Konga (1961)

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The poster for Konga
Directed by John Lemont
Producer(s) Herman Cohen, Nathan Cohen, Stuart Levy
Written by Herman Cohen, Aben Kandel
Music by Gerard Schurmann
Distributor Anglo-Amalgamated DistributorsUK
American International PicturesUS
Rating Not Rated
Budget $500,000
Running time 90 minutes
(1 hour, 30 minutes)
Aspect ratio 1.66:1
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Not since "King Kong" has the screen exploded with such mighty fury and spectacle!

— Tagline

Konga is a 1961 science fiction monster film produced by Anglo-Amalgamated Productions. It was released to British theaters on March 26, 1961 and to American theaters on May 3 of the same year as a double feature with Master of the World.

Plot[edit | edit source]

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Staff[edit | edit source]

Staff role on the left, staff member's name on the right.

  • Directed by   John Lemont
  • Written by   Herman Cohen, Aben Kandel
  • Produced by   Herman Cohen, Nathan Cohen, Stuart Levy
  • Music by   Gerard Schurmann
  • Cinematography by   Desmond Dickinson
  • Edited by   Jack Slade

Cast[edit | edit source]

Actor's name on the left, character played on the right.

  • Michael Gough   as   Dr. Charles Decker
  • Margo Johns   as   Margaret
  • Jess Conrad   as   Bob Kenton
  • Claire Gordon   as   Sandra Banks
  • Austin Trevor   as   Dean Foster
  • Jack Watson   as   Superintendent Brown
  • George Pastell   as   Professor Tagore
  • Vanda Godsell   as   Bob's mother
  • Stanley Morgan   as   Inspector Lawson
  • Grace Arnold   as   Miss Barnesdell
  • Leonard Sachs   as   Bob's Father
  • Nicholas Bennett   as   Daniel
  • Kim Tracy   as   Mary
  • Rupert Osborne   as   Eric Kenton
  • Waveney Lee   as   Janet Kenton
  • John Welsh   as   Commissioner Garland
  • Paul Stockman   as   Konga (uncredited)

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Monsters[edit | edit source]

Weapons, vehicles, and races[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Main article: Konga (film)/Gallery.

Alternate titles[edit | edit source]

  • Giant Ape Monster Konga (巨大猿怪獣コンガ,   Kyodaien Kaijū Konga) (Japan)
  • King Kong (Spain, Turkey)

Theatrical releases[edit | edit source]

  • United Kingdom - March 26, 1961
  • United States - May 3, 1961
  • Portugal - January 3, 1978

Video releases[edit | edit source]

Warner Home Video VHS (1990)

  • Tapes: 1
  • Audio: English

Kino Lorber Blu-ray (2019)

  • Region: A
  • Discs: 1
  • Audio: English (2.0 Mono)
  • Subtitles: English

Reception[edit | edit source]

Videos[edit | edit source]

Trailers[edit | edit source]

Konga trailer

References[edit | edit source]

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