Coffee With Jeff

Today I have the first part of the story of Merian C. Cooper and the 1933 film King Kong

Show Notes

It was back when sound films were new and special effects were very primitive. Yet, with boundless energy and drive, Merian C. Cooper was able to create his vision is a giant gorilla. Today I have the first part of the story of Cooper and the film King Kong on the 201st episode of Sunday Morning Coffee with Jeff.

Links to the sources I used to write this:
Living Dangerously: The Adventures of Merian C. Cooper, Creator of King Kong by Mark Cotta Vaz
New York Times - Getting That Monkey Off His Creator's Back
Wikipedia - Ernest B. Schoedsack
Wikipedia - Merian C. Cooper
Wikipedia - King Kong (1933 film)
Invention & Technology King Kong

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