Tarzan and the Lost City
Tarzan and the Lost City (1998)

Edgar Rice Burroughs' famed jungle lord, Tarzan (Casper Van Dien) is introduced to the civilized world, but he returns to Africa with Jane (Jane March) to save his homeland from evil mercenaries.

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: April 24, 1998
DVD Release Date: July 27, 1999
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Critic Score: 6% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Daniel M. Kimmel

This silly adventure with Casper Van Dien as the latest Lord of the Apes comes across more like a sequel to George of the Jungle, but without the laughs.

James Kendrick
Q Network Film Desk

Not only it is poorly written, badly acted, and generally incompetent in all cinematic areas, it is thoroughly uninspired

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Carlo Cavagna

Occasionally getting drawn into movies like this is the downside of having HBO when you're stuck at home with nothing to do. Do whatever you have to--mow the lawn, clean the garage, re-grout the bathroom tiles--but stay away.

James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

Any expression beyond a sullen pout seems to take an extraordinary amount of concentration and physical exertion on Van Dien's part; his infrequent attempts at smiles are the stuff nightmares are made of.

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Luke Y. Thompson
New Times

No, no, no -- Casper Van Dien is NOT Tarzan!

Michael Dequina

If this is truly 'A new Tarzan for a new generation,' then everyone falling into the Generation X category should be incredibly offended. I know I am.

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Flixster Audience Score: 22% Flixster User Reviews
Steve K
So bad it's good.
Brendan Nicholls
This wasn't a huge train wreck from the reviews or the box office. It's the hilarious moments when Tarzan feels the need to flip into water after… More