News for Jan. 10, 2006
writes: Not sure if you've posted this already, but this week at Book Soup in Hollywood the following book-signing event will take place: Thursday, January 12th, 7pm Ray Morton presents and signs King Kong: The History of a Movie Icon from Fay Wray to Peter Jackson
He is one of the most amazing, popular, and iconic characters in the history of motion pictures. His 1933 debut was a legendary piece of pure cinema; simultaneously a terrifying monster movie, epic fairy tale, tragic love story, and deeply resonant cultural myth. His name is King Kong. And this is the first book to chronicle the making of all seven feature films in which the character of Kong has appeared, including the hotly anticipated Peter Jackson film opening in December 2005. Generously illustrated with photographs, production art, and promotional materials from the author's extensive private collection, Morton parlays a colorful overview of the tremendous amount of collectible Kong merchandise for fans of Kongdom to devour.Order 'King Kong : The History of a Movie Icon from Fay Wray to Peter Jackson' on Amazon.com today!