Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle

Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle was a Filmation cartoon that aired on CBS from 1976 to 1980. Unlike the simple-minded man depicted in the movies, this cartoon had an intelligent, well-spoken Tarzan who was accompanied by a monkey sidekick, N'kima. In many ways, this series was the most faithful of all screen-based adaptations of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan, and featured a number of "lost cities" from the original novels. The rotoscoped animation is based upon the work of Burrough's favorite Tarzan artist, Burne Hogarth.

Show Info

Airs on: United States CBS (1976 - 1979)
Schedule: Saturdays (30 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Animation
Genres: Adventure Children
Episodes ordered: 8 episodes

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
4x08: Tarzan and the White ElephantNov 3, 1979
4x07: Tarzan and the HuntressOct 27, 1979
4x06: Tarzan and the Future KingOct 20, 1979
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