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Cooper, Merian C.

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King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

217 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in 9 languages and held by 3,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moviemaking expedition to a fantastic island is filled with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. A gaint simian becomes lovestruck with the film's blonde starlet. King Kong is captured and is brought to Manhattan, where he goes on a rampage, culminating in the fateful finale atop the Empire State Building where he cradles his beloved and swats at machine-gunning airplanes
King Kong by Peter Jackson( Visual )

39 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young, beautiful down-on-her-luck actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville. She meets over-ambitious filmmaker Carl Denham, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape named Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker commercially exploits the ape in his quest for fame and the man who falls in love with Ann plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

45 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

42 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara are embroiled in an epic battle with the Apaches and each other. Wayne leads his Calvary troops to the Rio Grande to fight a warring tribe. His toughest battle lies ahead when his unorthodox plan to outwit the elusive Apaches leads to a possible court-martial. Locked in a bloody war, he must fight not only to save his family, but also to redeem his honor
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

33 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This classic portrait of the old West depicts a military martinet calvary officer whose by-the-book tactics and ignorance of the western frontier cause him to lead his men into a fatal Apache ambush
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

28 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
King Kong by Delos W Lovelace( Book )

51 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novelization of the 1930s cinematic classic follows the discovery on a remote island of a giant ape, the beast's ill-fated affection for a young woman, and his capture and exploitation by greedy would-be entrepreneurs. Includes stills from the original movie
The searchers by John Ford( Visual )

27 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Western film about a Confederate war veteran who tracks down the Indians who killed his brother and sister-in-law and carried off their daughter
Little women by Mark Adamo( Visual )

8 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the humorous and sentimental fortunes of the four March sisters as they grew into young ladies during the harsh times of the Civil war
Sands of Iwo Jima by Allan Dwan( Visual )

11 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stryker, a hard-nosed Marine sergeant prepares a company of recruits for combat in World War II's Pacific Theater. The new unit's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale battle against the Japanese on Iwo Jima. The famous flag-raising on Mt. Suribachi is depicted near the film's conclusion
King Kong by Delos W Lovelace( Recording )

31 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mighty gorilla, King Kong, is vanquished by his love for a woman
Grass : a nation's battle for life by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

37 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Indiqué sur la jaquette : "Trois journalistes, futurs réalisateurs de KING KONG, vont à la rencontre d'un peuple kurde oublié, les Bakhtiar. Ils l'accompagnent alors dans sa grande migration vers des paturages plus verts de la Perse. La traversée mouvementée d'un large fleuve par les hommes et leurs troupeaux et l'ascension spectaculaire des parois verticales de la montagne font de GRASS un documentaire mythique, estimé par les historiens comme le meilleur après NANOOK."
Mighty Joe Young by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

15 editions published between 1949 and 2014 in English and French and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mighty Joe Young is a 15-foot African gorilla. His best friend and protector is Jill Young. Against her better judgment, Jill allows Joe to be brought to the States as a nightclub attraction. He later breaks loose and goes on a rampage
The lost patrol by John Ford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During World War I a desert patrol loses its leader and is both literally and metaphysically lost, as an unseen (and unreal) Arab enemy picks off the men one by one. Highly regarded in its day because of allusions in the script (it has recently been called 'the Moby Dick of combat films'), Lost Patrol is now more interesting as a prototype for the World War II combat film with many of the genre's conventions being brought together for the first time
King Kong by John Guillermin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in German and English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The timeless original King Kong and the 1976 remake tell the classic tale of beauty and the beast. Kong, a gigantic, godlike ape discovered on a prehistoric island in the Indian Ocean, will do anything to protect the one he loves. After being "tamed" by his beauty, Kong is forcibly taken to New York City by greedy men who see him only as a payday. His captors underestimate his strength and Kong frees himself, thus setting off a terrifying rampage through the streets of Manhattan!
She( Visual )

8 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Producer Merian C. Cooper (King Kong) employed 5,000 actors and stunt people, huge sets and every special effect to create this epic adventure, in which a man (Randolph Scott) searches for the flame of eternal life in the middle of arctic Asia
Wagon master by John Ford( Visual )

8 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and French and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Mormon wagon train headed for Utah hooks up with two horse traders, the members of a traveling medicine show, and a tribe of Navajo Indians. The group is threatened by a gang of outlaws who use the wagon train as a hideout
The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

16 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and French and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Most Dangerous Game is a pre-Code action-adventure film. Based upon a famous short story by Richard Connell, it follows big game hunter, Bob Rainsford, (Joel McCrea), as he becomes quarry for another, the opulently deranged Count Zaroff, (floridly played by Leslie Banks). Utilizing some of the amazing sets made for King Kong, the film is sometimes thought of as a place-holder to keep key cast and crew available during Kong's lengthy animation schedule
Grass by Merian C Cooper( Book )

14 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Cooper, M.

Cooper, M. C. 1893-1973

Cooper, Marian C.

Cooper, Marian C., 1893-1973

Cooper, Merian

Cooper Merian 1893-1973

Cooper, Merian C.

Cooper, Merian C. 1894-1973

Cooper, Merian C. (Merian Caldwell)

Cooper, Merian Caldwell

Cooper, Merian Caldwell, 1893-1973

Cooper, Merian Coldwell 1894-1973

Merian C. Cooper Amerikaans scenarioschrijver (1893-1973)

Merian C. Cooper pemeran laki-laki asal Amerika Serikat

Merian C. Cooper regista, sceneggiatore e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Merian C. Cooper US-amerikanischer Pilot, Abenteurer, Schauspieler, Regisseur, Drehbuchautor und Produzent

Merian Caldwell Cooper

Merian Cooper reżyser amerykański, producent filmowy, lotnik

Meridian C. Cooper

Купер, Мериан

Меріан К. Купер

מריאן ק. קופר שחקן אמריקאי

مریان کوپر

ميرين كوبر

메리언 C. 쿠퍼

クーパー, マリアン・C

クーパー, メリアン・C

メリアン・C・クーパー

梅利安·庫伯

梅里安·C·库珀

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