Tarzan and His Mate
Tarzan and His Mate (1934)

Most Tarzan enthusiasts consider 1934's Tarzan and His Mate to be the best of the Johnny Weissmuller-Maureen O'Sullivan Tarzan efforts. Certainly it is the sexiest, with Weissmuller and especially O'Sullivan wearing next to… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: July 25, 1991
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Variety Staff
Variety

The picture has a strange sort of power that overcomes the total lack of logic.

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Kim Newman
Empire Magazine

Engaging and surprisingly sexy and raw for its time with luscious production values.

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Bill Chambers
Film Freak Central

The film's pacing seems unsure of itself, as if it wants to leave enough slack for the abridgers

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Mordaunt Hall
New York Times

Aside from the wild tale, this film is a marvel from a photographic standpoint.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The best film in the Tarzan series.

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Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Many consider Tarzan and His Mate to be the best Tarzan film ever made, and I'm in complete agreement.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

The most interesting aspect of this Tarzan installment is its adult appeal: Weissmuller and O'Sullivan's Tarzan and Jane are obviously living in sexual freedom as they swing through the trees.

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Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com

Perhaps the best Tarzan film of them all, with Weismjuller and O'Sullivan in grand jungle form.

Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

One of the best -- and easily the raciest -- of the series.

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