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The Resource Mighty Joe Young, an RKO production ; [presented by] John Ford and Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Ruth Rose ; directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, (videorecording)

Mighty Joe Young, an RKO production ; [presented by] John Ford and Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Ruth Rose ; directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, (videorecording)

Label
Mighty Joe Young
Title
Mighty Joe Young
Statement of responsibility
an RKO production ; [presented by] John Ford and Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Ruth Rose ; directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Technical creator, Willis O'Brien
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English dialogue, English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.A5
LC item number
M54
PerformerNote
Terry Moore, Ben Johnson, Robert Armstrong, Frank McHugh
Runtime
94
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mighty Joe Young, an RKO production ; [presented by] John Ford and Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Ruth Rose ; directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the original story by Merian C. Cooper
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: Commentary by Terry Moore and special effects veterans Ray Harryhausen and Ken Ralston; two new featurettes: "A conversation with Ray Harryhausen and the Chiodo Brothers" and "Ray Harryhausen and Mighty Joe Young"; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
sky229761040
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.)
Isbn
9780780650725
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 053939725322
  • 888574106522
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
T7253
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a1754967
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mighty Joe Young, an RKO production ; [presented by] John Ford and Merian C. Cooper ; screenplay by Ruth Rose ; directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the original story by Merian C. Cooper
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special features: Commentary by Terry Moore and special effects veterans Ray Harryhausen and Ken Ralston; two new featurettes: "A conversation with Ray Harryhausen and the Chiodo Brothers" and "Ray Harryhausen and Mighty Joe Young"; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
sky229761040
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 94 min.)
Isbn
9780780650725
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 053939725322
  • 888574106522
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
T7253
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a1754967
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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