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'John Carter': 11 other adaptations of Edgar Rice Burroughs novels

As the movie 'John Carter' arrives in theaters, here are 11 of the most well-known adaptations of other Edgar Rice Burroughs books.

- Molly Driscoll, Monitor contributor

3. 'Tarzan'

The 1966 "Tarzan" TV series ran until 1968 and starred actor Ron Ely. The story was tweaked to focus on Tarzan's return to the jungle where he grew up after being educated elsewhere. The show featured guest appearances by actors that included James Earl Jones and Ethel Merman.

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