The Best Johnny Weissmuller Movies

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List of the best Johnny Weissmuller movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Johnny Weissmuller's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Johnny Weissmuller movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Johnny Weissmuller movies will be at the top of the list. Johnny Weissmuller has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Johnny Weissmuller movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Johnny Weissmuller films to end the squabble once and for all.

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This list includes Tarzan and the Amazons, Tarzan the Ape Man and more films.

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  • Tarzan and His Mate
    Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Neil Hamilton
    • Released: 1934
    • Directed by: Cedric Gibbons, Jack Conway
  • Tarzan the Ape Man
    Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Weissmuller, C. Aubrey Smith
    • Released: 1932
    • Directed by: W. S. Van Dyke, Richard Thorpe
  • Tarzan Finds a Son!
    Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Weissmuller, Ian Hunter
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: Richard Thorpe
  • Tarzan's New York Adventure
    Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Weissmuller, Anne Jeffreys
    • Released: 1942
    • Directed by: Richard Thorpe
  • Tarzan Triumphs
    Johnny Weissmuller, Stanley Ridges, Frances Gifford
    • Released: 1943
    • Directed by: Wilhelm Thiele
  • Tarzan's Secret Treasure
    Maureen O'Sullivan, Barry Fitzgerald, Johnny Weissmuller
    • Released: 1941
    • Directed by: Richard Thorpe
  • Tarzan Escapes
    Maureen O'Sullivan, Johnny Weissmuller, Benita Hume
    • Released: 1936
    • Directed by: William A. Wellman, John Farrow, James C. McKay, George B. Seitz, Richard Thorpe
  • Tarzan and the Mermaids
    Johnny Weissmuller, George Zucco, Brenda Joyce
    • Released: 1948
    • Directed by: Robert Florey
  • Tarzan's Desert Mystery
    Johnny Weissmuller, Nancy Kelly, Johnny Sheffield
    • Released: 1943
    • Directed by: Wilhelm Thiele
  • Tarzan and the Amazons
    Johnny Weissmuller, Henry Stephenson, Maria Ouspenskaya
    • Released: 1945
    • Directed by: Kurt Neumann
  • Tarzan and the Huntress
    Johnny Weissmuller, Patricia Morison, Brenda Joyce
    • Released: 1947
    • Directed by: Kurt Neumann
  • Tarzan and the Leopard Woman
    Johnny Weissmuller, Brenda Joyce, Acquanetta
    • Released: 1946
    • Directed by: Kurt Neumann
  • Glorifying the American Girl
    Irving Berlin, Johnny Weissmuller, Eddie Cantor
    • Released: 1929
    • Directed by: Millard Webb
  • Jungle Jim in the Forbidden Land
    Johnny Weissmuller, Angela Greene, Jean Willes
    • Released: 1952
    • Directed by: Lew Landers
  • Swamp Fire
    Johnny Weissmuller, Buster Crabbe, Virginia Grey
    • Released: 1946
    • Directed by: William H. Pine
  • Jungle Jim
    Johnny Weissmuller, Virginia Grey, George Reeves
    • Released: 1948
    • Directed by: William Berke
  • Jungle Manhunt
    Johnny Weissmuller, Bob Waterfield, Sheila Ryan
    • Released: 1951
    • Directed by: Lew Landers