Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
Sat, Dec 10, 2016
7:30pm

In Person Guests!
KING KONG (1976)
Discussion following with makeup effects artist Rick Baker, director of photography Richard H. Kline, Martha De Laurentiis and manager Richard Kraft, moderated by KING KONG: THE HISTORY OF A MOVIE ICON author Ray Morton.
40th Anniversary!

KING KONG (1976)
1976, Paramount, 134 min, Dir: John Guillermin

Oil executive Charles Grodin and paleontologist Jeff Bridges set sail for a previously unexplored island, where they discover a gigantic ape; Jessica Lange (in her feature debut) is the beauty who charms the beast. Produced by Dino De Laurentiis, this hit remake takes a lighter tone than the original, and Rick Baker and Carlo Rambaldi’s work bringing Kong to life earned the film a visual effects Oscar. “The moviemaking team has come up with a pop classic that can stand in our affections right next to the original version.” - Pauline Kael, The New Yorker.


Screening format: HD-Cam
Aero Theatre • Sat, Dec 10, 2016 • 7:30pm