Filming Locations (11)

  • Bronson Canyon, Griffith Park - 4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Los Angeles, California, USA (some shots of jungle)

  • San Pedro Harbor, Long Beach, California, USA

  • Shrine Auditorium - 665 W. Jefferson Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, USA (Kong on stage scene)

  • Culver Studios - 9336 W. Washington Blvd., Culver City, California, USA (studio) (aboard ship scenes/interiors/miniature & stop-motion photography/special effects)

  • Hoboken, New Jersey, USA (establishing long shots of docks and airplane footage only)

  • Los Angeles Harbor, San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, USA

  • San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, USA (off-shore, freighter scenes, and beach scenes nearby - landing at Skull Island)

  • RKO-Path√© Studios - 9336 Washington Blvd., Culver City, California, USA (Kong's wall)

  • RKO Studios - 780 N. Gower Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA (ship scenes)

  • Backlot, Culver Studios - 9336 W. Washington Blvd., Culver City, California, USA (native village/Great Wall set/jungle)

  • New York City, New York, USA (long shots/exterior: Empire State building)