1942 Adventure Movies

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Tarzan's New York Adventure(1942)

1h 11min | Action, Adventure
3.3/5 (with 39 votes)

Circus owner Buck Rand kidnaps Boy to perform in his show. He forces a pilot to fly him, Boy and his animal trainer out of the jungle. Tarzan and Jane follow them to New York.

Arabian Nights(1942)

| 1h 26min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
3.0/5 (with 20 votes)

Two half brothers battle each other for the power of the throne and the love of sensual, gorgeous dancing girl Scheherazade.

Son of Fury: The Story of Benjamin Blake(1942)

| 1h 38min | Action, Drama, Romance / Love
3.7/5 (with 7 votes)

Sir Arthur Blake has inherited title and lands from his brother. He also has his orphaned nephew Benjamin working for him as a bonded servant. While he believes the lad was born out of wedlock and so cannot claim the inheritance, he is taking no chances. Benjamin eventually rebels against his uncle and sets sail to try and make his fortune. This may enable him to return to prove his claim to being the rightful heir to the estate.

The Adventures of Martin Eden(1942)

| 1h 27min | Adventure

Author writes about his experiences sailing at sea, struggles to get his work published.

Jungle Siren(1942)

1h 8min | Romance / Love, War

A woman - raised in the jungle - tries to help an American stop a native uprising spurned on by Nazis.

Captain Midnight(1942)

4h 30min | Adventure, Action

Secret Service Major Steel is one of the few men in America aware of the fact that Captain Albright is also Captain Midnight, daring masked aviator dedicated to fighting gangsters and enemies of America.

Directed by James W. Horne - With Dave O'Brien

Half Way to Shanghai(1942)

1h 2min | Adventure, Mystery

A murder occurs on a train bound for Shanghai during World War II.

Directed by John Rawlins

The Forest Rangers(1942)

| 1h 27min | Drama

Ranger Don Stuart fights a forest fire with timber boss friend Tana 'Butch' Mason, and finds evidence of arson. He suspects Twig Dawson but can't prove it. Butch loves Don but he, poor fool, won't notice her as a woman; instead he meets socialite Celia in town and elopes with her. The action plot (Don's pursuit of the fire starter) parallels Tana's comic efforts to scare tenderfoot Celia back to the city.

Miss V from Moscow(1942)

1h 13min | War, Action, Adventure, Drama

Set in the shadows of wartime Paris, this 1940s drama directed by Albert Herman stars Lola Lane, Noel Madison and Howard Banks. When a Soviet secret agent discovers her uncanny resemblance to a dead Nazi spy, she infiltrates the enemy and works to save U.S. ships from German submarines. Assisting her on her mission are French underground agents, along with an American serving in the British armed forces.

Directed by Albert Herman


58min | Documentary
2.0/5 (with 1 vote)

This documentary follows a group of adventurers into the Amazon jungle as they attempt to catch animals to be shipped to zoos in the USA.

Directed by Charles E. Ford, Clyde E. Elliott - With James Dannaldson, Frank Buck

Fra' Diavolo(1942)

1h 22min | History, Adventure
3.0/5 (with 1 vote)

The leader of a band of mountain bandits defending Naples against the French plays a dual role as a police official. Our romantic hero pivots as well between two women, the sister of a royalist and a lady spy.

Beyond the Blue Horizon(1942)

A young girl's parents are killed on a tropical island, and the girl is raised and protected by the jungle animals. When she is found, as a grown woman, she is taken back to the United States to claim her inheritance. There are several people, with vested interests, who stand to gain something if she is shown not to be the missing heir.

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Law of the Jungle(1942)

2.6/5 (with 4 votes)

Nona Brooks, former member of a stranded theatrical troupe, earns a temporary living singing in a café in Duakwa, British Rhodesia, Africa. The café owner is secretly in league with two foreign agents with a goal of making the natives restless. American explorer Larry Mason leaves for the jungle with his servant, Jeff and a safari. Nona escapes the café into the jungle but is followed by the agents as, unknowing to her, she is carrying a report of the agent's activities. She joins the safari just as all hands are captured by a tribe of natives.

Directed by Jean Yarbrough

The Talking Robe(1942)

1h 29min | History, Drama, Adventure

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Directed by Géza von Radványi - With Júlia Tóth, Ferenc Kiss, Pál Jávor

Tomorrow We Live(1942)

1h 4min | Crime, Drama
2.2/5 (with 3 votes)

Julie Bronson, whose father operates a desert cafe, is attracting the unwanted attention of a half-crazed gangster known as The Ghost who runs a desert night club several miles away.

Lure of the Islands(1942)

| 1h 1min | Romance / Love, Adventure

Tana, a voluptuous half-caste girl of the South Seas, falls in love with FBI agent Wally and wishes to marry him and leave the island. Wally, with his pal Jinx, is there to investigate rumored Japanese spy activity. He agrees to marry her if she will help him in his investigations. Through the discovery of a contraband radio set tuned to Japanese reception, Wally learns that the local Commandant is in league with the enemy and is planning an invasion of the island.

Directed by Jean Yarbrough
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