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Luana, the Girl Tarzan

Roberto Infascelli, 1968

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Luana
Alan Dean Foster, 1974

NOVELIZATION

Luana is a movie novelization written by Alan Dean Foster in 1974 and based on the movie Luana, the Girl Tarzan, directed by Roberto Infascelli in 1968. The movie features Mei Chen, Glenn Saxson, Evi Marandi, Raf Baldassarre, Pietro Tordi, Alfred Thomas, and others.

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Movie Poster: Luana, the Girl Tarzan (Roberto Infascelli, 1968)

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Book Cover: Luana (Alan Dean Foster, 1974)

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Storyline

To investigate the death of her father, a scientist who died under suspicious circumstances, young Isabel arrives in Africa. With the help of an experienced local hunter, Isabel organises an expedition to locate the place where her father was last seen, only to encounter unforeseen difficulties, formidable adversaries, and the dark-haired beauty, Luana: a savage protector of the virgin forest.

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Poster of Luana, the Girl Tarzan, the 1968 movie by Roberto Infascelli

Year

1968

Minutes

88

Movie Rate

4.20

Source: IMDb

Movie

Luana, the Girl Tarzan

Original title: Luana la figlia delle foresta vergine

Country: Italy

Year: 1968

Length: 1h28m

Cover of Luana, the 1974 book by Alan Dean Foster

Year

1974

Pages

182

Book Rate

6.88

S: Goodreads

Book

Luana

Country: USA

First published in: 1974

Length: 182 pages

Genre: Fiction

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