The Son of Kong 1933

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They knew how to ruin a franchise in 1933; The Song of Kong is, as the title suggests, on a much smaller scale that the original film, with much of Ernest B Schoedsack’s film given over to music hall songs and mild intrigue and the people of Skull island only get a look in around the midway mark. Carl Denham (Robert Armstrong) leads an expedition from New York in search of treasure, only to find Kong’s roly-poly albino offspring and a few dinosaurs lying in wait. Kong’s son Kiko is a friendly little monkey, and does what he can to protect Denham’s bedraggled party from the island’s inhabitants. Complete with a splendid music number performed by monkeys, The Song of Kong is a delightfully silly affair, a lights dessert after the dramatic beat of the original monster-on-the-loose movie.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Son-Kong-Robert-Armstrong/dp/B00ET27TZY/ref=sr_1_1?s=instant-video&ie=UTF8&qid=1395995235&sr=1-1&keywords=son+of+kong

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