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King Kong

Author: Merian C CooperErnest B SchoedsackDavid O SelznickJames Ashmore CreelmanRuth RoseAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video : Turner Entertainment Co., [2006]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A moviemaking expedition to a fantastic island is filled with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. A giant simian becomes lovestruck with the film's blonde starlet. King Kong is captured and is brought to Manhattan, where he goes on a rampage, culminating in the fateful finale atop the Empire State Building where he cradles his beloved and swats at machine-gunning airplanes.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Horror
Thriller
Suspense films
Horror films
Fiction films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Films
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Merian C Cooper; Ernest B Schoedsack; David O Selznick; James Ashmore Creelman; Ruth Rose; Fay Wray; Robert Armstrong; Bruce Cabot; Frank Reicher; Sam Hardy; Noble Johnson; Steve Clemento; James Flavin; Edward Linden; Vernon L Walker; J O Taylor; Max Steiner; Carroll Clark; Al Herman; Ted Cheesman; Edgar Wallace; Radio Pictures,; RKO Radio Pictures,; Warner Home Video (Firm),; Turner Entertainment Co.,
ISBN: 079076525X 9780790765259
OCLC Number: 65404055
Language Note: In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Based on a story by Edgar Wallace and Merian C. Cooper.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1933.
Special features: Newly restored and digitally mastered; Commentary by visual effects veterans Ray Harryhausen and Ken Ralston, with interpolated interview excerpts of Merian C. Cooper and Fay Wray; Merian C. Cooper movies trailer gallery.
National Film Registry selection, 1991.
Credits: Photographed by Eddie Linden, Vernon Walker, J.O. Taylor ; music by Max Steiner ; art directors, Carroll Clark, Al Herman ; film editor, Ted Cheesman.
Cast: Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, Bruce Cabot, Frank Reicher, Sam Hardy, Noble Johnson, Steve Clemento, James Flavin.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : DVD video, sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, Dolby Digital stereo.; region 1.
Other Titles: King Kong (Motion picture : 1933)
Responsibility: a Radio picture ; Radio Pictures presents ; executive producer, David O. Selznick ; a Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack production ; screen play by James Creelman and Ruth Rose.
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A moviemaking expedition to a fantastic island is filled with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. A giant simian becomes lovestruck with the film's blonde starlet. King Kong is captured and is brought to Manhattan, where he goes on a rampage, culminating in the fateful finale atop the Empire State Building where he cradles his beloved and swats at machine-gunning airplanes.

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