A film crew goes to a tropical island for an exotic location shoot and discovers a colossal ape who takes a shine to their female blonde star. He is then captured and brought back to New York City for public exhibition.
Featured in the lyrics "Science Fiction, Double Feature" in The Rocky Horror Show.
Director: Merian C Cooper and Ernest B Schoedsack
Fay Wray as Ann Darrow
Robert Armstrong as Carl Denham
Bruce Cabot as John Driscoll
Frank Reicher as Capt Englehorn
Sam Hardy as Charles Weston