Johnny Weissmuller Movies

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Turner Classic Movies: Friday, August 3

6:00 AM TARZAN AND THE MERMAIDS (1948) Tarzan and Jane try to keep a woman from being forced to marry a con artist. Dir.: Robert Florey. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Brenda Joyce, George Zucco. Black and White-68 minutes.

7:30 AM TARZAN AND THE HUNTRESS (1947) Tarzan fights to keep a seductive female big game hunter from capturing too many animals. Dir.: Kurt Neumann. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Brenda Joyce, Johnny Sheffield. Black and White-72 minutes.

9:00 AM TARZAN AND THE LEOPARD WOMAN (1946) Tarzan fights to keep a killer cult from attacking traders. Dir.: Kurt Neumann. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Brenda Joyce, Johnny Sheffield. Black and White-72 minutes.

10:15 AM TARZAN AND THE AMAZONS (1945) Archaeologists trick Boy into helping them find a hidden valley ruled by women. Dir.: Kurt Neumann. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Brenda Joyce, Johnny Sheffield. Black and White-76 minutes.

11:45 AM TARZAN'S DESERT MYSTERY (1943) The jungle king braves a lost prehistoric world to obtain malaria serum for the Allies. Dir.: William Thiele. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Nancy Kelly, Johnny Sheffield. Black and White-70 minutes.

1:00 PM TARZAN TRIUMPHS (1943) The jungle king helps the princess of a lost civilization fight off Nazi invaders. Dir.: William Thiele. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Johnny Sheffield, Frances Gifford. Black and White-76 minutes.

2:30 PM TARZAN'S NEW YORK ADVENTURE (1942) When a circus kidnaps Boy, Tarzan and Jane follow him to New York City. Dir.: Richard Thorpe. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Sheffield. Black and White-71 minutes.

3:45 PM TARZAN'S SECRET TREASURE (1941) Prospectors kidnap Jane and Boy to force the jungle king to reveal the location of a golden treasure. Dir.: Richard Thorpe. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Sheffield. Black and White-81 minutes.

5:15 PM TARZAN FINDS A SON ! (1939) The jungle king adopts the infant survivor of a plane crash. Dir.: Richard Thorpe. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Sheffield, Laraine Day. Black and White-82 minutes.

6:45 PM TARZAN: SILVER SCREEN KING OF THE JUNGLE (2004) An original documentary featuring rare, behind-the-scenes footage and comments by Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Weismuller, Jr., TCM host Robert Osborne and several noted Tarzan historians. Color-73 minutes.

8:00 PM TARZAN, THE APE MAN (1932) A British lord raised by apes kidnaps a beautiful noblewoman exploring Africa with her father. Dir.: W.S. Van Dyke. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Neil Hamilton, Maureen O'Sullivan, C. Aubrey Smith. Black and White-100 minutes.

10:00 PM TARZAN AND HIS MATE (1934) The jungle king fights to protect his wife from a greedy ivory hunter. Dir.: Cedric Gibbons. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Neil Hamilton. Black and White-104 minutes.

12:00 AM TARZAN ESCAPES (1936) Jane Parker's cousins try to kidnap the jungle king to get their hands on her inheritance. Dir.: Richard Thorpe. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, John Buckler. Black and White-89 minutes.

1:45 AM JUNGLE JIM (1948) The famed explorer tries to protect a lady scientist searching the jungle for a polio cure. Dir.: William Berke. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Virginia Grey, George Reeves. Black and White-72 minutes.

3:00 AM THE LOST TRIBE (1949) Jungle Jim fights to protect an African village targeted for exploitation. Dir.: William Berke. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Myrna Dell, Elena Verdugo. Black and White-73 minutes.

4:30 AM PYGMY ISLAND (1950) Jungle Jim searches for a female Army captain who's gone missing. Dir.: William Berke. Cast: Johnny Weissmuller, Ann Savage, David Bruce. Black and White-69 minutes.

Movie schedule and synopsis via the TCM website.

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