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Mighty Joe Young

The beautiful daughter (Charlize Theron) of a slain scientist raises a rare two-ton mountain gorilla in the jungles of Africa, but allows a safari leader (Bill Paxton) to bring the giant beast to Los Angeles in order to save him from a poacher who is obsessed with capturing the mythical creature. Regina King costars in this family fantasy, a modern-day remake of the 1949 classic.

Story by: Merian C. Cooper

Screenplay by: Mark Rosenthal &

Screenplay by: Lawrence Konner

Directed by: Ron Underwood

Duration: 116 mins

Genre: Action, Drama, Family

Advisories: Adult Language, Adult Content, Mild Violence

Rating: PG

Audio Format: Surround Sound, Dolby Digital 5.1, English/Spanish

Video Format: HDTV, Closed Captioning

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