King Kong

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A Monster of Creation's Dawn Breaks Loose in Our World Today!

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An adventure film about a film crew in search of a monster on a remote island. The crew finds King Kong and decides to take him back to New York as a money making spectacle. The film is a masterpiece of Stop-Motion in filmmaking history and inspired a line of King Kong films.

Directing:
  • Ernest B. Schoedsack
  • Merian C. Cooper
Writing:
  • James Ashmore Creelman
  • Ruth Rose
Classic SciFi icon 8/8
  • Release Date: 1933-04-07
  • Views: 282
  • Country: US
  • Language: English
  • Runtime: 100
  • Budget: $672,000
  • Revenue: $10,000,000

Robert Armstrong

Carl Denham

Fay Wray

Ann Darrow

Bruce Cabot

Jack Driscoll

Frank Reicher

Captain Eaglehorn

Victor Wong

Charlie - Ship's Cook

James Flavin

Mate Briggs

Sam Hardy

Charles Weston

Noble Johnson

Skull Island Native Chief

Steve Clemente

Skull Island Witch Doctor

Bill Williams

Theatre Usher (uncredited)

Dick Curtis

Member of Ship's Crew (uncredited)

Roscoe Ates

Press Photographer (uncredited)

Merian C. Cooper

Pilot of Plane That Kills Kong (uncredited)

Ernest B. Schoedsack

Machine-Gunner on Plane That Kills Kong (uncredited)

Harry Strang

Policeman at Headquarters (uncredited)