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1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Actress Ann Darrow (Fay Wray) and director Carl Denham (Robert Armstrong) travel to the Indian Ocean to do location shoots for Denham's new jungle picture. Along the way, the actress meets and falls for rugged First Mate John Driscoll (Bruce Cabot). Upon arriving at a mysterious island, Ann is taken hostage by natives who prepare her as a sacrifice to the enormous ape Kong who rules over their jungle. But when Ann is rescued and Kong is captured, the real trouble begins.

Cast: Fay Wray , Bruce Cabot , Robert Armstrong , Frank Reicher , Sam Hardy , Noble Johnson , James Flavin , Steve Clemento

Directors: Merian C. Cooper , Ernest B. Schoedsack

Genres: Adventure, Fantasy

King Kong (1933)

Release Date: March 7th, 1933|1 hr. 40 min.

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  • August 13, 2012 filmlover1994
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    King Kong Is One Of My Favorite Film Characters And One Of My Favorite Films Of All Time.

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Shelf Life: King Kong (1933)

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Todd Gilchrist on Oct 5th, 2010 1:15PM

Regardless how good or bad either iteration actually is, it feels somewhat tragic whenever I know a modern remake better than the classic movie that inspired it. For example, George Romero's 'Dawn...

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