Queen Kong (1977)

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  • Queen Kong (Queen Gorilla) Alternative
  • Queen Gorilla Alternative

Synopsis

A spoof version of the classic tale, swopping the sexes of the two lead stars as well as the notorious titular terror. Renowned film-maker Luce Habit (Rula Lenska) rescues a petty thief, Ray Fay (Robin Asquith) from a potential spell in jail and whisks him off to sea to become the lead male star in her new movie - to be shot in darkest Africa. Once their, the beautiful denizens of 'Nabonga-where-they-do-the-Conga' offer Fay as a sacrifice to their giant deity - Queen Kong. Fay and the Queen fall in love with each other, especially after the ape saves him from attacks from giant, prehistoric animals. The Queen is knocked out by gas bombs and taken back to London for exhibition where the usual rampage occurs...

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