Merian C. Cooper

Oct 24, 1893

Bio: American producer and director Merian C. Cooper met his partner Ernest B. Schoedsack in Poland just after serving as a lieutenant colonel with the Kosciusko Flying Squadron during World War I. Together the two went on to co-direct two documentaries. Their success lead Cooper and Schoedsack to begin working in fictional features notable for their exotic backgrounds.… More


Merian C. Cooper Videos

The Quiet Man
2 minutes 50 seconds
Rio Grande
2 minutes 4 seconds
She Wore A Yellow Ribbon
2 minutes 49 seconds
Fort Apache
2 minutes 45 seconds
The Searchers
3 minutes 46 seconds

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