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2.7
104 Ratings

Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes

Directed by Hugh Hudson
United Kingdom, 1984
Action, Drama, Adventure

Synopsis

Hugh Hudson’s primal epic follows John Clayton, a royal-blooded man raised by apes after his parents died following their shipwreck in Africa. After being found by Phillipe D’ Arnot, a kind hearted man that Clayton nursed back to health, they set sail for their native England.

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Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes Directed by Hugh Hudson

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1985 | 3 nominations including: Best Actor in a Supporting Role

BFI London Film Festival

1985 | Winner: Technical Achievement Award

BAFTA Awards

1985 | Winner: Best Make Up Artist

1985 | 5 nominations including: Best Cinematography