Movies like Tarzan and the Great River

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Tarzan and the Great River (1967)
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Tarzan and the Great River (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Switzerland, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tarzan is summoned to Brazil by an old friend to stop an evil tribal cult from destroying native villages and enslaving the survivors. The Lord of the Jungle is accompanied on his quest by a pretty blonde doctor, a boy and a grizzled sea captain.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jungle, tarzan, lion, native, card playing, chimpanzee, waterfall, vaccination, slave labor, beefcake, fistfight, flaming arrow, riverboat, loincloth, human versus animal

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Most similar movies to Tarzan and the Great River

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful and visually appealing films with plots about jungle, tarzan, fistfight, machine gun, gunfight, adventure and kidnapping mostly in Adventure, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Tarzan and the Great River: Tarzan (1966), Tarzan's Three Challenges (1963), Tarzan in Manhattan (1989), Tarzan Goes to India (1962), Sandokan the Great (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tarzan and the Jungle Boy (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Switzerland, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Tarzan is joined by a reporter and her fiance on a journey to find a boy who was abandoned in the jungle six years earlier. The search party must also battle an evil native, who is out to kill the boy and take over as chief of his brother's ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: tarzan, chimpanzee, native, loincloth, leopard, jungle, cave, photographer, bare chested boy, boy, bondage, beefcake
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Tarzan and the Valley of Gold (1966)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Switzerland, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The international criminal Vinaro enjoys sending explosive wristwatches to his enemies.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: lost city, tarzan, gold, megalomaniac, beefcake, lion, tank, sniper, gun, long hair, damsel in distress, pyramid ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 746
Tarzan (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tarzan is a series that aired on NBC from 1966 – 1968. The series portrayed Tarzan as a well-educated character, one who, tired of civilization, had returned to the jungle where he had been raised. The show retained many of the trappings of the ...
Style: wild
Plot: tarzan, jungle, feral child, monkey actor, loincloth, beefcake, chimpanzee, lion, boy
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Tarzan's Three Challenges (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The spiritual leader of an oriental country is dying. The leader's evil brother Khan is plotting to prevent Kashi, the youthful heir, from assuming his rightful position. Tarzan is summoned to protect Kashi and, in doing so, he must face Khan ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: sword fight, knife, jungle, rivals, crown, net, rival, beefcake, throne, native, tarzan, loincloth ...
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Tarzan in Manhattan (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tarzan goes to New York to rescue the chimp Cheetah, who has been captured by an evil animal experimenter. There, he teams up with Jane, a cab driver and daughter of an ex-cop private eye, who help Tarzan free Cheetah and his friends.
Plot: tarzan, flashback, taxi driver, monkey actor, coma, hunter, chimpanzee, father daughter relationship, fish out of water, male female relationship, costume party, jungle ...
Place: africa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Tarzan Goes to India (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Summoned by an Indian princess, Tarzan travels to India where hundreds of wild elephants are in danger. A company is building a hydroelectric dam and the contractors have only a few weeks to finish the job. The building of the dam will flood the ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: beefcake, elephant, loincloth, tarzan, bare chested boy
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Sandokan the Great (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After the capture of the Sultan of Muluder, Sandokan, the sultan's son, leads a guerilla army through treacherous jungles to free his father and defeat Queen Victoria's army of invaders.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jungle, kidnapping, machine gun, tea, niece, tiger, fort, tied up
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Terror of the Bloodhunters (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An escaped prisoner flees to the South American jungle, where he must survive not only wild animals and disease but also a ferocious Indian tribe.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jungle, python, political prisoner, prison escape, snake, tribe
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Luana, the Girl Tarzan (1968)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A girl searching a forbidding jungle for her missing father stumbles upon a savage jungle girl.
Plot: jungle, explorer, jungle girl, arm wrestling, loincloth, rain, storm, missing father
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Karzan, Jungle Lord (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Financed by Lord Carter and led by Captain Fox, an expedition is mounted to find and capture a jungle-man who lives in Africa.
Plot: expedition, tarzan, manhunt, river, gorilla, native, spider, crocodile, captive, tribe, death, male female relationship ...
Place: africa, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Mistress of the Apes (1979)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jenny Neumann takes a group of men into the jungles of Kenya to look for her husband, and instead finds a tribe of caveman-looking "Near-Men" who all seem terribly attracted to her beautiful blond hair.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: exploitation, rape, jungle, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Jungle Cruise (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: Disney’s live-action adaptation of its iconic theme park ride.
Style: light, captivating, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: jungle, adventure, dangerous animal, traveler, supernatural, amusement park, disneyland, reptile, river boat, whispering
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Indio 2 - The Revolt (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A corporation building a highway through the rainforest hires a gang of mercenaries to get rid of the local Indians, who don't want the highway built through their lands. The mercenaries resort to murder, massacres and enslavement to rid the ...
Plot: jungle, mercenary, rain forest, indigenous people, tough guy, semiautomatic pistol, jungle warfare, martial arts, m 16, disarming someone, blood splatter, boxing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
D.R.E.A.M. Team (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: J.W. Garrison, the head of a top-secret sub agency of the United Nations, discovers that a team of terrorists, led by the murderous Oliver Maxwell, plan on producing a bomb carrying an anthrax virus to be used in the United States. Garrison summons ...
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: spy, violence, undercover, terrorism, model, female spy, woman in a bikini, terrorist plot, beretta, terrorist group, ak 47, femme fatale ...
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this sequel, Scott Wylde, an American kickboxer, must go to Cambodia to rescue his Vietnamese girlfriend from Russian and Vietnamese troops.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, jungle, kidnapping, heroes, master warrior, kung fu, vengeance, danger, graphic violence, daring rescue, rivalry, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Tarzan: The Epic Adventures (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tarzan: The Epic Adventures is a syndicated series that aired for one season. It focuses on the character of Tarzan in his early years, after his first exposure to civilization, but before his marriage to Jane. The series uses much of the mythology ...
Plot: tarzan, explorer, tribe, accused of murder, jungle, demon, love interest, ape, spell, witch doctor, monkey, factory ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Emerald Forest (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For ten years, engineer Bill Markham has searched tirelessly for his son Tommy who disappeared from the edge of the Brazilian rainforest. Miraculously, he finds the boy living among the reclusive Amazon tribe who adopted him. And that's when ...
Style: thought provoking, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: jungle, jaguar, adoption, kidnapping, missing person, cannibalism, tribe, amazon, rain forest, deforestation, adventure, amazon rainforest ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Vivero Letter (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man in Central America finds his brother's murdered body. It turns out that his brother has been murdered because he knows the whereabouts of a lost city in the jungle. The man teams up with a search expedition and goes off to hunt for these ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: jungle, lost city, murder, betrayal, dishonesty, escapades, adventure, chases and races, chase, graphic violence, adventurer, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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A Vacation in Hell (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Five tourists, four women and one man, escape from the group in a holiday camp at a tropical place and get lost. They have to find the way back, but problems are still to come...
Plot: survival, tourist, wilderness, vacation, island, stranded, female protagonist, jungle, mountain lion, stabbed to death, female bonding, death of child ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tarzan, having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment.
Style: scenic, tense, exciting, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: tarzan, jungle, feral child, betrayal, chase, good versus evil, greed, deception, colonialism, battles, friendship, escape ...
Time: 1880s, 19th century
Place: africa, london, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Pink Jungle (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A famous fashion photographer is trapped in a remote South American country with a beautiful model and together with some unscrupulous characters, become involved in the search for a lost diamond mine.
Plot: jungle, photographer, map, colonel, stranded, model, love, lipstick, helicopter, village
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Death Is Nimble, Death Is Quick (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Austria, France, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Tony Kendall, Brad Harris. Two Yanks are hired to protect a rich lady from a sinister underworld group. Lots of jungle thrills, martial arts, ancient temples, huge explosions, & even sci-fi elements. Watch for Harris' great karate fight ...
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, gangster, agent, city, fbi, bikini, gangsters, jungle, survivor
Place: sri lanka, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 617
Tomb Invader (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: With promises of untold treasure, two modern-day adventurers team up to enter the ancient tomb of Quin Shi Haung, and stop a madman from releasing the mercury trapped within.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: treasure hunter, booby trap, tomb, billionaire, archaeologist, buried treasure, expedition, girl fight, chase, danger, survival, secret ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Movie in collections
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 26
Gold (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong, Thailand
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A plane transporting gold is hijacked in Thailand during the Viet Nam war. A team of Thai mercenaries is hired by the C.I.A. to bring it back.
Plot: gold, cia, search, jungle, sex, violence, mercenary, investigation, drugs, reward, nudity (full frontal - brief), treasure
Place: asia, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Tarzan story from Jane's point of view. Jane Parker visits her father in Africa where she joins him on an expedition. A couple of brief encounters with Tarzan establish a (sexual) bond between her and Tarzan. When the expedition is captured ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, erotic, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: tarzan, jungle, kidnapping, feral man, adventure, escapades, fugitives, rescue, crimes, dangerous animal, deadly, danger ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, treasure hunt, adventurer, archaeology, treasure, artifact, chase, heroes, russian, good versus evil, race against time ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, nevada, connecticut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
La leggenda del rubino malese (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An expedition enters an unexplored jungle to search for a legendary ruby.
Plot: submachine gun, pistol, water, torch, cowboy, jungle, native american tribe, savage, ak 47, african american, explosion, rope ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.3
 855
Rio 70 (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sumuru, the beautiful leader of the all-female kingdom of Femina, plans to use her women to take over the world.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: dead woman, carnival, woman shot, summary execution, long hair, black pantyhose, femme fatale, card playing, gunfight, assault, swimming pool, shooting a woman ...
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: exciting, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, treasure hunt, adventurer, archaeology, artifact, escapades, journey, ancient, map, courage, expedition ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1936
Place: egypt, nepal, cairo egypt, himalaya, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Hunters of the Golden Cobra (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American soldier and a British intelligence agent try to track down an ancient relic called the Golden Cobra, rumored to have supernatural powers. An early Raiders rip-off directed Antonio Margheriti.
Plot: snake, fistfight, jungle, cobra, treasure hunter, super strength, air disaster, treasure, volcano, world war two, twin sister, seaplane ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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