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King Kong (1933)

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100 min | Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi

A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal ape who takes a shine to their female blonde star. He is then captured and brought back to New York City for public exhibition.
Writers
James Ashmore Creelman (screen play) (as James Creelman) | Ruth Rose (screen play) | Merian C. Cooper (from an idea conceived by) | Edgar Wallace (from an idea conceived by)
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Edward Linden (photographed by) (as Eddie Linden) | J.O. Taylor (photographed by) | Vernon L. Walker (photographed by) (as Vernon Walker)
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Budget
$ 670,000
Gross (USA)
$ 10,000,000
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Release date
Apr 7, 1933 (United States)

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