Based on the classic novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Swing into action with the greatest jungle adventure of all as spectacular animation and dazzling original songs bring Edgar Rice Burroughs' timeless fantasy to life. Shipwrecked in the wilds of darkest Africa, an orphaned infant boy is rescued - by a tribe of giant apes! Named Tarzan by his new gorilla family, the man child learns the way and wisdom of the jungle, growing up to challenge the rule of the mighty ape leader, Kerchak. But Tarzan's life changes forever when he comes to the aid of a beautiful, young English girl named Jane, saving her from a hungry lion and then from the clutches of the vengeful Kerchak. In gratitude, Jane teaches him the strange new ways of humans. When Jane travels to a far-off America, she soon needs Tarzan's help again. Leaving his beloved jungle home, Tarzan embarks on a perilous quest to save her and to discover the secret of his own mysterious past!