RUSSIA: Tarzcm Cleared

Tarzan Cleared The Russians have had to make certain kinds of sacrifices, too, because of the cold war. They have had to do without Hollywood movies, for example. Last week this particular form of hardship was eased a bit. Showing on Moscow screens was a Tarzan film, billed as the first of a series.

Prewar Moscow moviegoers loved to watch Tarzan hurtling from bough to bough, keening his apelike jungle call. Now, a Soviet film introduction makes it plain, Tarzan may safely be admired again. After all, says the preface, though he was the child of a rich...

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