King Kong (1976)

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Remake of 1933 film. The Petrox Oil Company sends an expedition by ship into Micronesia, hoping to find petroleum deposits on Skull Island. Instead they find a prehistoric monster which they capture for use in Petrox publicity. They manage to bring King Kong back to New York. However, he escapes and searches for Dwan, a would-be starlet. He takes her to the World Trade Centre where he is attacked by flamethrowers and army helicopters and is fatally wounded while protecting Dwan.

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