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.
Several pieces of dialogue in the movie are taken from the original 1933 King Kong (1933): * When Ann Darrow and Bruce Baxter are filming a movie scene on the deck of the S.S. Venture (with Carl Denham operating the camera), their "movie dialogue" (about "women on ... ...
That's a funny one. Isn't that funnier?
After Kong is captured Englehorn seems to have forgotten that there was still a warrant for Carl Denham's arrest as Denham is seen back in New York rather than be imprisoned in Ragoon.
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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