It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan (Skarsgård) left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane (Robbie) at h... more
... continuously caught between telling a captivating origin story or an all-out adventure flick, while never accounting for any whimsy or fun ... Siddharth Martis
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Release DateU.S.The Legend of Tarzan was released on
Friday, July 1, 2016 Nationwide Release 3D/2D; IMAX 3D
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
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Rating MPAAPG-13 for sequences of action and violence, some sensuality and brief rude dialogue
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It has been years since the man once known as Tarzan (Skarsgård) left the jungles of Africa behind for a gentrified life as John Clayton III, Lord Greystoke, with his beloved wife, Jane (Robbie) at his side. Now, he has been invited back to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary of Parliament, unaware that he is a pawn in a deadly convergence of greed and revenge, masterminded by the Belgian, Captain Leon Rom (Waltz). But those behind the murderous plot have no idea what they are about to unleash.
official plot version from warnerbros.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- Based on the Edgar Rice Burroughs characther.
- Christoph Waltz will play a Belgian soldier named Captain Rom who attempts to capture Tarzan in exchange for a ransom in diamonds.
- The film was shot at Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden, as well as on location around the UK.
- Collaborating with Yates behind the scenes, the creative team includes director of photography Henry Braham (“The Golden Compass”), Oscar-winning production designer Stuart Craig (“Dangerous Liaisons,” “The English Patient,” the “Harry Potter” films), editor Mark Day (“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Parts 1 & 2”), and Oscar-nominated costume designer Ruth Myers (“Emma,” “Unknown”).
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