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Brief Synopsis

A Tahitian pearl fisher falls in love with a woman branded untouchable by his tribe.

Cast & Crew

F. W. Murnau Director
Matahi Matahi, the boy
Reri Reri, the girl
Hitu Tabu, the old warrior
Jean The policeman
Jules The Captain
Kong Ah The chinese trader
Floyd Crosby Photography
F. W. Murnau Original Story
Robert J. Flaherty Original Story
David Flaherty Associate Producer
Arthur Brooks Film Editor
Hugo Riesenfeld Mus settings
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York premiere: 18 Mar 1931
Release Date:  1931 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Paramount Publix Corp.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Golden Bough, Inc.
Duration(mins):  81 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  7,383    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Tabu

    Mark Sutch 2011-04-08

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  • Tabu (1931)

    James Higgins 2010-03-09

    F.W. Murnau's last film is a brilliantly photographed story of a romance on the south seas island of Boru Boru. Touchingly made, engrossing still... MORE>