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King Kong
King Kong (2005)
Title: King Kong
Directed by: Peter Jackson
Written by: Peter Jackson; Philippa Boyens; Fran Walsh
Produced by: Jan Blenkin; Carolynne Cunningham; Peter Jackson; Fran Walsh
Music by: James Newton Howard
Cinematography: Andrew Lesnie
Edited by: Jamie Selkirk
Distributed by: Universal Pictures; WingNut Films
Released: December 14th, 2005
Rating: PG-13
Running time: 187 min. (Theatrical cut)
201 min. (Extended cut)
Country: USA
Language: English
Budget: $207,000,000 [1]
Gross: $550,517,357 [2]

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Notes & Trivia Edit

  • The tagline for this film is, "The Eighth Wonder of the World".
  • Closed out of theaters on April 6th, 2006 after being screened for 16 weeks (114 days). [4]
  • The events from this film take place in the year 1933, the same year that the original King Kong was released.
  • Andy Serkis, who was the human stand-in for Kong, also played the role of Gollum in Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings trilogy.
  • In 2005, direct-to-video production company The Asylum released King of the Lost World to capitalize on the popularity of King Kong. The film blends elements of the Kong story trope with character archetypes from Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World.

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