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Tarzan
 
(1955) movie series 1955-1960
 

Genre:
Action + Adventure

Synopsis:
Tarzan's Hidden Jungle (1955)
Hunters trespass into Sukulu country, where animals are sacred, posing as photographers. Their work has the blessing of the U.N.'s Dr. Celliers, close friend of the Sukulu chief. The hunters send the animals across a river where they can be shot, and the natives throw the good doctor and his nurse into a lion pit. Tarzan ape-calls the animals to safety and rescues the medicos.
Tarzan and the Lost Safari (1957)
Tarzan leads five passengers from a downed airplane out of the jungle. En route white hunter Hawkins tries to sell them to the Oparian chief. Captured by the Oparians and nearly sacrificed to their lion god, the party is again save by Tarzan.
Tarzan and the Trappers (1958)
Tarzan deals with the villainous Schroeder, who is illegally collecting animals for zoos, only to be menaced by Schroeder's hunter brother Sikes, out for revenge, who teams up with greedy trader Lapin in a hunt for human game...Tarzan himself. Re-edited from 3 episodes of a never-shown TV series, with studio action intercut with location and wildlife footage. Jane has little to do.
Tarzan's Fight for Life (1958)
Dr. Sturdy is trying to establish a modern hospital in the jungle. His efforts are strongly opposed by Futa, the witch doctor, and Ramo, a native warrior. There are kidnappings, a race against time for serum, capture of Tarzan, the struggle of modern medicine against magic, etc.
Tarzan's Greatest Adventure (1959)
Four British villains raid a settlement to obtain explosives for use in a diamond mine. In doing so they nearly destroy the settlement, so and Tarzan pursues them to their mine.
Tarzan the Magnificent (1960)
Tarzan must escort his prisoner Coy Banton out of the jungle to the authorities. The boat is blown up by Coy's father and brothers. In addition to Coy Tarzan must now lead five more of the boat's passengers through the jungle, pursued by hostile natives.
(from Imdb.com)

Casts:
Gordon Scott ... Tarzan

Eve Brent ... Jane (1958)

The Complete Movie Serie:
Tarzan's Hidden Jungle (1955)
Tarzan and the Lost Safari (1957) UK
Tarzan and the Trappers (1958)
Tarzan's Fight for Life (1958) UK
Tarzan's Greatest Adventure (1959)
Tarzan the Magnificent (1960) UK

Superheroes:
Tarzan (more)

Based on the comic book:
"Tarzan" created by artist Harold Foster in 1929

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