Mighty Joe Young 1998

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(42) IMDb 5.5/10
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Joe is a smart and friendly fifteen foot gorilla who has grown up with his best friend Jill Young (Charlize Theron) in the remote mountains of Central Africa. But Joe's peaceful life is disturbed by the arrival of poachers and it is up to Jill and zoologist Gregg O'Hara (Bill Paxton) to rescue their ape friend. Joe is moved to California where he is safely placed within an animal conservatory.

Starring:
David Paymer,Bill Paxton
Runtime:
1 hour, 49 minutes

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Mighty Joe Young

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Product Details

Genres Drama, Children & Family, Action & Adventure
Director Ron Underwood
Starring David Paymer, Bill Paxton
Supporting actors Rade Serbedzija, Naveen Andrews, Charlize Theron, Regina King
Studio Disney
BBFC rating Parental Guidance
Purchase rights Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details
Format Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)

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10 of 10 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on 26 April 2000
Format: DVD
A typical Disney classic; funny and sad with a happy ending - what more can one want. Well done to the producers who brought this loveable creature to life.
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9 of 9 people found the following review helpful By Amazon Customer on 11 July 2003
Format: DVD
Incredible animation and attention to detail make you really believe the illusion of life in the creature. A great family film to enjoy again and again.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By april on 11 Jun. 2013
Format: DVD Verified Purchase
Love this film... the affects aren't as good as they would be with todays technology, but it's such a great film, who cares.
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By LooBoo on 23 Jan. 2013
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I loved this film as a child when it came out on video and so the DVD was an essential add to my collection. It still makes me cry but is a fantastic film for everyone. It was nice for me to watch for the nostalgia but my husband, who had never watched it before, enjoyed it too. It is a lovely film and it is just so cute!
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By A.Sud on 3 April 2014
Format: Amazon Instant Video
I have rated this as 4 Stars because it is clearly aimed at a family audience and as such it delivers great entertainment that both adults and children can watch without parents having to be concerned about violence/sex or anything else they may not want their children to see.

If you want some thing for all the family to enjoy then watch this.
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By Denton on 3 Jan. 2011
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After having seen this film on TV our five year old grandson fell in love with Mighty Joe, so we purchased the DVD, it's a wonder it is not worn out having been played virtually non stop every time he is here,
a very worthwhile purchase.
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By Lisa on 7 Sept. 2013
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I ordered this for my daughter as i was having trouble finding it in my local shops and knew she would enjoy it, it arrived quickly and she very much enjoyed the movie! thank you so much
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By K. Nicholson on 9 Sept. 2009
Format: DVD
Kids love this dvd, I quite like it too. Well worth the money as the kids have watched this loads of times. I have too boys who love animals and this has earnt it's money.
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