Jackie Cooper


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Jackie Cooper
  • Birth Name: John Cooper, Jr.
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/15/1922
  • Date of Death: 05/03/2011
  • Profession: Actor; director; producer
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VIDEO: Caesar and Me

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Caesar and Me
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Length: 25:08
Aired: 4/10/1964

When ventriloquist Jonathan West can not find any work his dummy Caesar suggests he turn to robbery. watch

VIDEO: Sounds and Silences

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Sounds and Silences
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Length: 24:54
Aired: 4/10/1964

Roswell Flemington enjoys loud noises, is an annoyance to others and is suitably punished. watch

VIDEO: Caesar and Me

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Caesar and Me
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Length: 18:48:15
Aired: 4/10/1964

A ventriloquist's dummy goads him into committing burglaries. watch


Superman Iv: The Quest For Peace
Superman Iii
The Devil Is A Sissy

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The Pink Panther Strike Again
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Superman IV: The Quest for Peace [HD]
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace

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Hi Neighbor / A Lad and a Lamp
Bored of Education/Follies of 1936 [HD]
Choo-Choo [HD]
Fly My Kite [HD]

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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2011 Hollywood's Children TV Show Series, Subject (person only)
1990 Hollywood Chronicles TV Show Series, Host
1987 Surrender Movie, Actor - Ace Morgan
1987 Superman Iv Movie, Actor - Perry White
1983 Superman III Movie, Actor - Perry White

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Laurence Fishburne to Play Perry White in Man of Steel

Looks like the thing to do after leaving a crime procedural is to join Man of Steel.

Laurence Fishburne, who exited CSI after two seasons, has signed on to the Superman reboot as Daily Planet Editor-in-Chief Perry White, Entertainment Weekly reports.

Laurence Fishburne exits CSI after two seasons

Fishburne is the first black actor to play the part. He succeeds ...
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Jackie Cooper, Superman's Perry White, Dies at 88

Jackie Cooper, who played Daily Planet editor Perry White in the original Superman films, has died. He was 88 years old.

Cooper died Tuesday at a Beverly Hills, Calif., hospital after a sudden illness, TMZ reports.

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I'm looking for a movie I ...

Question: I'm looking for a movie I loved as a kid in which a family lives at the North Pole and is involved with drilling for oil. They find that they're right next to Santa's workshop and that the drilling is killing the North Pole; there may be no more Santa or elves if they can't stop the destruction. It isn’t animated and was always aired on one of the networks 10 or so years ago, but the movie itself might be older.

Answer: That sounds like the made-for-TV movie The Night They Saved Christmas (1984), directed by Jackie Cooper, in which professional oil rigger Paul Le Mat is warned by someone who claims to be Santa’s head elf (Paul Williams) that if he doesn't stop dynamiting the ice fields, th read more


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