Tarzan (Lord Greystoke), already well educated and fed up with civilization, returns to the jungle and, more or less assisted by chimpanzee Cheetah and orphan boy Jai, wages war against poachers and other bad guys.
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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Ron Ely ...  Tarzan 57 episodes, 1966-1968
Manuel Padilla Jr. ...  Jai 55 episodes, 1966-1968
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Tarzan (Lord Greystoke), already well educated and fed up with civilization, returns to the jungle and, more or less assisted by chimpanzee Cheetah and orphan boy Jai, wages war against poachers and other bad guys.

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The Original Swinger...swinging to new heights of adventure!

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Action | Adventure

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Country:

USA | Mexico

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 September 1966 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tarzán See more »

Filming Locations:

Durango, Mexico See more »

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Runtime:

(57 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

While the rest of the animals featured in the opening scenes are African species, the last, an elephant, is clearly the Asian species, as evidenced by the size of its smaller ears. See more »

Alternate Versions

The five "Tarzan" features starring Ron Ely as the ape-man are actually re-edited episodes of this series, in most cases using two-part segments so as to have one cohesive storyline per film. See more »

Connections

Edited into Tarzan and the Perils of Charity Jones (1971) See more »

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Clean cut Tarzan
19 August 2018 | by stephenrusellSee all my reviews

Whole show is clean cut IE the safaris coming into the jungle, never wearing jeans etc. Can tell the indoor sets from Mexico wilds alone. Otherwise routine TV fare, Very G rated. Even Tarzan is clean vs roughened by the jungle. In real life everyone would look gritty, dirty, etc esp Tarzan. Or hed look worn by the heat,humidity, etc. Classic for the ages. & who wears suits into the jungle? saw similar on Man from UNCLE episode. Very lame. Arms were always std Safari fare, never any semi autos, etc from WW2 era since show occured Today ( in 60s). OK plots. 2 bad didnt have Tarzan vs Commies seeking some ore to mine & Tarzan comes to rescue.


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