TThe Petrox company’s search for new oil reserves on a strange island unleashes a terror unseen by civilized man - KING KONG! The timeless story of a "beauty" (Jessica Lange, making her feature-film debut) and a "beast" comes to the screen in this ambitious production from Dino De Laurentiis. Charles Grodin is the scheming oil company shark out to exploit the giant beast to his fullest. And Jeff Bridges is the desperate hero, Jack Prescott, who attempts to wrest the beautiful heroine (Lange) from King Kong’s grasp. New York City trembles with each echoing footstep of the towering ape set loose in the streets!

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King Kong (1976)

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Action/Horror/Adventure/Romance · 2h 14m · 12/17/1976

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TThe Petrox company’s search for new oil reserves on a strange island unleashes a terror unseen by civilized man - KING KONG! The timeless story of a "beauty" (Jessica Lange, making her feature-film debut) and a "beast" comes to the screen in this ambitious production from Dino De Laurentiis. Charles Grodin is the scheming oil company shark out to exploit the giant beast to his fullest. And Jeff Bridges is the desperate hero, Jack Prescott, who attempts to wrest the beautiful heroine (Lange) from King Kong’s grasp. New York City trembles with each echoing footstep of the towering ape set loose in the streets!

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United States, Italy

Production Company

Dino De Laurentiis Corporation

Budget

$24,000,000

Revenue

$96,600,000
Part Of
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King Kong

Cast
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Jeff Bridges

Jack Prescott
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Keny Long

Ape Masked Man
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Sid Conrad

Petrox Chairman
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George Whiteman

Army Helicopter Pilot
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Wayne Heffley

Air Force General
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Rick Baker

King Kong (uncredited)
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Todd Baker

Shea Stadium Spectator (uncredited)
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Corbin Bernsen

Reporter (uncredited)
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Ray Buktenica

Naval officer (uncredited)
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Larry M. Byrd

Excited fan (uncredited)
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S.C. Dacy

Newspaper Photographer (uncredited)
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Donald F. Glut

Guy in amphitheatre bleachers where Kong escapes (uncredited)
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Walt Gorney

Subway Driver (uncredited)
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Brent Huff

Extra (uncredited)
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Shawn McAllister

Police Sergeant (uncredited)
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Joe Piscopo

Bit Part (uncredited)
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Garry Walberg

Army General
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Mario Gallo

Timmons
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Charles Grodin

Fred Wilson
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Ira S. Rosenstein

Logan (uncredited)
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John Randolph

Captain Ross
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Rene Auberjonois

Roy Bagley
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Julius Harris

Boan
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Jack O'Halloran

Joe Perko
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Dennis Fimple

Sunfish
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Ed Lauter

Carnahan
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Jorge Moreno

Garcia
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John Lone

Chinese Cook
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Billy Zoom

Man running from monkey (uncredited)
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John Agar

City Official
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Jessica Lange

Dwan
Crew
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John Guillermin

Director
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Merian C. Cooper

Writer
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Edgar Wallace

Writer
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James Ashmore Creelman

Writer
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Ruth Rose

Writer
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Lorenzo Semple Jr.

Writer
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