Xing xing wang (The Mighty Peking Man) (Colossus of Congo) (Goliathon) (1978) - Rotten Tomatoes

Xing xing wang (The Mighty Peking Man) (Colossus of Congo) (Goliathon) (1978)

Xing xing wang (The Mighty Peking Man) (Colossus of Congo) (Goliathon)

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A powerful earthquake awakens a giant, apelike creature who descends from the mountains into the treacherous jungles of India. Later, an expedition of greedy showmen capture the fearsome beast, bringing him back to civilization!more
Rating: PG-13
Genre: Action & Adventure, Art House & International, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Directed By:
In Theaters:
On DVD: May 23, 2000
Runtime:
Miramax

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Critic Reviews for Xing xing wang (The Mighty Peking Man) (Colossus of Congo) (Goliathon)

All Critics (16) | Top Critics (3)

I am awarding Mighty Peking Man three stars, for general goofiness and a certain level of insane genius.

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Sun-Times
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San Francisco Chronicle
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Village Voice
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Best suited for B-movie fans who can overlook all the faults.

Full Review… | May 26, 2004
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Very bad but very funny movie.

August 28, 2003
Your Movies (cleveland.com)

Before the big third act smash-o-rama, the audience is treated to some of the most unintentionally hilarious footage ever committed to film.

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
TheMovieReport.com

Audience Reviews for Xing xing wang (The Mighty Peking Man) (Colossus of Congo) (Goliathon)

½

Do you like Giant Apes?
The Shaw Brothers?
Frequently topless women?
Than This picture is for you!

kenstachnik
Ken Stachnik

Super Reviewer

½

A fitfully amusing, very bad King Kong ripoff from Hong Kong with the purtiest jungle girl ever to don a leather bikini. Sorry Raquel Welch & Jennifer O'Dell, you've both been bumped.

Check out the ridiculous original poster, you'd think she was the giant threat running amok in downtown Hong Kong! While carrying a vampire-eyed leopard, no less. Ahh, without shlock cinema how would we determine when something was actually good?

DrStrangeblog
Doctor Strangeblog

Super Reviewer

½

King Kong knock off crossbred with a bit of Tarzan/Sheena and segueing into almost Godzilla level destruction. The movie adds so many earnest but ridiculous elements that it becomes an enjoyable B movie gem. Evelyne Kraft frolicking with a leopard was truly unexpected and original.

Michael H.
Michael Harbour

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