Sunday, January 23, 2011

Monkeying Around: A*P*E(1976)

I'm not going to indulge myself in bashing the Korean film A*P*E, a 1976 Korean rip off of the '76 American King Kong film which features a rampaging, 36 foot tall ape like creature. In fact, I'm going to try and track it down on DVD(or DVD-R). There's a certain charm to giant monster movies that possess terrible dubbing, atrocious special effects and stale acting. I've seen movie posters of this film which look quite good. Too bad they weren't an accurate representation of the film itself. At any rate, here's the trailer for the Paul Leder directed A*P*E(1976):