Tarzan's New York Adventure

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Tarzan's New York Adventure

Publicity still
Directed by Richard Thorpe
Produced by Frederick Stephani
Written by William R. Lipman
Myles Connolly
Starring Johnny Weissmuller
Maureen O'Sullivan
Johnny Sheffield
Music by David Snell
Cinematography Sidney Wagner
Editing by Gene Ruggiero
Distributed by MGM
Release date(s) May 1942 (1942-05)
Running time 71 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Preceded by Tarzan's Secret Treasure

Tarzan's New York Adventure is a 1942 jungle adventure Tarzan movie. It is based on the fictional characters and concepts created by Edgar Rice Burroughs. It is the sixth and last of the MGM Tarzan movies starring Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan. Johnny Sheffield plays Boy. The first movie Tarzan, Elmo Lincoln, plays a circus worker.

Story[change | change source]

Circus workers looking for lions in the jungle kidnap Boy. They take him back to the United States for their show. Tarzan, Jane, and Cheeta go to New York City in search of Boy. Tarzan finds the circus where Boy is being held captive. The circus elephants break free. They destroy the circus. Tarzan rescues Boy in the confusion. A judge grants Tarzan and Jane full custody of Boy.