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Mighty Joe Young

Mighty Joe Young(1949)

Also Known As: Mr. Joseph Young of Africa | The Great Joe Young |

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Mighty Joe Young Showmen try to exploit a giant ape raised by an orphan. MORE > $19.98 Regularly $19.98 Buy Now

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Showmen try to exploit a giant ape raised by an orphan.

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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  New York opening: 27 Jul 1949
Release Date:  1949 Production Date:  AFI
Jan 94
Color/B&W:  Black and White, Black and White (tinted) (some sequences) Distributions Co:  RKO Radio Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Arko, Inc.
Duration(mins):  93-94 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  8,428    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • TCM needs a fact checker

    TJK 2015-06-03

    All fans of stop-motion animation know that Willis O'Brien, the man who brought King Kong to life, won the Academy Award for Special Effect for Mighty... MORE>

  • More Appropriate For Kids than "King Kong"

    Natacha 2014-06-23

    Very entertaining, and Harryhausen's stop-action special effects are wonderful, except when they get corny, like when Joe Young is drumming his... MORE>

  • A Good Clean Movie

    John Denzer 2013-07-22

    I have always enjoyed this film since I was a child. And to be honest this really is a film for children of all ages, but mainly children. It is charming... MORE>