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Cooper, Merian C.

Works: 285 works in 1,238 publications in 9 languages and 22,747 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Western films  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Monster films  Film remakes  Fiction  War films  Romance films  Horror films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Author, Photographer, Restager, Bibliographic antecedent, Scenarist, Conceptor, Author of screenplay, pmn, Film editor, Performer, Interviewee, fmp, Contributor, fmd, Creator
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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King Kong by Peter Jackson( visu )
52 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,441 libraries worldwide
In the 1930s, a down-on-her-luck actress accompanies an over-ambitious filmmaker on an expedition to a remote island. There they encounter a terrifying giant ape who forms an attachment to the beautiful actress. Hoping to win fame and fortune, the filmmaker brings the ape back to New York City for public exhibition, with catastrophic results
The quiet man by John Ford( visu )
49 editions published between 1952 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,328 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( visu )
42 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,202 libraries worldwide
A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians
Fort Apache by John Ford( visu )
32 editions published between 1948 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,174 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( visu )
30 editions published between 1949 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,077 libraries worldwide
The story of a U.S. Calvary captain's last days in service on the western frontier in 1876
The searchers by John Ford( visu )
28 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,047 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( visu )
10 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and French and held by 892 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( visu )
11 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 706 libraries worldwide
Sgt. Stryker, a hard-nosed Marine sergeant, must mold a company of raw recruits into a combat-ready fighting machine. Feared by many and hated by all, Stryker's training is soon put to the test in a full-scale assault against the Japanese on Iwo Jima
King Kong by Delos W Lovelace( Sound Recording )
29 editions published between 1976 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 491 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( visu )
37 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 462 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( visu )
12 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in English and French and held by 407 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( visu )
5 editions published between 1934 and 2016 in English and held by 356 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
She ( visu )
8 editions published between 1935 and 2014 in English and held by 290 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
The most dangerous game by Ernest B Schoedsack( visu )
15 editions published between 1932 and 2014 in English and French and held by 289 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
Wagon master by John Ford( visu )
6 editions published between 1950 and 2009 in English and held by 281 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 )
14 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 269 libraries worldwide
Chang : a drama of the wilderness by Merian C Cooper( visu )
29 editions published between 1927 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 222 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!
3 godfathers by John Ford( visu )
9 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 183 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
King Kong by Edgar Wallace( Book )
16 editions published between 1932 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 25 libraries worldwide
D'après le classique de 1933, ce film raconte la capture d'un gorille légendaire sur une île dangereuse. Ramené à la civilisation, il doit livrer l'ultime bataille pour sa survie
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Alternative Names
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
Zastępca dowódcy Eskadry
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
English (379)
French (30)
Spanish (18)
German (11)
Italian (5)
Danish (4)
Persian (3)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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