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Florida Movie Posters

Tarzan Finds a Son

1939

Description

  • Crystal Springs, Silver Springs
  • One-sheet
  • Director: Richard Thorpe
  • Stars: Lupe Velez, Jean Hersholt, John Holland
  • This movie introduces Boy to the Tarzan movie franchise. Boy’s parents are killed in a plane crash in the jungle, and Tarzan and Jane rescue and raise the infant as their own. Originally, the film’s writers had Jane dying from a wound at the end of the movie. However, the ending was re-shot after a backlash from fans, and Jane survived her injury.
  • Acc. No. 99M.20.01