See the Original King Kong in 3 Animated GIFs

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May 11 2012 12:28 PM

Classic Cinema in 3 GIFs: King Kong

Still from King Kong
King Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World, in New York.

Publicity still © 1933 Warner Bros. Ent. All Rights Reserved.

Every once in a while we like to pay tribute to a landmark film by encapsulating it in three animated GIFs. For this installment we're honoring King Kong, the 1933 adventure film that became a monster hit.

In the comments, let us know which three GIFs you would have selected, and nominate the film we should take on next.

King Kong GIF 1

Images from King Kong © 1933 Warner Bros. Ent. All Rights Reserved.

King Kong GIF 2

Images from King Kong © 1933 Warner Bros. Ent. All Rights Reserved.

King Kong GIF 3

Images from King Kong © 1933 Warner Bros. Ent. All Rights Reserved.

Forrest Wickman is a Slate senior editor. He writes and edits for Slate’s culture blog, Brow Beat.

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