Cult Cinema Cavalcade
King Kong Vs. Godzilla (1962)
Feb 4, 2020 · 47 min
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Our Godzilla Showa Era February Marathon continues with KING KONG VS. GODZILLA!
King Kong and Godzilla go head-to-head in an epic battle of the beast when the giant gorilla escapes from captivity in Japan and squares up to the recently thawed lizard.

Movie Information: King Kong Vs. Godzilla

Synopsis: A newspaper and television station funded by a pharmaceutical company want a sensation, which happens to be the discovery of King Kong on an island. He is captured and brought to Japan, where he escapes from captivity and battles Godzilla.

Release date: August 11, 1962

Director: Ishirô Honda

Box office: $200,000 (estimated)

Music by: Akira Ifukube

Screenplay: Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Paul Mason (english version), Bruce Howard (english version), John Beck (uncredited), Willis H. O’Brien (uncredited)

Produced By: John Beck, Tomoyuki Tanaka

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Movie Rating: King Kong Vs. Godzilla

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"The fights are more than just slapping, its a real deal wrestling match!"


"Despite the American news inserts trying their best to sink it, King Kong vs Godzilla is exactly what you're hoping for this movie to be!"

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