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, chimpanzee, vaccination, native, card playing, waterfall, fistfight, slave labor, beefcake, human versus animal, flaming arrow, riverboat, loincloth, burning village

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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 scenic films with plots about jungle, tarzan, chase, danger, violence, gunfight and adventure mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama 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, jungle, cave, leopard, bondage, boy, reporter, native, beefcake, chimpanzee, photographer, friendship between men ...
⇓ 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: gold, lost city, tarzan, damsel in distress, kidnapped boy, fistfight, leopard, snake, jungle, cave, helicopter, arson ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Tarzan (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, feral child, jungle, lion, boy, chimpanzee, superhero, monkey actor, beefcake, loincloth
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: crown, heir, beefcake, native, tarzan, rivals, throne, jungle, sword fight, net, loincloth, knife
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, male female relationship, chimpanzee, monkey actor, hunter, jungle, culture clash, taxi driver, coma, costume party, fish out of water, animal experimentation ...
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, tarzan, elephant, bare chested boy, loincloth
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: kidnapping, jungle, fort, tiger, niece, tea, machine gun, tied up
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Tarzan (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: One of the most classic and revered stories of all time, Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan returns to the big screen for a new generation. Tarzan and Jane face a mercenary army dispatched by the evil CEO of Greystoke Energies, a man who took over ...
Style: exciting, captivating, scenic, entertaining, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: tarzan, adventure, feral man, jungle, escapades, heroes, teaching the ways of the world, wilderness, family, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, tour guide ...
Time: prehistoric times
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: jungle, rape, exploitation, female nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, tribe, snake, political prisoner, prison escape, python
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, storm, arm wrestling, rain, missing father, loincloth
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: tarzan, expedition, monkey, attack, manhunt, women fight, native, crocodile, spider, tribe, snake, jungle ...
Place: africa, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 92 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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, intense, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, master warrior, kung fu, jungle, heroes, graphic violence, daring rescue, martial artist, kickboxing, fistfight, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, bangkok thailand, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Legend of Tarzan (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Canada, USA, Australia
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: absurd, scenic, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: jungle, tarzan, feral child, animal attack, gorilla, slavery, tough guy, revenge, survival, betrayal, brutality, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: africa, london, united kingdom, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Valley of Mystery (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Meridian Airlines flight from Miami to Caracas crashes in the Venezuelan jungle, stranding 130 passengers and crew in hostile surroundings.
Plot: air disaster, survival, pilot, novelist, human sacrifice, waterfall, missionary, burning village, guitar, hands tied behind back, blowgun
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, undercover, terrorism, model, female spy, woman in a bikini, femme fatale, ak 47, karate, terrorist plot, jungle, gunfight ...
Place: puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, tarzan, kidnapping, feral man, adventure, wilderness, fugitives, treasure hunt, rescue, escapades, adventurer, dangerous animal ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: africa, west 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, realistic, serious, exciting, rough ...
Plot: jungle, tribe, jaguar, adoption, child abduction, kidnapping, cannibalism, missing person, rain forest, amazon, deforestation, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, latin america, south america, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Uncharted (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A descendent of explorer Sir Francis Drake uncovers the location of the legendary El Dorado. With the help of his mentor and an ambitious journalist he works to uncover its secrets while surviving on an island filled with pirates, mercenaries, and a ...
Style: suspense, visually appealing, scenic, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Place: boston, barcelona, new york, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Vivero Letter (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: jungle, murder, lost city, adventurer, dishonesty, chase, adventure, crimes, ancient mystery, betrayal, treasure hunt, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, women in prison, raft, vacation, native, lost, wildlife, death of child, mountain lion, jungle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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: rain forest, jungle, mercenary, indigenous people, environmental destruction, rambo, battles, heroes, bomb, corporation, chase, death ...
Place: south america
⇓ 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: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: archaeologist, adventurer, treasure hunt, adventure, treasure, archaeology, artifact, chase, tombs and skeletons, jungle, heroes, sword fight ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, year 1957, future
Place: peru, latin america, mexico city, south america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Tarzan and the Lost City (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tarzan returns to his homeland of Africa to save his home from destruction.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, road movie ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: jungle, heroes, tarzan, obsessive quest, adventure, family, woman in danger, heroic mission, legends and myths, feral man, ancient mystery, master villain ...
Time: 1910s, edwardian era
Place: africa, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Prey (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Cambodia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An innocent man sentenced to rot in a Cambodian jail is released for the sadistic pleasure of twisted trophy hunters and forced to fight - or die.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, complex ...
Plot: survival, hunting, prison, jungle, fight, undercover agent, life & death, manhunt, threat to kill, struggle for survival, cruelty, mission of murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, breathtaking, semi serious, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: archaeologist, adventurer, adventure, treasure hunt, artifact, escapades, journey, ancient, archaeology, treasure, courage, secret place ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1936
Place: egypt, nepal, cairo egypt, himalaya, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 2.6
 735
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, suspense, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: treasure hunter, tomb, girl fight, archaeologist, buried treasure, expedition, billionaire, survival, chase, secret, jungle, peril ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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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, nudity (full frontal - brief), drugs, sex, reward, violence, investigation, jungle, mercenary, treasure, search
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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: river, indian tribe, treasure map, gunfight, cobra, treasure hunt, native american tribe, ak 47, adventurer, bow and arrow, african american, ambush ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, diamond mine, stranded, colonel, love, model, village, helicopter, map, lipstick
⇓ similarity ⇓
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