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King Kong (1976)

The most exciting original motion picture event of all time.

King Kong is a 1976 American monster adventure film produced by Dino De Laurentiis and directed by John Guillermin. It is a remake of the 1933 film of the same name about a giant ape that is captured and taken to New York City for exhibition. Featuring special effects by Carlo Rambaldi, it stars Jeff BridgesCharles Grodin and Jessica Lange in her first film role.

The film was the seventh highest-grossing film of 1976. It won the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects and was also nominated for Best Cinematography and Best Sound. Of the three King Kong main films, it is the only one to feature the World Trade Center instead of the Empire State Building. A sequel titled King Kong Lives was released in 1986.

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King Kong
This is a poster for King Kong. The poster art copyright is believed to belong to the distributor of the film, – USA – Paramount Pictures – non-USA – De Laurentiis Entertainment Group (DEG), the publisher of the film or the graphic artist.
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