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Leon Rom
Captain Rom
Background information
Feature films The Legend of Tarzan
Short films
Television programs
Video games
Park attractions
Portrayed by Christoph Waltz
Portrayed by
Animators
Voice
Performance model
Designer
Inspiration Léon Rom (1859 – 1924)
Honors and awards
Character information
Full name Léon Auguste Théophile Rom
Other names
Personality arrogant, nefarious, selfish, power-hungry, rich, rude, cruel
Appearance
Occupation Captain
Mercenary
Bounty Hunter
Servent
Alignment Bad
Affiliations
Nationality Belgian
Birthday
Goal To capture Tarzan, enslave the Kongo (failed)
Home Mons (formerly)
Ixelles
Relatives
Pets
Allies Chief Mbonga (formerly), Mr. Frum
Minions Belgian Army, his mercenaries, Captain Kerchover,
Enemies Tarzan, Jane, Muviro
Likes money, riches, exploring, diamonds, killing the wild animals
Dislikes the diamonds' loss, failures
Powers and abilities
Possessions
Weapons His necklace
Fate He is released down by Tarzan, he gets attacked by a lot of alligators and the steamboat explodes while Tarzan survives.
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Captain Rom is the main antagonist in the 2016 reboot film The Legend Of Tarzan. He is a faithful servant of the King Leopold and he wants to capture Tarzan for a reward in diamonds and take the power in the region.

He is portrayed by Christoph Waltz, who usually plays a villain.  

BiographyEdit

PersonalityEdit

AppearanceEdit

Role in the filmEdit

Leon Rom is sent by King Leopold to the Kongo for an expedition, during the trip he meets tribesmen chief Mbonga which his men killed, later his army is ambushed and murdered, Leon Rom survives and the chief Mbonga decides to make a deal in which if captures Tarzan, receives a payment of diamonds, Leon Rom accepts the deal and start your search, then he makes a deal to pay with diamonds in exchange for an army to enslave the Kongo and take control Altogether, Rom during their search fails to find the tribe in which this Jane, in this the leader of the tribe resists arodillarse to Leon and is killed, Tarzan sees this and is filled with anger, hitting several of his soldiers but this is captured by soldiers during the first leg with Tarzan Jane is taken hostage and also captured, George Williams appears and starts attacking soldiers Rom along with the warriors of the tribe, Rom starts to run away with Tarzan but later this breaks free and Rom escapes with Jane, Tarzan decides to start the search by Leon Rom, for it learns that Leon Rom is to blame for the deaths of many people in the Kongo and the enslavement of this to create a railway on which transported one army to enslave the Kongo, then Jane finds a way to escape the ship that had kidnapped , but but later it is found by Rom , Rom and his soldiers fired several gorillas that were in the area causing the wrath of Tarzan and gorillas , then Rom reaches escape with the help of the head Mbonga and gets its diamonds escaping with them, then the Rom port with Jane and his men are prepared to meet the army and give payment in diamonds but Tarzan comes with a herd of buffalo and destroys the area, Rom escapes with Jane and his soldiers into a boat, Tarzan saves Jane but must end Leon Rom, Rom on the boat begins to escape but George mows the boat with a machine gun, Tarzan up to the boat for Rom but this one takes the neck with her necklace, Tarzan calls about alligators and after a struggle, Tarzan pushes Leon Rom to crocodiles and this is finally devoured, and his Steamboat explodes with Leon Rom and the crocodiles while Tarzan survives.

RelationshipsEdit

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QuotesEdit

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GalleryEdit

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TriviaEdit

v - e - d
Tarzan film logo
Media
Films: Tarzan of the ApesThe Romance of TarzanTarzan the Ape ManTarzan and His MateTarzan EscapesTarzan Finds a Son!Tarzan's Secret TreasureTarzan's New York AdventureTarzan TriumphsTarzan's Desert MysteryTarzan and the AmazonsTarzan and the Leopard WomanTarzan and the HuntressTarzan and the MermaidsTarzan's Magic FountainTarzan and the Slave GirlTarzan's PerilTarzan's Savage FuryTarzan and the She-DevilTarzan's Hidden JungleTarzan and the Lost SafariTarzan and the TrappersTarzan's Fight for LifeTarzan's Greatest AdventureTarzan, the Ape ManTarzan the MagnificentTarzan Goes to IndiaTarzan's Three ChallengesTarzan and the Valley of GoldTarzan and the Great RiverTarzan and the Jungle BoyTarzan, the Ape ManGreystoke-the-legend-of-tarzan-lord-of-the-apes-52f3e4e67701aTarzan and the lost city 1998 logoThe legend of tarzan 2016 logo

Soundtracks:
Television series: 1966 TV series2003 TV seriesThe Batman/Tarzan Adventure HourTarzan, Lord of the Jungle (Filmation)
Home video: Video

Characters
TarzanJane PorterTarzan's parentsLord Charles EskerThe 6th Earl of GreystokeCapitaine Philippe d'ArnotJeffson BrownMajor Jack DowningSir Hugh BelcherCaptain BillingsWillyBullerSir Evelyn BlountThe Rev. StimsonNigel RavensMugambeCaptain DooleyWilkesSchillerKayaGeorge Washington WilliamsCaptain Léon Rom and his menChief MbongaMajor KerckhoverMuviroMr. FrumGorillas
Locations
EnglandAfricaJungleCongo Free StateCongo BasinBoma, Democratic Republic of the CongoGreystoke Manor
Transportation/Vehicles
Objects
Television Episodes
1966 episodes:

2003 episodes

See also
Warner Archive CollectionWarner Home VideoFirst National Pictures



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