Mighty Joe Young

Genre: 
Science Fiction · 
Action · 
Drama · 
Fantasy · 

Release Date: July 27, 1949

Status: Released

Running time: 1h 34m

Content Rating: NR

Budget: $1,800,000

Revenue: $1,950,000

Where To Watch & Streaming Online

Check on Amazon

External Links & Social Media

Watch Trailer

Plot.

A young woman grew up on her father's ranch in Africa and raised a large gorilla named Joe. She brought him to Hollywood to become a star.

This Movie Is About.

giant ape · 
gorilla · 
africa · 
team roping · 
exotic pet · 
ape · 
wrestler · 

Cast & Crew.

Wiki.

Mighty Joe Young (also known as Mr. Joseph Young of Africa and The Great Joe Young) is a 1949 American black and white fantasy film distributed by RKO Radio Pictures and produced by the same creative team responsible for King Kong (1933). Produced by Merian C. Cooper, who wrote the story, and Ruth Rose, who wrote the screenplay, the film was directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack and stars Robert Armstrong (who appears in both films), Terry Moore, and Ben Johnson in his first credited screen role. Animation effects were handled by Ray Harryhausen, Pete Peterson and Marcel Delgado.Mighty Joe Young tells the story of a young woman, Jill Young, living on her father's ranch in Africa, who has raised the title character, a large gorilla, from an infant and years later brings him to Hollywood seeking her fortune in order to save the family homestead.

You May Also Like.

Look at the other titles that might be interesting for you
Thor

Thor

6.26
2011
The mighty THOR is against his father's will. After being cast down to Earth, he is forced to live among humans. When the most dangerous villain of his world sends the dark forces of Asgard to invade ...
Dr√°cula

Dr√°cula

5.15
1931
Hollywood studios used the same sets and costumes for foreign-language versions of their movies in the early days of sound. The foreign language versions are no longer around. There is a Spanish versi...
King Kong vs. Godzilla

King Kong vs. Godzilla

5.35
1962
The monster emerged from the ice cube. A pharmaceutical company brought King Kong to Japan. When Kong escapes, he heads towards the monsters.
The Time Machine

The Time Machine

5.17
1960
There are two hostile species that a Victorian Englishman discovers when he travels to the future.
King Kong Escapes

King Kong Escapes

1967
An evil doctor brought in King Kong. Who will dig for Element X when the robot is unable to do the job? The real Kong is fighting the machine on Tokyo Tower.
The Son of Kong

The Son of Kong

4.71
1933
King Kong was found on the island.
Kong: Skull Island

Kong: Skull Island

6.64
2017
The home of the king of the apes is a dangerous place to visit.
King Kong

King Kong

5.13
1933
A film crew discovers a giant prehistoric ape and brings him back to New York, where he wreaks havoc.
King Kong

King Kong

3
1976
An oil company expedition disturbs the peace of a giant ape and brings him back to New York to exploit him in a remake of a 1933 classic.
Last updated: 
This article uses material from the Wikipedia article "Mighty_Joe_Young_(1949_film)", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.
Product
contacts@moviefit.me
Terms and Conditions
Affiliate Disclosure
Privacy Policy
Social Media
Twitter
Pinterest
Download
iOS Application
Android Application