Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes

Continuity mistake: When Tarzan finds the ape with 2 arrows stabbed, the blood on the side of his mouth appears/disappears randomly between shots.

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Continuity mistake: The two arrows on the ape's chest change positions between shots: one of them moves closer/away from the nipple.

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Continuity mistake: While wounded D'Arnot hides in the tree, a leaf on the left swaps from laying on his shoulder or hidden behind his head, between shots.

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Trivia: Ralph Richardson, who played the Sixth Earl of Greystoke, died shortly after filming had ended, and he received a posthumous Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. The film was dedicated to his memory.

Trivia: The dialogue of Andie MacDowell (Jane) was dubbed in post-production by Glenn Close.

Trivia: Even though the film is entitled "Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes", the word "Tarzan" is never actually mentioned in the film. The Ape Man is referred to as either "Lord Greystoke" or "John."

More trivia for Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes


Capitaine Phillippe D'Arnot: This is not the world John. Just the edge of it.

John Clayton: Half of me is the Earl of Greystoke.
John Clayton: The other half is wild.


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