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Cast

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Clayton (voice)
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Kala (voice)
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Jane (voice)
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Tarzan (voice)
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Kerchak (voice)
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Tantor (voice)
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Young Tarzan (voice)
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Terk (voice)
Beth Anderson ...
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Jack Angel ...
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(voice) (as Robert Bergen)
Billy Bodine ...
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(voice) (as Roger Bumpass)
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Storyline

The movie is about the life of Tarzan. Tarzan was a small orphan who was raised by an ape named Kala since he was a child. He believed that this was his family, but on an expedition Jane Porter is rescued by Tarzan. He then finds out that he's human. Now Tarzan must make the decision as to which family he should belong to... Written by Extron

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An immortal legend. As you've only imagined.


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Box Office

Budget:

$130,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$34,221,968 (USA) (18 June 1999)

Gross:

$171,085,177 (USA) (18 February 2000)
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Trivia

Rosie O'Donnell accomplished a lifelong dream in this film; she had always wanted to voice a character in a Disney animated movie. See more »

Goofs

When Kala first enters were Tarzan was the picture she picks up has broken glass but when Kala takes Tarzan back when he is an adult the glass is no longer broken and the picture has no damage even though it has been in the outdoors for 20 years. See more »

Quotes

Clayton: Ah, yes. I remember you. I think this one would be better off stuffed.
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Crazy Credits

During the Walt Disney Pictures opening logo, the background turns into that of a jungle. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Powerpuff Girls: Criss Cross Crisis (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

Two Worlds Finale
Written by Phil Collins
Performed by Phil Collins
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Fun Animation, Character Voices and Music
21 December 2005 | by (Queens, NY) – See all my reviews

I loved "Tarzan"!

I was afraid that Disney would cheap out on the romance but there was enough in it for me.

I liked the Phil Collins drums, but wasn't crazy about his voice throughout the whole film (nor were the restless toddlers in the audience), rather than character voices singing.

The animation was wonderful,incorporating computers and gels.

The elephant was too much like Horton Hears A Who, but Rosie O'Donnell's voicing of the ape friend was wonderful.

(originally written 7/12/1999)


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