Naomi Watts, Jack Black and Adrien Brody star in director Peter Jackson’s King Kong remake. Watch the movie trailer below. A legendary giant gorilla is captured on a treacherous island and brought to New York to be exhibited, where he breaks loose and runs amok through Manhattan.
Release Date: December 14, 2005
Studio: Universal Pictures
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Remake
Director: Peter Jackson
Screenwriter: Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh, Philippa Boyens
Cast: Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody, Andy Serkis, Thomas Kretschmann, Colin Hanks, Kyle Chandler, Jamie Bell
Running Time: 3 hr.
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for frightening adventure violence and some disturbing images.
In 1933 New York, overly ambitious movie producer Carl Denham (Jack Black) coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant gorilla who is immediately smitten with leading lady Ann Darrow (Naomi Watts).