Tarzan Finds a Son!1939

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Tarzan Finds a Son!
Directed by:
Richard Thorpe

Directed by Richard Thorpe, "Tarzan Finds a Son!" (also known as "Tarzan und sein Sohn", "Figlio di Tarzan, Il") is an Action/Adventure film, released on June 16 of 1939 in the USA . Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan are starring, alongside Ian Hunter, Henry Stephenson, Frieda Inescort and Henry Wilcoxon.

Super Story of a Super Man ! The Titan of all Tarzans . . . Giant of all jungle thrills . . . worth the years it took to make !

Who directed "Tarzan Finds a Son!":

Tarzan Finds a Son! was directed by Richard Thorpe, an American director, writer, actor, and producer.

Before directing Tarzan Finds a Son!, Richard Thorpe had directed The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, released in 1939, Three Loves Has Nancy (1938), The Crowd Roars (1938), The Toy Wife (1938), Man-Proof (1938), and Double Wedding (1937). Since, he directed The Wizard of Oz, released in 1939, 20 Mule Team (1940), Wyoming (1940), Rage in Heaven (1941), The Bad Man (1941), and Barnacle Bill (1941).

What was the release date of "Tarzan Finds a Son!":

Tarzan Finds a Son! was first released on Friday, June 16, 1939, in the United States.. This was eighty (80) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, July 12, 1939 in Canada; Friday, January 05, 1945 in France and on Thursday, May 04, 1950 in Germany.

What is the cast of "Tarzan Finds a Son!":

At the casting of Tarzan Finds a Son! we find Johnny Weissmuller, previously seen in Tarzan and His Mate (1934) and Tarzan the Ape Man (1932); Maureen O'Sullivan (Let Us Live (1939), The Crowd Roars (1938)); Ian Hunter (Broadway Serenade (1939), The Little Princess (1939)) [ more... ]

  • Maureen O'Sullivan and Johnny Weissmuller also worked together in Tarzan the Ape Man, released in 1932.
  • Maureen O'Sullivan and Johnny Weissmuller also appeared in Tarzan and His Mate, released in 1934.
  • Maureen O'Sullivan and Frieda Inescort also worked together in Pride and Prejudice, released in 1940.
  • Laraine Day and Henry Stephenson also appeared in The Locket, released in 1946.

What is the Storyline of "Tarzan Finds a Son!":

A plane flying to Cape Town carrying a young couple and their baby, crashes in the jungle. Everyone on the plane dies, except for the baby who is rescued by Cheeta, Tarzan's chimpanzee. Tarzan and Jane adopt the child and name him "Boy". Five years later, a search party comes looking for Boy, because he is the heir to a fortune worth millions. Jane tries to help the search party to get Boy back to civilization, against Tarzan's wishes, but in the end Boy stays with Tarzan and Jane in the jungle.


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