The Origins of King Kong
This large beast made his silver screen debut at New York’s Radio City Music Hall on March 2nd, 1933. American filmmaker Merian C. Cooper was motivated to create such a monster based on a dream he had in which a giant gorilla ransacked and frightened New York City. Instead, filmgoers got an unconventional romantic tale centred on a misunderstood anti-hero. Join WatchMojo.com as we take a look at the origins of King Kong.