King Kong is brought in by an evil genius to dig for precious gems in a mine when the robot Mechani-Kong is unable to do the task. This leads to the machine and the real Kong engaging in a tremendous battle that threatens to level Japan.

  1. Ishirô Honda


  2. Takeshi Kimura


Top Billed Cast

  1. Rhodes Reason

    Rhodes Reason

    Commander Carl Nelson

  2. Mie Hama

    Mie Hama

    Madame Piranha

  3. Linda Miller

    Linda Miller

    Lieutenant Susan Watson

  4. Akira Takarada

    Akira Takarada

    Lt. Commander Jiro Nomura

  5. Hideyo Amamoto

    Hideyo Amamoto

    Dr. Who

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King Kong Escapes
King Kong Escapes



Original Title Kingu Kongu no Gyakushū

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 16, 1968


    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 44m

Budget -

Revenue -



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