History Characters / Tarzan

21st Sep '17 9:20:34 PM ImperialMajestyXO
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* RelatedIntheAdaptation: {{Inverted}}. In the novels, he is Tarzan's cousin. Here, he is one of the three human strangers Tarzan meets.

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* RelatedIntheAdaptation: RelatedInTheAdaptation: {{Inverted}}. In the novels, he is Tarzan's cousin. Here, he is one of the three human strangers Tarzan meets.
11th Sep '17 7:15:34 AM Snicka
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[[folder:Flynt and Mungo]]
->'''Voiced by''': Erik von Detten (Flynt), Jason Mardsen (Mungo)

Two male gorillas around the same age as Terk.
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* FatAndSkinny: Both of them are bulky due to being gorillas, but Mungo is among the chubbiest ones whereas Flynt is more slender.
* ManChild: Even when they become adults, they keep their childish personality.
* StopHittingYourself: Flynt does this to Mungo a lot. Surprisingly, Mungo doesn't seem to mind it.
* ThoseTwoGuys: They are hanging out with each other all the time.
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8th Sep '17 11:15:37 AM GrecoRomanGuy
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** [[spoiler: Best exemplified by his last moments and death: when Tarzan traps him in vines, Clayton's first instinct is to start ''biting'' the vines off, before he remembers that he has a machete to cut them. He practically devolves into a slobbering, rage-filled monster while Tarzan desperately tries to save him from himself. But in the end, the jungle claims him.]]
26th Aug '17 11:17:29 PM creader
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* AllOfTheOtherReindeer: A mild example. Tarzan wasn't actively ostracized, but none of the gorillas had any instincts on how to ''cope'' with him. They adapt to him as he grows up - and vice versa.

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* AllOfTheOtherReindeer: A mild example.{{Downplayed|Trope}}. Tarzan wasn't actively ostracized, but none of the gorillas had any instincts on how to ''cope'' with him. They adapt to him as he grows up - and vice versa.



* FishOutOfWater: [[DownplayedTrope Downplayed]], but still applies to Tarzan during his escape from the thugs on the ship; he was able to perform [[LeParkour his jungle acrobatics]] [[BuildingSwing on the ship's masts and cages]] for the most part, but [[HeCleansUpNicely wearing shoes]] while doing so promptly made him lose his stability at moments, to the point he's rendered [[LiteralCliffhanger unable to climb the ship's funnel]] because of this and winds up getting captured despite managing to outperform his pursuers.

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* FishOutOfWater: [[DownplayedTrope Downplayed]], {{Downplayed|Trope}}, but still applies to Tarzan during his escape from the thugs on the ship; he was able to perform [[LeParkour his jungle acrobatics]] [[BuildingSwing on the ship's masts and cages]] for the most part, but [[HeCleansUpNicely wearing shoes]] while doing so promptly made him lose his stability at moments, to the point he's rendered [[LiteralCliffhanger unable to climb the ship's funnel]] because of this and winds up getting captured despite managing to outperform his pursuers.



* HairstyleInertia: Has the same dreadlock hairstyle from his childhood.



* InterspeciesAdoption: Tarzan was raised and loved by Kala.

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* InterspeciesAdoption: Tarzan (human) was raised and loved by Kala.Kala (gorilla).
23rd Aug '17 9:51:34 PM creader
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* HappilyMarried: Judging from their moment after both of them are on the lifeboat.

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* HappilyMarried: Judging from their moment after {{Implied|Trope}}. When both of them are on the lifeboat.lifeboat, they immediately embrace one another, look lovingly at their son. And while on the island, they work extremely well together in building a new home on said island.



* ParentalAbandonment: They were killed by Sabor.

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* ParentalAbandonment: They To Tarzan, as they were killed by Sabor.
7th Aug '17 2:34:42 PM OnTheHillside
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* MyGreatestSecondChance: Averted; Despite Kerchak's belief that Kala was seeking to make up for the recent lose of their child with Tarzan, Kala adopted Tarzan simply because he needed someone to take care of him and there was no one else.

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* MyGreatestSecondChance: Averted; Despite Kerchak's belief that Kala was seeking to make up for the recent lose loss of their child with Tarzan, Kala adopted Tarzan simply because he needed someone to take care of him and there was no one else.


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* GoodParents: Key word being "parent." While he doesn't consider Tarzan his son [[spoiler:until the end of the movie]], he was an absolute softie when it came to his and Kala's child.
7th Aug '17 2:19:38 PM OnTheHillside
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* HeCleansUpNicely: When he wears human clothing for the first time.

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* HeCleansUpNicely: When he wears human clothing for the first time. [[MrFanService Not that he was hard on the eyes before that.]]
6th Aug '17 2:42:09 PM tyrekecorrea
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* TragicKeepsake: The TV series show that Tarzan still keeps his deceased father's suit, and that he and Jane live in his parents' home.

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* TragicKeepsake: The TV series show shows that Tarzan still keeps his deceased father's suit, and that he and Jane live in his parents' home.
24th Jul '17 10:23:36 PM creader
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* AdaptationDyeJob: Black-haired in the books.
* AdorablyPrecociousChild: Tarzan as a kid.

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* AdaptationDyeJob: Black-haired in the books.
* AdorablyPrecociousChild: Tarzan as a kid.
books, brown-haired in this adaptation.



* AdaptationalHeroism: He was a villain in the books, where he was the one who killed Tarzan's parents.

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* AdaptationalHeroism: He was a villain in the books, where he was the one who killed Tarzan's parents. Here, Kerchak is deeply suspicious of the title character, but only because he considers him a potential threat. Other than that, he's a heroic figure and good leader.
16th Jul '17 11:11:20 AM creader
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* GreenEyes: In this case, indicating an affinity for nature.



* RescueRomance: her relationship started after he saved her from a group of angry mandrills.

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* RescueRomance: her Her relationship with Tarzan started after he saved her from a group of angry mandrills.
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