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The Resource King Kong, a Radio picture ; Radio Pictures presents ; executive producer, David O. Selznick ; a Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack production ; screen play by James Creelman and Ruth Rose

King Kong, a Radio picture ; Radio Pictures presents ; executive producer, David O. Selznick ; a Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack production ; screen play by James Creelman and Ruth Rose

Label
King Kong
Title
King Kong
Statement of responsibility
a Radio picture ; Radio Pictures presents ; executive producer, David O. Selznick ; a Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack production ; screen play by James Creelman and Ruth Rose
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Author
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A moviemaking 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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King Kong (Motion picture : 1933)
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Credits note
Photographed by Eddie Linden, Vernon Walker, J.O. Taylor ; music by Max Steiner ; art directors, Carroll Clark, Al Herman ; film editor, Ted Cheesman
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813.52
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.K564 2006
PerformerNote
Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, Bruce Cabot, Frank Reicher, Sam Hardy, Noble Johnson, Steve Clemento, James Flavin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1893-1979
  • 1902-1965
  • 1896-1978
  • 1907-2004
  • 1890-1973
  • 1904-1972
  • 1875-1965
  • 1883-1935
  • 1881-1978
  • 1885-1950
  • 1906-1976
  • 1894-1948
  • 1888-1971
  • 1889-1973
  • 1875-1932
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  • Cooper, Merian C.
  • Schoedsack, Ernest B.
  • Selznick, David O.
  • Creelman, James Ashmore
  • Rose, Ruth
  • Wray, Fay
  • Armstrong, Robert
  • Cabot, Bruce
  • Reicher, Frank
  • Hardy, Sam
  • Johnson, Noble
  • Clemento, Steve
  • Flavin, James
  • Linden, Edward
  • Walker, Vernon L.
  • Taylor, J. O.
  • Steiner, Max
  • Clark, Carroll
  • Herman, Al
  • Cheesman, Ted
  • Wallace, Edgar
  • Radio Pictures
  • RKO Radio Pictures
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Turner Entertainment Co
Runtime
104
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  • King Kong (Fictitious character)
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Actresses
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • King Kong (Personnage fictif)
  • Actrices
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
  • Gorilas
  • Actrices
  • Actresses
  • Human-animal relationships
  • King Kong (Fictitious character)
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
King Kong, a Radio picture ; Radio Pictures presents ; executive producer, David O. Selznick ; a Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack production ; screen play by James Creelman and Ruth Rose
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100021167
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Based on a story by Edgar Wallace and Merian C. Cooper
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Special features: Newly restored and digitally mastered; Commentary by visual effects veterans Ray Harryhausen and Ken Ralston, with interpolated interview excerpts of Merian C. Cooper and Fay Wray; Merian C. Cooper movies trailer gallery
  • National Film Registry selection, 1991
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm65404055
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780790765259
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939601022
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
T6010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)65404055
System details
DVD; NTSC, Dolby Digital stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
King Kong, a Radio picture ; Radio Pictures presents ; executive producer, David O. Selznick ; a Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack production ; screen play by James Creelman and Ruth Rose
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100021167
Distribution
Note
  • Based on a story by Edgar Wallace and Merian C. Cooper
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1933
  • Special features: Newly restored and digitally mastered; Commentary by visual effects veterans Ray Harryhausen and Ken Ralston, with interpolated interview excerpts of Merian C. Cooper and Fay Wray; Merian C. Cooper movies trailer gallery
  • National Film Registry selection, 1991
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm65404055
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780790765259
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939601022
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
T6010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)65404055
System details
DVD; NTSC, Dolby Digital stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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