When will this classic be release on DVD? Do they plan on waiting until Peter Jackson's remake is release? Until then, I thought that I should make a thread about King Kong and his gaint ape friends, which will also serve as a check list. King Kong (1933) The classic! One of the greatest movies of all time! No US dvd. Other DVD releases of this flim : UK bare-bones release : Japanese bare-bones release DVD : The Son of Kong (1933) The sequel to the original. Japanese DVD cover : Mighty Joe Young (1949) What Song of Kong should had been. Created by the same team that made the 1st two films. There is a Japanese DVD release of this movie with extras. I can not find the cover on-line. Kingukongu tai Gojira (1962) Japanese version with a different human storyline and a great soundtrack. 98 mins. King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962) Amercian version with a different human storyline and characters and stock soundtrack and bad dubbing. 91 mins US version DVD : Japan DVD cover : Kingukongu no gyakushu (1967) Japanese uncut version. 104 mins King Kong Escapes (1968) (USA) Amercian cut version. 96 mins Japanese DVD cover : King Kong (1976) Remake of the 1st film US DVD Cover : UK DVD cover : King Kong Lives (1986) The sequel to the remake. Japanese DVD cover : Mighty Joe Young (1998) Disney remake of Mighty Joe Young. US DVD cover : UK DVD cover : German DVD cover : Japanese Cover : Those are the offical King Kong Films, I shall return with the insane King Kong Clones later.