King Kong (1933)  A gigantic ape is captured and brought to New York City where it breaks loose.

King Kong This is an early publicity shot and is quite different than the final movie version. Both the building and the Kong puppet are quite a bit different than what appears in the film.

A three-sheet for the 1933 monster movie King Kong in what is known as the "Style A" design, which sold for $244,500 in 1999. This for comparison, is the "Style B" three sheet Photograph: Everett Collection / Rex Feature

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King Kong - 2005 - Can't watch it without crying ! To think an animal would give up his life for her like no man would , so well acted by Naomi Watts , blows all other King Kong movies away

Penny says: "What Ann and Kong share is empathic understanding; they look into each other’s eyes and see the souls within.

KING KONG - Jessica Lane in the palm of the great ape - Directed by John Guillermin - Paramount - Publicity Still.

KING KONG - Jessica Lane in the palm of the great ape - Anyone else suddenly craving a Popsicle?

King Kong - Skull Island - Adan Arellano ----

The winner of the Poster Spy Kong Skull Island alternative movie poster competition - it's pretty awesome don't you think.