Tag Archive: Willis O’Brien

King Kong and Friends: A History of Giant Apes in Film

It was in 1925 when the first giant monster rampaged across the silver screen, stunning audiences at the time with amazing prehistoric creations, that film was Arthur Conan Doyle’s Lost World, and it heralded a new age in cinema.  Close…
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King Kong (1933) – Review

During the 1930s escapism from the realities of The Depression made movie going more important than ever, and in 1933 Merian C. Cooper gave the world King Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World, a film that defined the term…
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