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Tarzan in the Golden Grotto (1969)

Tarzán en la gruta del oro (original title)
Zan (Tarzan in some subtitled versions) helps the Amazons defeat two gangsters who wished to take over a sacred gold treasure from the women's tribe. There are extensive views of the ... See full summary »

Director:

Manuel Caño

Writers:

Umberto Lenzi (screenplay), Santiago Moncada (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Steve Hawkes ... Tarzán / Zan
Kitty Swan ... Amazon Queen
Krista Nell Krista Nell ... Mary (as Doris Cristanel)
Ugo Sasso Ugo Sasso
Jesús Puente ... Julius
Luis Marín ... Robert
Fernando Sancho ... Hotel owner
Raf Baldassarre Raf Baldassarre
Antonio Casas ... Red Sullivan
Carlos Badia Carlos Badia
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Carlos Alberto Badías ... Bill (as Carlos Badía)
Joan Koplan
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Storyline

Zan (Tarzan in some subtitled versions) helps the Amazons defeat two gangsters who wished to take over a sacred gold treasure from the women's tribe. There are extensive views of the Central America jungle, and several tough battles between the young Amazons and the evil pirates. Written by Artemis-9

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Only the "King of the Jungle" can save the beautiful Amazon queen!

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Adventure

Certificate:

G | See all certifications »
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Country:

Spain | Italy | Puerto Rico

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 June 1969 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Tarzan in the Golden Grotto See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Tarzan speaks Spanish!

I'm a big Tarzan fan and use to like to see all the "B" Tarzan films made during the 1960s. My two favorite actors were Mike Henry and Ron Ely. This film is the Spanish version of the King of the Jungle and stars fan-favorite Steve Hawkes. Hawkes has a nice screen personality and is built well, however, it's not enough to save this second rate or make it 3rd rate rip-off of the typical Tarzan adventure movies.

There are some nice views of the local area, and a few attractive women in supporting roles, but aside from that, the film is a bore. The dubbed version is at least bearable, yet laughable. The Spanish version is lousy, as the acting is campy and the dialog childish. I'd skip this mess and rent a vintage Tarzan film from the 1940s.


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