King Kong (1933)
G, 1933, RKO Pictures
Merian C. Cooper, Ernest B. Schoedsack
Frank Reicher, Bruce Cabot, Robert Armstrong, Fay Wray
The movie that saved RKO from bankruptcy. The all-time classic teems with memorable moments, from the moviemaking expedition on a fantastic isle filled with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures, and ending with the giant ape's fateful finale atop the Empire State Building.