Not since "King Kong"...has the screen exploded with such mighty fury and spectacle!
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 1 hours, 30 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released: December 3, 2019
  • Originally Released: 1961
  • Label: KL Studio Classics
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)

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Entertainment Reviews:


Total Count: 8


User Ratings: 1,673
Bad monkey! Bad! Full Review
Jan 3, 2005
Konga is a giant ape movie to be sure but Gough's Dr. Decker is a mad scientist in the mode of Peter Cushing's Dr. Frankenstein from Hammer's series... Full Review
Turner Classic Movies Online
Apr 28, 2007
Rating: 2.5/4 -- Herman Cohen met with success by producing and (under pseudonyms) writing the 1957 hits I Was a Teenage Werewolf and I Was a Teenage Frankenstein, so why not go for the hat-trick by unleashing I Was a Teenage Gorilla onto an unsuspecting world? Full Review
Film Frenzy
Dec 9, 2019
A hoot from beginning to end, this is sheer B-movie lunacy of remarkably bad proportions, and all the more essential for it. Full Review
Exquisite Terror
Feb 27, 2019
Rating: 2/5 -- Bad enough to be funny, but not funny enough to make it worthwhile
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
Jul 30, 2002
Rating: 3/5 -- Get in shape, ape!
Film Threat
Dec 17, 2005
Rating: 1/5 -- if you're one of those sadomasochistic cinephiles looking for raspberries this is a sure fire winner. Full Review
Dec 11, 2005

Product Description:

After a trip to Africa, mad-scientist Dr. Decker returns with ability to make plants and animals grow to an amazingly hefty size. When he tests his new developments on a baby chimpanzee, he unwillingly creates a gargantuan savage gorilla that wastes no time in terrorizing the streets of London!


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  • UPC: 738329240974
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