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King Kong (1976)

Theatrical Performance
Domestic Box Office $52,614,445Details
International Box Office $38,000,000Details
Worldwide Box Office $90,614,445
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  5. Video Sales
  6. Cast & Crew
  7. Trailer


Latest Ranking on Cumulative Box Office Lists

All Time Domestic Box Office (Rank 1,501-1,600) 1,558 $52,614,445
All Time International Box Office (Rank 1,901-2,000) 1,918 $38,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office (Rank 1,601-1,700) 1,643 $90,614,445
All Time Domestic Box Office for Remake Movies 84 $52,614,445
All Time International Box Office for Remake Movies 91 $38,000,000
All Time Worldwide Box Office for Remake Movies 81 $90,614,445

See the Box Office tab (Domestic) and International tab (International and Worldwide) for more Cumulative Box Office Records.

Movie Details

Production Budget:$23,000,000
Domestic Releases: December 17th, 1976 (Wide) by Paramount Pictures
MPAA Rating: PG
Franchise: King Kong
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Keywords: Animals Gone Bad
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Science Fiction
Production Countries: United States

Supporting Cast

Lobo Chan    Choy
Ed Lauter    Carnahan


Corbin Bernsen    Reporter
Rene Auberjonois    Bagley
Jeff Bridges    Jack Prescott
Charles Grodin    Fred Wilson
Jessica Lange    Dwan
Peter Cullen    King Kong

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Domestic Cumulative Box Office Records

Weekend Box Office Performance

DateRankGross% ChangeTheatersPer TheaterTotal GrossWeek
1976/12/17 1 $7,023,921   974 $7,211   $7,023,921 1

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International Cumulative Box Office Records

Worldwide Cumulative Box Office Records