King Kong (1976) Review

King Kong (1976) Review

1976’s King Kong (1976) brings our prehistoric primate bang up to date in a then-contemporary reimagining There’s more than a hint of opportunistic JAWS cash-in the Dino De Laurentiis’ ambitious remake of the 1933 classic. With a script by then go-to screenwriter Lorenzo Semple Jr (best known, perhaps, for TV’s BATMAN), the 1976 KING KONG ..

King Kong Lives (1986) Review

King Kong Lives (1986) Review

King Kong Lives but it’s not much of a life, really. Although it’s a direct sequel to 1976’s KING KONG, the only character who actually returns after a ten-year hiatus is Kong himself (this time played by Peter Elliot), although Jeff Bridges and Jessica Lange do feature in a snippet of footage from the end ..