U.S. film released 1933.
Where the Wild Things Are had cushioned the primal blow of losing Santa Claus and king kong in the same crummy week when I was 5.
Before there was Jane Goodall, or even Tarzan and king kong, the gorilla was a creature of mystery.
He said he cried for three days after he saw the original king kong.
Professor, there's a ship right next door somewhere that should stand out like king kong in a kindergarten.
[fr the 1933 movie King Kong, about a gargantuan gorilla]