WorldCat Identities

Weissmuller, Johnny 1904-1984

Overview
Works: 206 works in 359 publications in 4 languages and 4,054 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Tarzan films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Film adaptations  Fiction  History  Juvenile works  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Singer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Johnny Weissmuller, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Johnny Weissmuller
The Tarzan collection ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in English and held by 497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes: Tarzan, The Ape Man (1932), Tarzan escapes (1936), Tarzan's secret treasure, Tarzan's New York adventure, Tarzan and his mate (1934), Tarzan finds a son (1939) and a documentary
Tarzan, the ape man by Richard Thorpe ( Visual )
31 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan, a man raised from childhood by apes, meets Jane, a young English woman on safari with her father. Jane remains in the jungle with Tarzan as he fights pygmies and a gorilla and sets off a stampede of wild elephants
The Tarzan collection ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Beasts roar, danger abounds and Johnny Weissmuller swoops into the last 6 of his 12 adventures as film's definitive Tarzan. The vine swinger provides World War II heroics in Tarzan triumphs and Tarzan's desert mystery. Next, he welcomes Jane (Brenda Joyce) home and champions a secluded female tribe in Tarzan and the Amazons. A deadly cult proves no match for the jungle lord in Tarzan and the leopard woman. And the Ape Man calls in elephants to deal with poachers in Tarzan and the huntress and rescues a pearl-diving community in Tarzan and the mermaids"--Container
Tarzan and his mate by Cedric Gibbons ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1934 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two English adventurers set off on a jungle safari to find the riches of an ancient elephant burial ground and to lure Jane back to civilization
You bet your life ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Collects 18 classic episodes in their original, uncut glory."
Swimming the American crawl by Johnny Weissmuller ( Book )
14 editions published between 1930 and 1946 in English and German and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Schwimmen, Technik, Crawl, Geschichte
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan escapes. A dastardly hunter has Tarzan caged and ready to ship to England for display as a sideshow freak. Can steel bars hold the ape man?
That's entertainment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A celebration of show-stopping music, dance and comedy with a cast of superstars
Tarzan's secret treasure ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Boy is captured by natives, then rescued by a group looking for gold. When Tarzan confronts the group about their motives, he is shot and Jane and Boy are taken hostage, forcing Tarzan to give up his gold for their safe return
Tarzan's New York adventure ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1942 and 1999 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan and Jane take bite out the Big Apple when Boy is kidnapped and made to work as a circus animal trainer
Greatest classic films collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains four Tarzan films, featuring Johnny Weissmuller as Tarzan and Maureen O'Sullivan (disc 1) and Brenda Joyce (disc 2) as Jane
The Tarzan collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan the ape man: A trader and his daughter set off in search of the fabled graveyard of the elephants in deepest Africa, only to encounter a wild man raised by apes
The Tarzan collection ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan's secret treasure: After Boy is taken prisoner by local tribesmen and rescued by Prof. Elliott and his team of explorers, Tarzan offers to show them a way to their destination through the escarpment that will save them several weeks. Problems arise however when Boy mentions to two of the men that the river bed near his home is covered in gold. Greed drives them from that point on and they will apparently go to any lengths to gets their hands on the precious yellow metal
Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Deep in the savage African jungle, a human baby, who would have become under other circumstances, Lord Greystoke, is raised by a fierce she-ape. With his intelligence, strength, and courage, he becomes instead, Tarzan, Lord of the jungle
The Tarzan collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beasts roar, danger abounds and Johnny Weissmuller swoops into the last of his adventures as film's definitive Tarzan
Gratuitously Groucho by Groucho Marx ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stage Door Canteen by Frank Borzage ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three soldiers meet three girls and find romance at New York City's famous canteen before going overseas. This World War II-era musical features cameo appearances by nearly seventy Hollywood celebrities
The return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tarzan, while on a special mission, discovers the city Opar. While investigating this new found city, he discovers savage men and women, a blood stained altar, and La, the high priestess of the Flaming God. Now, Tarzan must lead a group of warriors through the ancient crypts to escape the terrors of Opar
The Tarzan collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beasts roar, danger abounds and Johnny Weissmuller swoops into the last of his adventures as film's definitive Tarzan
The Tarzan collection ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beasts roar, danger abounds and Johnny Weissmuller swoops into the last of his adventures as film's definitive Tarzan
 
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Alternative Names
Weissmuller John 1904-1984
Weissmuller, Johnny
Weissmuller, Johnny 1904-1984
Weiszmüller, János 1904-1984
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