Kong Island (1968)

Directed by Roberto Mauri Written by Roberto Mauri and Walter Brandi Run Time: 82 minutes Tagline: From the forest came the terror of… Other Titles: King of Kong Island "I can hardly wait to find out if there really is a sacred monkey." – Diane Yes, I know: sorry about the screen-shot quality. This movie [...]

King Kong (1933)

Written by Merian C. Cooper and Ernest Schoedsack Directed by Merian C. Cooper Tagline: "The most awesome thriller of all time!" Run Time: 100 min Summary: Adventurer and film maker Carl Denham leads an expedition to an uncharted island in search of a legendary beast: Kong. The giant ape is captured and returned to New [...]

Time of the Apes (1987)

Directed by Kiyo Sumi Fukazawa, Atsuo Okunaka Written by Sakyo Komatsu, Kouji Tonaka Run Time: 97 min “No!…I don’t wanna be killed by a monkey!”- Johnny Imagine yourself as a child at the zoo. The summer sun is high in the sky, the roars and cries of the animals fill the air, you’re eating ice [...]

Robot Monster (1953)

Directed by Phil Tucker Written by Wyott Ordung Tagline: “Moon monsters launch attack against Earth! How can science meet the menace of astral assassins? New Science Fiction Thrills!” Run Time: 66 min “I cannot. Yet I must. How do you calculate that? At what point on the graph do ‘must’ and ‘cannot’ meet? Yet I [...]