Latest Titles With Merian C. Cooper

 Refine See titles to watch instantly, titles you haven't rated, etc
  • Job Types
  • Movies or TV
  • Genres
  • Keywords
  • IMDb Rating
  • Instant Watch Options
  • In Theaters
  • On TV
  • Release Year
















































































































IMDb user rating (average) to
Number of votes to »






Reset



Reset
Release year or range to »

1. King Kong Skull Island

Adventure | Announced

will focus on a female lead, surrounded by a very diverse cast, and will explore the origins of Skull Island.

2. War Eagles

Action, Adventure, Fantasy | Announced

A publicly humiliated test pilot and a lost clan of vikings riding giant eagles are America's only hope against a surprise Nazi attack

3. Kong: Skull Island (2017)

PG-13 | 118 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

6.7
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
62 Metascore

A team of scientists explore an uncharted island in the Pacific, venturing into the domain of the mighty Kong, and must fight to escape a primal Eden.

Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts | Stars: Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John C. Reilly

Votes: 177,725 | Gross: $168.05M

4. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: In Treehouse A (2017)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

How do you get an 800 pound Gorilla to take a bath? Sing him a bath time song, and pretty soon everyone wants to join in.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ethan S. Smith, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

5. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Irate Primates (2017)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Sarge gives the Apes the important task of baking banana cream pies for Jane's birthday, but as always, things don't go quite right.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ethan S. Smith, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

6. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Manny's Mating Season (2017)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Manny: Gorillaville's resident bully, learns manners and other useful skills in order to impress his crush: Lucrezia who may be an even bigger bully than him. Has Manny finally met his match?

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

7. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Monkeytail Theater: Hansel & Gretel (2017)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

It's time for another episode of Monkeytail Theater. This time the Apes put on a production of the classic story 'Hansel and Gretel'. Director Claude tries to keep things running smoothly but as usual, chaos takes over.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

8. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Claude's Kind of a Jerk (2016)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

9. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Gameshow 2 (2016)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The Apes are returning champions on their favorite Game show "Trivios". This time they're up against the "Regular Family" - but Bobo finds them highly irregular...and oddly familiar at the same time. Who's really behind that podium?

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Ethan S. Smith, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

10. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Ganto's Big Surprise (2016)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

It's Ganto's birthday and everyone throws him a surprise party. ....But maybe that's not such a good idea, since Ganto scares so easily.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ethan S. Smith, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

11. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: The Quinoa Song (2016)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

No one gets dessert until everyone cleans their plate, but Manny just won't eat his Quinoa. Claude and the guys try a little musical persuasion.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

12. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Unimaginary Friend (2016)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Someone has been making a major mess of the Treehouse. If It's not Bobo, Claude or Ganto that did it, then it must be Ganto's imaginary friend.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Ethan S. Smith, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

13. Nosferatu vs. Father Pipecock & Sister Funk (2014)

134 min | Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

2.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.3/10 X  

From TWI STUDIOS ( The fun, friendly makers of: FRANKENPIMP!, VIXEN HIGHWAY 2006: It Came From Uranus, & ACID HEAD: The Buzzard Nuts County Slaughter ), comes this reimagining /... See full summary »

Directors: Tony Watt, John Migliore, Vivita | Stars: Max Schreck, Vivita, Tony Watt, John Migliore

Votes: 72

14. Gorillaville (2014– )

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Best described as "The Three Stooges" meets "Yogi Bear" meets "Planet of the Apes", this show follows the mischievous misadventures of three Precocious Primates: Bobo a retired space Chimp ... See full summary »

Stars: Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli, Tania Gonzalez, Ethan S. Smith

15. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: A Cup of Sugar (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Sargent Bellows pays a visit to Bobo, Ganto and Claude to borrow a cup of sugar so he can bake Snicker-doodles, like his Grandma used to make. Bobo almost gives Sarge the sugar when his helmet goes on the fritz and things go haywire.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Rena Strober, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

16. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: A Cup of Sugar 2: Claude's Turn (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Sarge tries again to borrow a cup of sugar from Bobo. This time he asks Claude to get it.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Rena Strober, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

17. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: A Cup of Sugar 3: Third Times a Charm (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

For the third time, Sarge tries to borrow a cup of sugar from Bobo so he can bake Snickerdoodles like his Grandma used to make. Maybe it really is sugar this time, but something could still go wrong in a BIG way.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

18. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Five Little Monkeys (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

19. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Ganto Smart (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

In trying to help Bobo clean his helmet Ganto accidentally takes it off and puts it on his own head, making him the "smart" one for a change. Ganto finds that he and Bobo are 2 very different kinds of geniuses.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

20. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Ganto Smash (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Newcomer Manny challenges Ganto to a fight.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

21. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Goldilocks and the Three Apes (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

The Apes of Gorillaville put on a production of "Goldilocks and the 3 Bears".

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

22. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Mating Season (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

While playing cards one night, the 3 apes catch a whiff of perfume from down the way. That can only mean one thing: It's mating season and the female apes are looking to meet a fella'.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

23. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Sarge's Surprise Party (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

24. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: The Three Little Pigs/Big Apes (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Add a Plot

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

25. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Traveling Salesmen (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

After Bobo and Ganto break a piece of Bobo's laser equipment, he demands they pay him back for it, so the 3 apes try to raise money by selling bananas door to door.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Ethan S. Smith, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

26. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Uncle Monkeyschein (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Uncle Monkeyschein, an old circus performer comes to visit his son Bobo in Gorillaville.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Tania Gonzalez, Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

27. Gorillaville (2014– )
Episode: Unga Bunga Boogie (2014)

Animation, Short, Comedy

Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

Stuck doing latrine duty again, Claude finds a way to make it fun for himself, Ganto, Bobo and Jeremiah: music.

Director: Ron Yavnieli | Stars: Ron Yavnieli, Michael Yavnielli

28. King Kong (2005)

PG-13 | 187 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
81 Metascore

In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to the mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with leading lady Ann Darrow.

Director: Peter Jackson | Stars: Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann

Votes: 343,465 | Gross: $218.08M

29. Kong: King of Atlantis (2005 Video)

69 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

5.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

The ancient empire Atlantis is returning to Earth and its evil ruler, Queen Reptilla, hoping to trick New Kong into becoming the King of Atlantis.

Director: Patrick Archibald | Stars: Daphne Goldrick, Saffron Henderson, David Kaye, Scott McNeil

Votes: 85

30. Kong: The Animated Series (2000– )

TV-Y7 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

When King Kong fell to his tragic death off the Empire State Building, there was a young scientist Dr. Lorna Jenkins who cloned him and took him back to Kong Island so he could finally be ... See full summary »

Stars: Kirby Morrow, Saffron Henderson, Daphne Goldrick, David Kaye

Votes: 91

31. Kong (2000)

Animation

6.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Add a Plot

Stars: Kirby Morrow, Alex Doduk, Daphne Goldrick, Saffron Henderson

Votes: 22

32. Mighty Joe Young (1998)

PG | 114 min | Action, Adventure, Family

5.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
51 Metascore

A legendary fifteen-foot tall mountain gorilla named Joe is taken to an animal sanctuary in California by a zoologist and a young woman whom he grew up with. A poacher from the past returns to seek vengeance on him.

Director: Ron Underwood | Stars: Bill Paxton, Charlize Theron, Rade Serbedzija, Peter Firth

Votes: 24,546 | Gross: $50.63M

33. The Mighty Kong (1998 Video)

G | 71 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

4.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Ann Darrow, a down-on-her-luck actress looking for work, meeting film director Carl Denham, who offers her a job in a new movie. They board the Venture to leave for the film shoot. The ... See full summary »

Director: Art Scott | Stars: Dudley Moore, Jodi Benson, Randy Hamilton, William Sage

Votes: 102

34. King Kong Lives (1986)

PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Adventure

3.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive. However, his heart is failing, so it's replaced with an artificial one. All is well until he senses that there's a female Kong somewhere out there and escapes wreaking havoc.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Brian Kerwin, Linda Hamilton, Peter Elliott, George Antoni

Votes: 4,470 | Gross: $4.71M

35. King Kong (1976)

PG | 134 min | Adventure, Horror

5.8
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A petroleum exploration expedition comes to an isolated island and encounters a colossal giant gorilla.

Director: John Guillermin | Stars: Jeff Bridges, Charles Grodin, Jessica Lange, John Randolph

Votes: 25,288 | Gross: $52.61M

36. Best of Cinerama (1963)

142 min | Documentary

8.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Add a Plot

Star: Lowell Thomas

Votes: 27

37. King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)

Approved | 91 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

5.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A pharmaceutical company captures King Kong and brings him to Japan, where he escapes from captivity and battles a recently released Godzilla.

Director: Ishirô Honda | Stars: Tadao Takashima, Kenji Sahara, Yû Fujiki, Ichirô Arishima

Votes: 6,163 | Gross: $2.73M

38. The Searchers (1956)

Approved | 119 min | Adventure, Drama, Western

8.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

An American Civil War veteran embarks on a journey to rescue his niece from the Comanches.

Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond

Votes: 67,822

39. Seven Wonders of the World (1956)

106 min | Documentary, History

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Lowell Thomas searches the world for natural and man made wonders and invites the audience to try to update the ancient Greek list of "Seven Wonders of the World."

Directors: Tay Garnett, Paul Mantz, Andrew Marton, Ted Tetzlaff, Walter Thompson, John Farrow | Stars: Lowell Thomas, Paul Mantz, Claude Dauphin

Votes: 68 | Gross: $32.10M

40. The Sun Shines Bright (1953)

Approved | 90 min | Comedy, Drama, Western

7.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

John Ford weaves three "Judge Priest" stories together to form a good- natured exploration of honour and small-town politics in the South around the turn of the century. Judge William ... See full summary »

Director: John Ford | Stars: Charles Winninger, Arleen Whelan, John Russell, Stepin Fetchit

Votes: 970

41. The Quiet Man (1952)

Not Rated | 129 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.9
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

A retired American boxer returns to the village of his birth in Ireland, where he finds love.

Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald, Ward Bond

Votes: 29,262 | Gross: $10.55M

42. This Is Cinerama (1952)

G | 115 min | Documentary

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A standard screen B&W prologue during which Lowell Thomas shows how, from the dawn of history, mankind has attempted to create the illusion of depth & movement by artistic, mechanical and ... See full summary »

Directors: Merian C. Cooper, Gunther von Fritsch, Ernest B. Schoedsack, Michael Todd Jr. | Stars: Lowell Thomas, Kathy Darlyn, Toni Valk

Votes: 368 | Gross: $41.60M

43. Rio Grande (1950)

Approved | 105 min | Romance, Western

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A cavalry officer posted on the Rio Grande must deal with murderous raiding Apaches, his son who's a risk-taking recruit and his wife from whom he has been separated for many years.

Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Ben Johnson, Claude Jarman Jr.

Votes: 11,433

44. Wagon Master (1950)

Approved | 86 min | Adventure, Western

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Two young drifters guide a Mormon wagon train to the San Juan Valley and encounter cutthroats, Indians, geography, and moral challenges on the journey.

Director: John Ford | Stars: Ben Johnson, Joanne Dru, Harry Carey Jr., Ward Bond

Votes: 3,357

45. She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)

Unrated | 103 min | Western

7.4
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled.

Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Joanne Dru, John Agar, Ben Johnson

Votes: 13,011

46. Mighty Joe Young (1949)

Approved | 84 min | Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

7.0
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  
61 Metascore

A young woman who has raised a giant gorilla from an infant brings him to Hollywood years later seeking her fortune in order to save her family's ranch.

Director: Ernest B. Schoedsack | Stars: Terry Moore, Ben Johnson, Robert Armstrong, Mr. Joseph Young

Votes: 3,734

47. Fort Apache (1948)

Approved | 128 min | Action, Adventure, Western

7.6
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

At Fort Apache, an honorable and veteran war captain finds conflict when his regime is placed under the command of a young, glory hungry lieutenant colonel with no respect for the local Indian tribe.

Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple, Pedro Armendáriz

Votes: 13,676

48. 3 Godfathers (1948)

Passed | 106 min | Drama, Western

7.2
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

When 3 outlaws on the run find a dying woman and her newborn baby in the desert they vow to save the child.

Director: John Ford | Stars: John Wayne, Pedro Armendáriz, Harry Carey Jr., Ward Bond

Votes: 6,718

49. The Fugitive (1947)

Approved | 104 min | Drama, History

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Anti-Catholic and anti-cleric policies in the Mexican state of Tabasco lead the revolutionary government to persecute the state's last remaining priest.

Directors: John Ford, Emilio Fernández | Stars: Henry Fonda, Dolores del Rio, Pedro Armendáriz, J. Carrol Naish

Votes: 1,658

50. Dr. Cyclops (1940)

Not Rated | 77 min | Adventure, Drama, Horror

6.5
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A mad scientist working in the South American jungle miniaturizes his colleagues when he feels his megalomania is threatened.

Director: Ernest B. Schoedsack | Stars: Albert Dekker, Thomas Coley, Janice Logan, Charles Halton

Votes: 1,709