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Director:
Writers:
John Jacoby (screenplay) and
Marjorie L. Pfaelzer (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
29 April 1945 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
Hidden City Of Women . . . Forbidden To Men !
Plot:
A group of archaeologists asks Tarzan to help them find an ancient city in a hidden valley of women... See more » | Add synopsis »
NewsDesk:
(3 articles)
Actors Who’ve Played the Same Character the Most Times
 (From Cinelinx. 12 May 2014, 10:16 PM, PDT)

Johnny Sheffield obituary
 (From The Guardian - Film News. 27 October 2010, 11:01 AM, PDT)

Tarzan Actress Joyce Dies
 (From WENN. 23 July 2009, 9:01 AM, PDT)

User Reviews:
Tarzan and the Amazons (1945) *** See more (22 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Johnny Weissmuller ... Tarzan
Brenda Joyce ... Jane
Johnny Sheffield ... Boy
Henry Stephenson ... Sir Guy Henderson, the Archeologist
Maria Ouspenskaya ... Amazon Queen (as Mme. Maria Ouspenskaya)

Barton MacLane ... Ballister (as Barton Maclane)
Donald Douglas ... Anders (as Don Douglas)
Steven Geray ... Brenner
J.M. Kerrigan ... Splivens
Shirley O'Hara ... Athena
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Frederic Brunn ... LaTour (uncredited)
Frank Darien ... Dinghy Skipper (uncredited)
Margery Fife ... Amazon Woman (uncredited)
Christine Forsyth ... Amazon (uncredited)
Margery Marston ... Amazon Woman #1 (uncredited)
Lionel Royce ... Basov (uncredited)

Directed by
Kurt Neumann 
 
Writing credits
John Jacoby (screenplay) and
Marjorie L. Pfaelzer (screenplay)

Edgar Rice Burroughs (based on the characters created by)

Produced by
Sol Lesser .... producer
Kurt Neumann .... associate producer
 
Original Music by
Paul Sawtell 
 
Cinematography by
Archie Stout (photography)
 
Film Editing by
Robert O. Crandall (film editor) (as Robert Crandall)
 
Production Design by
Phil Paradise 
 
Art Direction by
Walter Koessler 
 
Makeup Department
Norbert A. Myles .... makeup artist (as Norbert Miles)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Scott R. Beal .... assistant director
 
Art Department
James Altwies .... interiors (as James E. Altwies)
 
Sound Department
Jean L. Speak .... sound technician
 
Stunts
Babe DeFreest .... stunt double: Shirley O'Hara (uncredited)
Paul Stader .... stunts (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Fleet Southcott .... second camera operator (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Earl Moser .... wardrobe
 
Music Department
Paul Sawtell .... musical director (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Bob Larson .... production assistant (uncredited)
 
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan and the Amazons" - USA (complete title)
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Runtime:
76 min
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Aspect Ratio:
1.37 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (RCA Sound System)
Certification:
Finland:K-10 (1955) | Finland:S (1947) | Sweden:Btl | USA:Approved (PCA #10464) | West Germany:12 (nf)

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Goofs:
Continuity: When Athena is struck in the back with the knife, she falls over but manages to survive long enough to strike the gong. The entire time she falls right up until she strikes the gong, no knife is seen in her back, nor is one seen on the ground.See more »
Movie Connections:
Followed by Tarzan's Hidden Jungle (1955)See more »

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3 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
Tarzan and the Amazons (1945) ***, 10 August 2007
Author: JoeKarlosi from U.S.A.

After a brief hiatus from the series, the character of Jane returns now in the form of the statuesque Brenda Joyce. Johnny Weissmuller's starting to get visibly older and the same may be said for Johnny Sheffield as Boy, who's voice is now changing and growing deeper. Still, this is a solid entry where a hidden civilization consisting of beautiful women (their queen is old Maria Ouspenskaya - the gypsy woman from THE WOLF MAN) begins to take action when greedy men stumble upon their secret domain, previously only known to exist by Tarzan. Good action, thrills.

*** out of ****

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