Valley of the head hunters is a 1953 adventure film directed by william berke and starring johnny weissmuller. The character also trekked through radio, film, comic book and television. Download pdf copies of the entire list of registry titles sorted alphabetically or by year of release. Read the full synopsis of valley of head hunters, 1953, directed by william berke, with johnny weissmuller, christine larson, robert foulk, at turner classic movies. Valley of the winds another of several working titles for jivaro with. Valley of the head hunters at the tcm movie database this article about an adventure film is a stub. Overview of valley of head hunters, 1953, directed by william berke, with johnny weissmuller, christine larson, robert foulk, at turner classic movies. The best jungle films of the 1950s page 2 flickchart.
You would think a film with man eaters in the title would feature a man eating lions or. Dell comics published 20 issues of jungle jim from 1953 to 1959. Complete national film registry listing library of congress. The series began on january 7, 1934 as an american newspaper comic strip chronicling the adventures of asiabased hunter jim bradley, who was nicknamed jungle jim. Valley of head hunters 1953 the movie database tmdb. Rijksen is head of the section international nature conservation of the. However trouble brews as a gang of smugglers discover oil on. Complete national film registry listing film registry. Johnny weissmuller returns as jim, while his leading lady on this safari is christine larson. Development of borneo as postulated by smitsibenga in 1953.
Jungle jim does battle with a wouldbe diamond smuggler and a renegade tribe. This was because these three features were produced concurrently with a. Johnny weissmuller, christine larsen, robert foulk action adventure basedoncomics. This is the entire set of all 16 jungle jim adventures starring. Bad guys trying to steal the mineral rights away from african natives find it isnt so easy fighting jungle jim. Comicstrip hero jungle jim attempts to placate natives and secure mining rights to their wealthy valley. Jims task is to help a government agent attain mineral rights to a tribal valley. With johnny weissmuller, karin booth, richard wyler, bernie hamilton. Valley of the head hunters reissued as valley of head hunters is a 1953 adventure film directed by william berke and starring johnny.
Sort films by title, year of release, and year inducted into the registry by using the up and down arrows at the top of each column. Duncan was to create a screenplay from his own novel, with production to be made in 1952. As quoted in the june 15, 1953 film bulletin, william pine said, too many. Find where to watch valley of head hunters and many more full length movies from the best streaming services online. Jungle jim is the fictional hero of a series of jungle adventures in various media. Valley of the headhunters was number eleven in columbias jungle jim series. Johnny weissmuller returns as jim, while his leading lady on this safari is. Valley of head hunters 1953 cast and crew comicstrip hero jungle jim attempts to placate natives and secure mining rights to their wealthy valley.1584 859 1531 1446 799 688 971 943 1587 454 40 497 1281 680 1014 772 220 354 243 1295 97 862 178 1354 63 826 390 879 801 661 591 682 657 499 648 484 1241 237 471 510 761 1030