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The Resource King Kong, RKO Radio Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack ; screenplay by James A. Creelman and Ruth Rose, (blu-ray)

King Kong, RKO Radio Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack ; screenplay by James A. Creelman and Ruth Rose, (blu-ray)

Label
King Kong
Title
King Kong
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack ; screenplay by James A. Creelman and Ruth Rose
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The original 1933 classic in glorious black and white, newly restored, and digitally remastered. A movie making expedition to a fantastic island is filled with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. A giant simian becomes lovestruck with the film's blonde starlet. King Kong is captured and is brought to Manhattan, where he goes on a rampage, culminating in the fateful finale atop the Empire State Building where he cradles his beloved and swats at machine-gunning airplanes
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
King Kong (Motion picture : 1933)
Credits note
Directors of photography, Eddie Linden, J.O. Taylor, Vernon Walker ; art directors, Carroll Clark, Al Herman ; editor, Ted Cheesman ; music, Max Steiner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; optional French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.K55 2010
PerformerNote
Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, Bruce Cabot
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-2004
  • 1890-1973
  • 1904-1972
  • 1893-1979
  • 1896-1978
  • 1875-1932
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wray, Fay
  • Armstrong, Robert
  • Cabot, Bruce
  • Cooper, Merian C
  • Schoedsack, Ernest B.
  • Creelman, James Ashmore
  • Rose, Ruth
  • Wallace, Edgar
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King Kong (Fictitious character)
  • Actresses
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
King Kong, RKO Radio Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack ; screenplay by James A. Creelman and Ruth Rose, (blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Edgar Wallace and Merian C. Cooper
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Special features: Commentary by visual effects veterans Ray Harryhausen and Ken Ralston ; interview excerpts with Merian C. Cooper and Fay Wray ; I'm King Kong: The exploits of Merian C. Cooper ; RKO Production 601: The making of King Kong ; test footage ; The lost spider pit sequence ; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn657133688
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781419878312
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
ACTION 791.43652 KING ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; B14MB005, #16, 2@27.99, LAP/JKS]
Other control number
883929055609
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
3000030311
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)657133688
System details
Blu-ray disc, Dolby Digital 1.0 mono. ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
DVD
Label
King Kong, RKO Radio Pictures presents ; produced and directed by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack ; screenplay by James A. Creelman and Ruth Rose, (blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Edgar Wallace and Merian C. Cooper
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Special features: Commentary by visual effects veterans Ray Harryhausen and Ken Ralston ; interview excerpts with Merian C. Cooper and Fay Wray ; I'm King Kong: The exploits of Merian C. Cooper ; RKO Production 601: The making of King Kong ; test footage ; The lost spider pit sequence ; theatrical trailer
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn657133688
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781419878312
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
ACTION 791.43652 KING ; XX-BR ; 1BLU-RAY/1AW ; CC ; B14MB005, #16, 2@27.99, LAP/JKS]
Other control number
883929055609
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
3000030311
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)657133688
System details
Blu-ray disc, Dolby Digital 1.0 mono. ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
DVD

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