Tarzan and His Mate
Tarzan and His Mate (1934)

This film's plot is set in motion by avaricious ivory hunter Paul Cavanaugh, who arrives in the African jungle in search of the fabled Elephant's Graveyard. Accompanying Cavanaugh is Neil Hamilton the former fiance of Jane Porter.… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 20, 1934
DVD Release Date: July 25, 1991
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Variety Staff

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

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

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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Antonius Block
'Tarzan and His Mate' is certainly better than the first film in the series, 'Tarzan the Ape Man' from two years earlier, bringing back… More