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King of Kong Island (1968)
"Eva, la Venere selvaggia" (original title)

Unrated  |   |  Action, Adventure, Horror  |  29 September 1968 (Italy)
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Complete credited cast:
Brad Harris ...
Burt Dawson
Esmeralda Barros ...
Eva, the savage girl
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Albert Muller
Adriana Alben ...
Ursula
Mark Farran ...
Robert
Aldo Cecconi ...
Theodore (as Jim Clay)
Paolo Magalotti ...
Turk (as Paul Carter)
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Forrester (as Dan Doney)
Miles Mason ...
Malik the Gorilla
Gino Turini ...
Turk's Goon (as John Turner)
Ursula Davis ...
Diana
Gianni Pulone ...
Payroll Robber (as Bianni Pulone)
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A group of mad scientists travel to Kong Island where they implant receptors into the brains of gorillas planning to create a gorilla war for world domination. Out to break a few heads is a descendant of King Kong. Written by Ray Hamel <hamel@primate.wisc.edu>

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Although the U.S. version was promoted under the title "King of Kong Island", the on screen title reads simply "Kong Island". See more »

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Albert Muller: [to Burt Dawson] You're an excellent specimen of the human race - strong, clever, brave. That's why I've chosen you for my first experiment on a human being. You'll have the honor of being the first man to become my slave.
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Eva's Beguine
Written by Roberto Pregadio
Performed by Edda Dell'Orso
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Guns! Girls! Gorillas!
21 February 2010 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

"A diabolical team of scientists land on 'Kong Island' determined to implant devices into the brains of the gorilla population that will transform them into an unstoppable army. Their plan for world domination runs off the tracks when a descendant of 'King Kong' arrives and the mayhem begins," according to the DVD sleeve's synopsis. The promised "descendant" of King Kong never arrived, at least not in my copy of this film.

Alternately dubbed "Kong Island" or "King of Kong Island" for English language listeners, this cheap Italian production includes gunfire, two gorillas, plus three sexy women: topless "savage girl" Esmerelda Barros (as Eva), bikini clad Adriana Alben (as Ursula), and leggy Ursula Davis (as Diana). Star Brad Harris (as Burt) shows off his chest, too. Tune in to see how all this, with kidnapping and simian surgery, is made dull.

** Eva, la Venere selvaggia (9/29/68) Roberto Mauri ~ Brad Harris, Marc Lawrence, Esmerelda Barros, Ursula Davis


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