King Kong (2005)

A greedy film producer assembles a team of moviemakers and sets out for the infamous Skull Island, where they find more than just cannibalistic natives.

All Releases

Domestic (38.8%)
$218,080,025
International (61.2%)
$344,283,424
Worldwide
$562,363,449
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorUniversal Pictures
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Domestic Opening$50,130,145
Budget$207,000,000
Earliest Release DateDecember 14, 2005 (38 markets)
MPAAPG-13
Running Time3 hr 7 min
GenresAction Adventure Drama Romance

Domestic

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
DomesticDec 14, 2005$50,130,145$218,080,025

Europe, Middle East, and Africa

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
AustriaDec 14, 2005$2,113,927
BelgiumDec 14, 2005$4,683,067
BulgariaDec 14, 2005$59,500$367,431
CroatiaDec 14, 2005$427,080
CyprusDec 14, 2005$203,979
Czech RepublicDec 15, 2005$170,281$746,836
Czech Republic/SlovakiaDec 15, 2005$785,922
DenmarkDec 14, 2005$4,013,106
EgyptJan 25, 2006$423,687
EstoniaDec 14, 2005$167,587
FinlandDec 14, 2005$1,206,257
FranceDec 14, 2005$26,629,505
GermanyDec 14, 2005$6,377,838$20,987,563
GreeceDec 14, 2005$1,945,286
HungaryDec 14, 2005$559,088
IcelandDec 14, 2005$477,008
IsraelDec 15, 2005$1,346,385
ItalyDec 16, 2005$2,328,615$10,920,325
KenyaDec 14, 2005$80,597
LatviaDec 14, 2005$178,351
LebanonJan 5, 2006$110,897$398,207
LithuaniaDec 14, 2005$179,159
Middle East/UAEDec 14, 2005$3,369,650
NetherlandsDec 14, 2005$869,461$4,796,229
NorwayDec 14, 2005$917,985$4,590,812
PolandDec 14, 2005$452,687$1,664,250
PortugalDec 15, 2005$1,878,143
RomaniaDec 16, 2005$151,887
RussiaDec 14, 2005$9,901,273
Serbia and MontenegroDec 15, 2005$129,986
SlovakiaDec 15, 2005$25,258$63,710
SloveniaDec 14, 2005$294,227
South AfricaDec 14, 2005$614,587$2,261,789
SpainDec 14, 2005$4,023,979$15,149,112
SwedenDec 14, 2005$4,119,017
SwitzerlandDec 14, 2005$2,809,674
TurkeyDec 16, 2005$891,650$2,262,188
UkraineDec 14, 2005$1,610,500
United Arab EmiratesDec 14, 2005$1,856,959
United KingdomDec 15, 2005$10,628,071$52,619,933

Latin America

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
ArgentinaDec 15, 2005$472,985$1,962,899
BrazilDec 16, 2005$5,987,670
Central America+Dec 16, 2005$1,889,304
ChileDec 15, 2005$1,459,715
ColombiaDec 16, 2005$1,753,067
EcuadorDec 16, 2005$495,340
MexicoDec 16, 2005$16,424,831
PeruDec 15, 2005$1,368,397
UruguayDec 16, 2005$17,125
VenezuelaDec 16, 2005$1,414,958

Asia Pacific

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
AustraliaDec 14, 2005$3,751,287$15,985,810
Hong KongDec 14, 2005$5,079,955
IndiaDec 16, 2005$7,672,734
IndonesiaDec 21, 2005$1,909,701
JapanDec 17, 2005$2,305,675$19,533,654
MalaysiaDec 14, 2005$3,265,934
New ZealandDec 14, 2005$1,106,607$5,458,853
PakistanDec 30, 2005$296,383
PhilippinesDec 14, 2005$3,166,492
Russia/CISDec 14, 2005$3,756,668$9,901,273
SingaporeDec 14, 2005$3,038,821
South KoreaDec 16, 2005$24,777,357
TaiwanDec 14, 2005$907,324$7,350,836
ThailandDec 14, 2005$1,317,900$3,018,600

China

AreaRelease DateOpeningGross
ChinaJan 12, 2006$12,684,023