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Tarzan the Magnificent (1960)

Approved | | Action, Adventure | 6 March 1961 (Sweden)
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 ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Coy Banton
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Fay Ames
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Abel Banton
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Ames
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Lori
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Tate
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Conway (as Charles Tingwell)
Al Mulock ...
Martin Banton
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Johnny Banton
Ron MacDonnell ...
Ethan Banton
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Warrior Leader
Christopher Carlos ...
Native Chief
John Sullivan ...
Wyntors
Ewen Solon ...
Dexter
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Storyline

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. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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Action | Adventure

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6 March 1961 (Sweden)  »

Also Known As:

Tarzan, der Gewaltige  »

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Technical Specs

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(Westrex)

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(Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Anthony Quayle was offered the role of Abel Banton. See more »

Goofs

At the end of the film, Tarzan is swinging from vine to vine, and one shot has him swinging over a river. A cable is visible behind the trees, and his "vine" is attached to the cable, much like the way a zip line works. See more »

Quotes

Tarzan: I can't understand a man who would rather live in fear than fight - no matter what the cost!
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Connections

Follows Tarzan and the She-Devil (1953) See more »

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User Reviews

good movie,but no tarzan
1 March 2003 | by See all my reviews

Gordon Scott is a physically impressive actor and put his talents in good use in the italian muscleman genre.But he is no Tarzan.There is almost nothing savage about this character.He speaks well,he behaves

like any "civilized" person and as far as appearance,is better groomed than most ordinary folks!Just try to remember that Tarzan grew up with Apes!!!That said,this is not a bad movie and considered as an adventure is pretty good.I guess by the time these movies came out people were simply tired of a real jungleman.But for any real Tarzan fan,these movies do not add anything to the Tarzan myth.


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