DirectorClifford Smith (as Cliff Smith)
Lew Landers (uncredited) Release date1936 (1936) WriterBurt L. Standish (based on the stories by), George H. Plympton (screenplay), Ella ONeill (screenplay), Maurice Geraghty (screenplay), Basil Dickey (screenplay) DirectorsLew Landers, Clifford Smith ScreenplayGeorge H. Plympton, Ella ONeill, Maurice Geraghty, Basil Dickey CastDonald Briggs (Frank Merriwell (as Don Briggs)), Jean Rogers (Elsie Belwood), John 'Dusty' King (Bruce Browning (as John King)), Carla Laemmle (Carla Rogers), House Peters Jr. (House Peters), Herschel Mayall Jr. ('Hersh' Mayall) Similar moviesMysterious Doctor Satan, Son of Zorro, The Secret Code, Zorro's Black Whip, Adventures of the Flying Cadets, Hitman: Agent 47
TaglineHERE IT IS AT LAST! The unmatchable, unforgettable adventures of the greatest young hero fiction ever created!..Now come to life on the screen, with all his daring exploits!
The adventures of frank merriwell 1936 don briggs jean rogers carla laemmle
The Adventures of Frank Merriwell (1936) is a Universal movie serial based on the Frank Merriwell books by Gilbert Patten.
The Adventures of Frank Merriwell is set in 1936 instead of the 1890s of the source material. College sports hero Frank Meriwell leaves school before an impending decisive baseball game to track down his missing father and locate a fabulous lost treasure.
Universal combined several stories by Burt Standish to make this film.