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Tarzan's New York Adventure ()


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Tarzan and Jane go to New York to rescue Boy after he is kidnapped into a circus.

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Tarzan
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Jane
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Boy (as John Sheffield)
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Connie Beach
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Buck Rand
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Jimmie Shields
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Manchester Montford
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Colonel Ralph Sergeant
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Judge Abbotson
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Blake Norton (as Howard Hickman)
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Gould Beaton
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Portmaster
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Portmaster (scenesDeleted)
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First Police Sergeant (uncredited)
Bill Cartledge ...
Messenger with Cablegram (uncredited)
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Hotel Desk Clerk (uncredited)
Eddy Chandler ...
Bailiff (uncredited)
Ken Christy ...
Second Police Sergeant (uncredited)
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Young Woman (uncredited)
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Courtroom Spectator (uncredited)
Marjorie Deanne ...
Cigarette Girl (uncredited)
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Porter (uncredited)
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Court Clerk (uncredited)
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Circus Roustabout (uncredited)
Mike Donovan ...
Courthouse Elevator Operator (uncredited)
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Inspector at Airport (uncredited)
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Sun Lee, the Chinese Tailor (uncredited)
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Young Woman (uncredited)
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Swahili Chief (uncredited)
Eddie Kane ...
Eddie, the Headwaiter (uncredited)
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Hotel Doorman (uncredited)
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Circus Roustabout (uncredited)
Eddie Lee ...
Sun Lee's Assistant (uncredited)
James B. Leong ...
Sun Lee's Measuring Assistant (uncredited)
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Circus Roustabout (uncredited)
Jack Low ...
Circus Roustabout (uncredited)
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Circus Roustabout (uncredited)
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Second Cab Driver (uncredited)
Patrick McVey ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Harry Monty ...
Minor Role (uncredited)
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Sam, the Nightclub Janitor (uncredited)
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Hat Check Girl (uncredited)
Philip Morris ...
Bailiff (uncredited)
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Bailiff (uncredited)
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Bellboy (uncredited)
Ted Oliver ...
Policeman in Patrol Car (uncredited)
Harry Semels ...
Circus Roustabout (uncredited)
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Mike, an Airport Clerk (uncredited)
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Circus Roustabout Driving Car (uncredited)
Natalie Thompson ...
Telephone Operator (uncredited)
Emmett Vogan ...
Policeman Telephoning (uncredited)
Jasper Weldon ...
Janitor (uncredited)
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First Cab Driver (uncredited)
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Circus Roustabout (uncredited)
Florence Wright ...
Young Woman (uncredited)
Victor Zimmerman ...
Policeman (uncredited)

Directed by

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Richard Thorpe

Written by

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Myles Connolly ... (screenplay) and
William R. Lipman ... (screenplay)
 
Myles Connolly ... (from a story by)
 
Edgar Rice Burroughs ... (based upon the characters created by)
 
Gordon Kahn ... () (uncredited)

Produced by

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Frederick Stephani ... producer

Music by

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David Snell ... (musical score)

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Sidney Wagner ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Gene Ruggiero ... film editor

Art Direction by

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Cedric Gibbons

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Edwin B. Willis ... (set decorations)

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Howard Shoup ... (gowns) (as Shoup)

Production Management

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Art Smith ... unit manager (uncredited)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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Dolph Zimmer ... assistant director (uncredited)

Art Department

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Howard Campbell ... associate art director

Sound Department

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Douglas Shearer ... recording director

Special Effects by

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A. Arnold Gillespie ... special effects (as Arnold Gillespie)
Warren Newcombe ... special effects

Stunts

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Paul Stader ... stunts (uncredited)

Other crew

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George Emerson ... animal trainer (uncredited)
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Plot Summary

Circus owner Buck Rand kidnaps Boy to perform in his show. He forces a pilot to fly him, Boy and his animal trainer out of the jungle. Tarzan and Jane follow them to New York. At a trial over custody of Boy, Tarzan becomes violent and is jailed. With the help of the pilot's girlfriend Tarzan (who has since escaped, diving off the Brooklyn Bridge) finds the circus. He and the circus elephants complete the classic rescue. Written by Ed Stephan

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Taglines In All The World No Thrill Like This! See more »
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Also Known As
  • Tarzan Against the World (United States)
  • Tarzan à New-York (France)
  • Les aventures de Tarzan à New-York (France)
  • Tarzans Abenteuer in New York (Germany)
  • Tarzán en Nueva York (Spain)
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  • 71 min
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Trivia In the scene where Tarzan jumps off the Brooklyn Bridge, a dummy was slid down cables from a tower into a studio water tank.. See more »
Goofs Cheetah is shown drinking from 3 of four bottles in Jane's suitcase and then throwing each of those three bottles away. But after the alcohol bottle is discarded, a medium view of the suitcase reveals all four bottles still in their carrier in the suitcase. See more »
Movie Connections Edited into Brooklyn Bridge (1981). See more »
Soundtracks Maisie Theme See more »
Quotes [last lines]
Tarzan: Swim!
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