the Masawi tribe in Africa, where the natives have a passion for wire ornaments, with which they lavishly wear on themselves. The second half is about a party of animal trappers, in the Malay States of southeastern Africa. Since the goal is to bring the animals back alive, for zoos all over the world, the capturing method employed is most often lassos and ropes. The hunter/trappers aren't above setting the forest afire in order to bring the animals and wildlife to a spot where they can be more easily captured. Written By Les Adams <longhorn1939@suddenlink.net>  Less

Filmmakers (4)

ROLENAME

Cast sort by:

NAMESTARMETERKNOWN FOR
Edit Page Submit additional information and/or report errors on this page. If it is approved by IMDb database managers, it will be added to the page in a future update.
Sign up for a free trial to see more.

Get Discovered

Manage your IMDb Profile with your headshots, demo reels, and resume.

Find Your Next Role

Browse hundreds of casting notices and apply directly with your IMDbPro page.

Stay Connected

Get contact info for over 200,000 industry pros and companies.