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Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMovies · 10 years ago

Where was the original movie, king kong filmed at?

I have watched this movie several times and enjoyed their attempts to do special effects, especially the ariel footage where King kong was killed. How did they manage this footage on a 'two dollar budget' I wonder?

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    Backlot, Culver Studios - 9336 W. Washington Blvd., Culver City, California, USA

    (native village/Great Wall set/jungle)

    Bronson Canyon, Griffith Park - 4730 Crystal Springs Drive, Los Angeles, California, USA

    (some shots of jungle)

    Culver Studios - 9336 W. Washington Blvd., Culver City, California, USA

    (studio) (aboard ship scenes/interiors/miniature & stop-motion photography/special effects)

    Hoboken, New Jersey, USA

    (establishing long shots of docks and airplane footage only)

    Los Angeles Harbor, San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, USA

    New York City, New York, USA

    (long shots/exterior: Empire State building)

    San Pedro Harbor, Long Beach, California, USA

    San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, USA

    (off-shore, freighter scenes, and beach scenes nearby - landing at Skull Island)

    Shrine Auditorium - 665 W. Jefferson Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, USA

    (Kong on stage scene)

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