King Kong (1976 movie)

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King Kong (1976)
Directed byJohn Guillermin
Produced byDino De Laurentiis
Screenplay byLorenzo Semple Jr.
StarringJeff Bridges
Jessica Lange
Charles Grodin
Rick Baker
Music byJohn Barry
CinematographyRichard H. Kline
Production
company
Dino De Laurentiis Company
Distributed byParamount Pictures (United States)
Toho Towa (Japan)
Release date
  • December 17, 1976 (1976-12-17) (United States)
Running time
134 minutes
182 minutes (extended cut)
CountryUnited States
Italy
LanguageEnglish

King Kong is a 1976 Italian-American horror-adventure fantasy monster remake of the original King Kong of 1933. produced by Paramount Pictures and Dino De Laurentiis Productions. It was directed by John Guillermin. It stars Jeff Bridges and Jessica Lange and Rick Baker/Peter Cullen as Kong. as the film featuring World Trade Center or Twin Towers as the 12-meter ape named, Kong climbs top an tower.