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3.5
64 Ratings

Mighty Joe Young

Directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack
United States, 1949
Sci-Fi

Synopsis

Jill Young has brought up her pet gorilla since she was a child. Twelve years later, when the gorilla is fully grown, Hollywood promoter Max O’Hara travels to Tanzania, Africa, and convinces Jill to bring her extraordinarily large gorilla, Joe, back to America.

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Mighty Joe Young Directed by Ernest B. Schoedsack

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1950 | Winner: Best Effects, Special Effects

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