PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Drama
A movie crew, travelling to a mysterious island to shoot their picture, encounter a furious gorilla, taking their leading actress and forming a special relationship with her, protecting her at all costs.
(at around 7 mins) When the thuggish Studio Executive refuses to continue financing Denham's film, he says, "It's not the principle of the thing; it's the money!" This is a saying attributed to legendary showbiz mom Rose Hovick, mother of Gypsy Rose Lee and June Havoc (who... ...
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Using a submachine gun, firing at full auto, to pick the bugs off someone's back without killing/wounding that person, is simply impossible.
At the end of the closing credits: "This film is dedicated with love and respect to the original adventurers of Skull Island: Merian C. Cooper, Ernest B. Schoedsack, Willis H. O'Brien, Max Steiner, Robert Armstrong and ... the incomparable Fay Wray. They continue to inspire all those who follow in their footsteps."
£6,944,740 (UK) (16 December 2005)
$218,051,260 (USA) (31 March 2006)
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