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King of Kong Island (1968)

Eva, la Venere selvaggia (original title)
Eve is a jungle girl brought up by apes. She is captured with a number of apes by a mad scientist, conducting mind control experiments on them. Eventually she is liberated by a young explorer.

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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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Jungle Shake
Written by Roberto Pregadio
Performed by Roberto Pregadio
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One of the Best Movie Posters I've Ever Seen For a BAD Movie
31 October 2014 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

"What Would a Woman Do to Survive?" asks the box art caption to Kong Island. A naked woman tries to cover her naughty bits with a deadly boa constrictor while a lustful King Kong attempts to peel the snake away. It's a wonderfully trashy piece of work that has nothing whatsoever to do with this dreadful 1968 exploitation pic. Former The Fury of Hercules actor Brad Harris stars as a mercenary working out of Kenya to stop a mad scientist using transmitters implanted into gorillas to control their primitive minds. There's a sub plot involving a woman named Eva who's been living in the jungle like a female Tarzan although the camera spends more time caressing the muscular Brad Harris who also served as producer.


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