It was magnificence killed the beast. The unique and nonetheless the most effective of the good ape collection. On a mysterious and harmful island, a movie producer captures an enormous ape and brings him again to New York within the hopes of capitalizing on his prize. However the imprisoned ape, often known as Kong, has the hots for display magnificence Fay Wray and escapes in pursuit of her. Earlier than his well-known and tragic fall from the Empire State Constructing, he wreaks havoc on town. A traditional magnificence and the beast story that options a number of the best stop-motion results ever filmed. Just lately chosen as one of many prime 50 American movies of all time by the distinguished American Movie Institute and inducted into the Library of Congress Nationwide Movie Registry. Co-starring Robert Armstrong and Bruce Cabot.