The second MGM "Tarzan" film, a sequel to TARZAN THE APE MAN, features Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan as its eponymous pair. The story is as scant as O'Sullivan's costume: the jungle couple are living together atop the trees when O'Sullivan's civilized beau, Neil Hamilton,
arrives on the scene with greedy ivory hunter Paul Cavanagh. The outsiders are still searching for Mutia Escarpment, the elephant burial grounds, and Cavanagh wounds one pachyderm in the hope that it will lead them to the grounds. When he objects to the merciless treatment of his animal friends,
Weissmuller is shot and left to die. His ape companions rescue him and he regains his healt...