Jungle Manhunt

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Jungle Manhunt
Jungle manhunt poster.jpg
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Directed by Lew Landers
Produced by Sam Katzman
Written by Samuel Newman
Starring Johnny Weissmuller
Bob Waterfield
Cinematography William Whitley
Edited by Henry Batista
Distributed by Columbia Pictures
Release date
October 4, 1951 (1951-10-04)
Running time
66 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Jungle Manhunt is a 1951 adventure film written by Samuel Newman and directed by Lew Landers. It is an entry in the "Jungle Jim" series of films starring Johnny Weissmuller. In the film, football player Bob Miller (played by real-life footballer Bob Waterfield) gets lost in the jungle and is searched for by a female reporter who teams up with Jungle Jim. They subsequently stumble upon a crazed doctor who has been kidnapping villagers to work in a radioactive mine, where he has discovered a way of making diamonds out of mineral rocks.[1]



  1. ^ Jungle Manhunt: Film information Retrieved on July 24, 2007

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