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Universal acclaim - based on 39 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 1172 Ratings

Summary: Carl Denham needs to finish his movie and has the perfect location; Skull Island. But he still needs to find a leading lady. This 'soon-to-be-unfortunate' soul is Ann Darrow. No one knows what they will encounter on this island and why it is so mysterious, but once they reach it, they will soon find out. Living on this hidden island is a giant gorilla and this beast now has Ann is its grasps. Carl and Ann's new love, Jack Driscoll must travel through the jungle looking for Kong and Ann, whilst avoiding all sorts of creatures and beasts. But Carl has another plan in mind.
Runtime: 187 min
Rating: Rated PG-13 for frightening adventure violence and some disturbing images.
Production: Universal Pictures
Genres: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Countries: USA, Germany, New Zealand
Language: English
Home Release Date: Mar 28, 2006
Director Credit
Peter Jackson Director
Writer Credit
Edgar Wallace Story
Fran Walsh Screenplay
Merian C. Cooper Story
Peter Jackson Screenplay
Philippa Boyens Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Adrien Brody Jack Driscoll
Jack Black Carl Denham
Naomi Watts Ann Darrow
Cast Credit
Andy Serkis Kong/Lumpy
Bill Johnson Manny
Colin Hanks Preston
Craig Hall Mike
Evan Parke Hayes
Geraldine Brophy Maude
Jamie Bell Jimmy
John Sumner Herb
Kyle Chandler Bruce Baxter
Lobo Chan Choy
Mark Hadlow Harry
Thomas Kretschmann Captain Englehorn
Producer Credit
Annette Wullems Associate Producer
Carolynne Cunningham Producer
Eileen Moran Co-Producer
Fran Walsh Producer
Jan Blenkin Producer
Peter Jackson Producer
Philippa Boyens Co-Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: