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.
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(at around 18 mins) In one scene, it is shown that there is a name of the town of 'Surabaya' (Indonesia) under the name of S.S. Venture. Some people have noted that it was still written as "Soerabaja" in 1933, but in fact the spelling "Surabaya" was already accepted in English at that time. (source: The Times of India New Standard Encyclopedia and World Atlas, 1936)
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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