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A letter from Jane, who is nursing British troops, asks Tarzan's help in obtaining a malaria serum extractable from jungle plants. Tarzan and Boy set out across the desert looking for the plants and wind up ruining a German's attempt to capture a wild horse. They arrive in an Arab city and rescue a stranded American lady magician, sentenced to be hanged for carrying a secret message to the Sheik. To obtain the plants, Tarzan must fight prehistoric monsters, Nazis, and so on.

  1. Edgar Rice Burroughs

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  2. Wilhelm Thiele

    Director

  3. Edward T. Lowe Jr.

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Johnny Weissmuller

    Johnny Weissmuller

    Tarzan

  2. Nancy Kelly

    Nancy Kelly

    Connie Bryce

  3. Johnny Sheffield

    Johnny Sheffield

    Boy

  4. Otto Kruger

    Otto Kruger

    Paul Hendrix

  5. Joe Sawyer

    Joe Sawyer

    Karl Straeder

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Tarzan's Desert Mystery
Tarzan's Desert Mystery

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  • December 26, 1943
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 10m

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