Tarzan's New York Adventure
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Tarzan's New York Adventure
This final "Tarzan" entry from the MGM assembly line is arguably one the least effective of the series, though it certainly has its adherents. It all begins when Boy (Johnny Sheffield), adopted son of Tarzan (Johnny Weissmuller) and Jane (Maureen O'Sullivan), is kidnapped from the jungle by crooked circus promoters Rand (Charles Bickford) and Shields (Paul Kelly) and spirted off to America. This requires Tarzan and his mate to adopt "civilized" clothes and head to New York City, with the troublesome Cheeta the Chimpanzee along for the ride. There are some amusing… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A hoot and a blast."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"A good-natured romp that showcases Tarzan's selfless dedication to his family"
‑ Bill Chambers, Film Freak Central
"Wild plot has the ape man swinging on the Brooklyn Bridge. (Insert Tarzan yell here.)"
‑ Steve Crum, Kansas City Kansan
"The most enjoyable of the later Tarzan movies."
‑ Ken Hanke, Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
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