Adventurous filmmaker, Carl Denham, sets out to produce a motion picture unlike anything the world has seen before. Alongside his leading lady Ann Darrow and his first mate Jack Driscoll, they arrive on an island and discover a legendary creature said to be neither beast nor man. Denham captures the monster to displayed on Broadway as Kong, the eighth wonder of the world.
- Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
- Studio: RKO Radio Pictures
- Keyword: new york city, screenplay, movie business, exotic island, island, ship, great depression, unsociability, dinosaur, black and white, pre-code, sea voyage, damsel in distress, empire state building, giant ape, animal horror, great ape
- Cast: Robert Armstrong, Fay Wray, Bruce Cabot, Frank Reicher, Victor Wong, James Flavin