King Kong Lives

King Kong Lives (1986)

America's biggest hero is back... and he is not happy.

  • Genre: Action, Horror
  • Release Date: 1986-11-21
  • User Rating: 4.4/10 from 40 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 45min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: De Laurentiis Entertainment Group (DEG)
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: John Guillermin
star 4.4/10
From 40 Ratings


Kong falls from the twin towers and he appears to be alive!

King Kong Lives Trailer

  • Jeff Bridges

    as Jack Prescott (uncredited)
  • Linda Hamilton

    as Amy Franklin
  • Brian Kerwin

    as Hank Mitchell
  • John Ashton

    as Lt. Col. R.T. Nevitt
  • Peter Michael Goetz

    as Dr. Andrew Ingersoll
  • Peter Elliott

    as King Kong
  • Frank Maraden

    as Dr. Benson Hughes
  • George Antoni

    as Lady Kong
  • Robin Cahall

    as Mazlansky
  • Jimmie Ray Weeks

    as Major Peete
  • Michael Forest

    as Vance
  • Marc Clement

    as Crew Chief
  • Jim Grimshaw

    as Sergeant
  • Jessica Lange

    as Dwan (uncredited)
Directing John Guillermin Director
Writing Ronald Shusett Story
Writing Ronald Shusett Screenplay
Writing Steven Pressfield Story
Writing Steven Pressfield Screenplay
Writing Merian C. Cooper Characters
Writing Edgar Wallace Characters
Production Martha De Laurentiis Producer
Production Lucio Trentini Line Producer
Camera Alec Mills Director of Photography
Editing Malcolm Cooke Editor
Art Peter Murton Production Design
Art Fred Carter Art Direction
Art Tony Reading Art Direction
Art John Wood Art Direction
Art Edward 'Tantar' LeViseur Set Decoration
Art Hugh Scaife Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Clifford Capone Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Grazia De Rossi Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Jeff Goodwin Makeup Artist
Directing Brian W. Cook First Assistant Director
Crew David Edwards Carpenter
Art Andrew Holder Sculptor
Art John D. Kretschmer Leadman
Crew Todd B. Lawson Propmaker
Art John Paterson Construction Coordinator
Art Eric Regan Painter
Art Charles Torbett Property Master
Art Peter Voysey Sculptor
Sound Roberta Doheny Foley Editor
Sound James J. Isaacs Dialogue Editor
Sound Colin Miller Sound Editor
Sound Mike Tucker Boom Operator
Sound Les Wiggins Sound Editor
Crew Joseph P. Mercurio Special Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Carlo Rambaldi Creature Design
Crew Bud Davis Stunt Coordinator
Camera Frank Battiston Dolly Grip
Camera Richard Foreman Jr. Still Photographer
Camera W.C. 'Chunky' Huse Key Grip
Lighting Alec King Gaffer
Lighting David W. Strong Lighting Technician
Costume & Make-Up Dan Chichester Wardrobe Supervisor
Editing Kerry Kohler First Assistant Editor
Sound Tom Carling Music Editor
Directing Rena Sternfeld-Allon Script Supervisor
Crew Dennis Scott Stunts