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Tarzan's Savage Fury (1952)

Approved | | Action, Adventure | 14 March 1952 (USA)
Tarzan acts as a guide for two British government agents recently arrived in Africa to secure a great cache of diamonds for the English military. However, the agents are not what they seem.

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Storyline

Tarzan's cousin comes to Africa in hopes that Tarzan will help him secure a fortune in diamonds essential to England's military security. The cousin is immediately killed off by his guide Rokov who persuades Edwards to impersonate the cousin. Joey (Boy's substitute) was used by natives as crocodile bate until Tarzan rescued him. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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King of THE JUNGLE Battles Lawless Fortune Hunters! See more »

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Action | Adventure

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14 March 1952 (USA)  »

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Tarzan, the Hunted  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Final film of Dorothy Hart. See more »

Goofs

Fake crocodiles that approach the shore when the natives use the boys, including Joey, as bait. They are also fake later on when a man is eaten by one after he falls off the raft. See more »

Quotes

Tarzan: White boy. Boy English.
Joseph 'Joey' Martin: No, I'm American.
Tarzan: Boy speak English. Boy English.
Joseph 'Joey' Martin: I'm American.
Tarzan: Boy English.
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Follows Tarzan and the Mermaids (1948) See more »

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An exciting little Tarzan-movie
23 September 2001 | by (Salzburg, Austria) – See all my reviews

Lex Barker`s fourth appearing as Tarzan is one of his most entertaining. He is my all-time-favorite in this role. His Co-stars are very convincing here. Dorothy Hart as Jane remembers on the good old "Maureen O´Sullivan-Days" and she is the most likeable Jane Barker ever had (Barker has a different Jane in any of his five Tarzan-movies). The performer of Rokov (Charles Korvin)is a notable villain and even young Tommy Carlton already is a good actor. The story goes straight ahead and has some quite exciting moments. With his wild jungle-tribes, cannibals, crocodiles and lions this little movie is a pleasure for all Tarzan-worshippers around the world.


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