The Resource King Kong, Universal Pictures presents a WingNut Films production

King Kong, Universal Pictures presents a WingNut Films production

Label
King Kong
Title
King Kong
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a WingNut Films production
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville, who is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to Skull Island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape named Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation which ultimately leads to catastrophe, including the man who falls in love with Ann and plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her from Kong and her destiny
Cataloging source
LF3
Characteristic
videorecording
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King Kong (2005)
Credits note
Producers, Jan Blenkin, Carolynne Cunningham, Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh ; story, Merian C. Cooper and Edgar Wallace ; screenplay, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens, Peter Jackson ; director, Peter Jackson ; directors of photography, Andrew Lesnie, Derek Whipple ; art directors, Simon Bright, Dan Hennah ; editor, Jamie Selkirk ; music, James Newton Howard ; original score, Max Steiner ; costume designer, Terry Ryan ; production designer, Grant Major ; visual effects supervisors, Scott E. Anderson, Joe Letteri, George Murphy, Ben Snow, Marc Varisco
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Ontario Film Review Board rating: PG
  • Canadian Home Video rating: 14A
Language note
English or French dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.K56 2006
PerformerNote
Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Colin Hanks, Jamie Bell, Andy Serkis, Evan Parke
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  • 1961-
  • 1959-
  • 1968-
  • 1969-
  • 1962-
  • 1977-
  • 1986-
  • 1968-
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  • Jackson, Peter
  • Walsh, Fran
  • Boyens, Philippa
  • Watts, Naomi
  • Black, Jack
  • Brody, Adrien
  • Kretschmann, Thomas
  • Hanks, Colin
  • Bell, Jamie
  • Serkis, Andy
  • Parke, Evan
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • WingNut Films (Firm)
Runtime
188
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  • King Kong (Fictitious character)
  • Actresses
  • Motion picture producers and directors
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
King Kong, Universal Pictures presents a WingNut Films production
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Disc one is English language version; disc two is French language version
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 188 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192668821
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 452981
  • (HPL)67616985
System details
DVD; NSTC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
King Kong, Universal Pictures presents a WingNut Films production
Publication
Copyright
Note
Disc one is English language version; disc two is French language version
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 188 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192668821
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 452981
  • (HPL)67616985
System details
DVD; NSTC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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