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Cooper, Merian C.

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King Kong by Merian C Cooper( Visual )

222 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 5,844 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
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

35 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Ford's The Quiet Man celebrates one of Hollywood's most romantic and enduring epics. The first American feature to be filmed in Ireland's picturesque countryside, Ford richly imbued this masterpiece with his love of Ireland and its people. Sean Thornton is an American boxer who swears off fighting after he accidentally kills an opponent in the ring. Returning to the Irish town of his youth, he finds happiness when he falls in love with the fiery Mary Kate
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

32 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen years back, Lt. Colonel Kirby Yorke's devotion to military duty led him to destroy the plantation home of his southern-born wife during the Civil War. He is now a lonely man, fighting Indians in the west. Returning from his latest skirmish with the Apaches, Yorke finds that his son Jeff--enlisted as an ordinary soldier after failing at West Point--has been assigned to his command. Kirby's estranged wife, Kathleen, has also arrived at the fort in an effort to buy her son's way out of the army. A group of renegade Apaches keeps eluding Yorke by crossing the Rio Grande into Mexico, but he plans a raid in hopes that it will end the problem for good
Fort Apache by John Ford( Visual )

29 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The soldiers at Fort Apache may disagree with the tactics of their glory-seeking new commander. But to a man, they're duty bound to obey - even when it means almost certain disaster
She wore a yellow ribbon by John Ford( Visual )

19 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Brittles' (Wayne) patrol is encumbered by Olivia (Dru) and her aunt, which prevents him from stopping an impending Indian war. Neither can the old chief of the tribe. Brittles, however, stampedes the ponies and prevents the war
The searchers by John Ford( Visual )

15 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 981 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 Louisa May Alcott( Visual )

4 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and held by 866 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
King Kong by Delos W Lovelace( Book )

19 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 720 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
King Kong by Delos W Lovelace( Recording )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1925 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary in which Merian C. Cooper, Ernest Schoedsack, and Marguerite Harrison travel through Asia Minor and Iraq to reach a tribe of nomads in Iran known as the Bakhtyari. They follow the tribe on its forty-eight day trek across deserts, streams, and mountains to reach pasture for their flocks. These three people were the first Westerners to cross the Zardeh Kuh Pass and the first to make this migration with the tribes
Flying down to Rio by Thornton Freeland( Visual )

7 editions published between 1991 and 2010 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pilot and band leader Gene Raymond woos Dolores Del Rio, and then learns that she is engaged to a friend of his, after he flys her home to Rio
King Kong by Delos W Lovelace( Book )

30 editions published between 1965 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With "Lord of the Rings"director Peter Jackson releasing his remake of "King Kong" in December 2005, this is a great time for Modern Library to revisit the original motion-picture novelization. It remains true to the earliest novel tied to the 1944 version of the classic film
Mighty Joe Young by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

10 editions published between 1949 and 2005 in English and French and held by 372 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 )

2 editions published between 1934 and 2006 in English and held by 326 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
Anthony Browne's King Kong by Anthony Browne( Book )

19 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Information: 1st American ed. Adapted from King Kong; novelization by Delos Wheeler Lovelace; originally published by Grossett et Dunlap, c1932
Wagon master by John Ford( Visual )

5 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 268 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
Grass by Merian C Cooper( Book )

11 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chang : a drama of the wilderness( Visual )

18 editions published between 1927 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a family living in the jungle of northeast Siam, and their struggles for survival against the many wild animals around them -- boars, tigers, leopards and even ... changs!
The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack( Visual )

11 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and held by 206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evil Russian game hunter, Count Zoroff traps unsuspecting shipwreck survivors on his remote island. Bored with hunting animals, the count decides his new sport is hunting humans. Upon meeting shipwreck survivors Robert Rainsford and Eve Trowbridge, he decides they shall be his next prey. The survivors are sent off on the mysterious island and must now find a way to outsmart Zoroff to survive through the night
3 godfathers by John Ford( Visual )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Ford's Western retelling of the Biblical Three Wise Men tale remains a scenic and thematic masterpiece. Fugitive bank robbers Robert, William and Pedro stand at a desert grave. Caring for the newborn infant of the woman they just buried will ruin any chance of escape. But they won't go back on their promise to her; they won't abandon little Robert William Pedro
 
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Cooper, M.

Cooper, M. C. 1894-1973

Cooper, Marian C.

Cooper, Merian

Cooper Merian 1893-1973

Cooper, Merian C.

Cooper, Merian C., 1894-1973

Cooper, Merian C. (Merian Caldwell)

Cooper, Merian Caldwell

Cooper, Merian Coldwell 1894-1973

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

مریان کوپر

ميرين كوبر

クーパー, メリアン・C

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