Tarzan Finds a Son! (1939) - Plot Summary Poster


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  • Tarzan finds a boy from a crashed plane and raises him with Jane in the jungle. A search party comes looking for the plane.

  • A young couple die in a plane crash in the jungle. Their son is found by Tarzan and Jane who name him Boy and raise him as their own. Five years later a search party comes to find the young heir to millions of dollars. Jane agrees, against Tarzan's will, to lead them to civilization.

  • After an airplane crashes on the escarpment, a baby is found to be the only survivor. The child is rescued and is taken in by Jane and Tarzan. The jungle lord names him Boy and as the years go by, the child learns the way of the jungle and they all live a very happy life. Five years after the crash, a party from England arrive looking for the crash site and in the feint hope that there may have been survivors. Led by Sir Thomas Lancing, it seems that Boy has inherited a large fortune and wants to to take him back to England. Tarzan won't hear of it but Jane realizes that it may be in the child's best interest to return, even if it will break her heart. Her decision may end her relationship with her mate however.

  • In the middle of the savage jungle, at the terrible site of a plane crash, Tarzan's always-curious companion, Cheetah, makes an accidental and astounding discovery: a very lucky baby boy; the tragedy's sole survivor. Ecstatic with the idea of finally having a child, Jane and Tarzan light-heartedly decide to adopt "Boy" and raise him as their own, unbeknownst to them, however, that the unknown infant comes with a handsome inheritance. Now, almost five years later, a searching party arrives led by Sir Thomas Lancing. Along with him comes a conniving duo of opportunists who will stop at nothing to get Tarzan out of the way, and take Boy back to England; nevertheless, the mighty Lord of the Jungle is not alone. Can Tarzan thwart their plans, and keep his beloved only son?


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