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Kong: Skull Island director criticizes his own movie on Honest Trailers

So after going on a Twitter rant about the CinemaSins episode of KONG: SKULL ISLAND , director Jordan Vogt-Roberts has decided to go on CinemaSins' main competitor Honest Trailers to riff on his own movie. And boy is he harsh (especially the acknowledgment that Tom Hiddleston and Brie Larson had nothing to do and had no arc to speak of). It's actually a pretty fun watch...
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09.05.2017
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Kong: Skull Island VFX featurette shows how ILM brought Kong to life

Bringing King Kong back to the big-screen should never be treated as a trivial matter, and thankfully the fine folks at Industrial Light & Magic brought their A-game when it came to realizing the Eighth Wonder of the World for KONG: SKULL ISLAND. As the giant ape received quite the size upgrade for the recent Jordan Vogt-Roberts film, a great amount of attention to detail was...
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08.25.2017
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Godzilla vs. Kong will feature an older, grizzled King Kong

I can't wait for Adam Wingard 's upcoming GODZILLA VS. KONG film! Not only am I a fan of his (at least YOU'RE NEXT and THE GUEST were awesome, jury's still out on DEATH NOTE), but I just love the concept. Hell, as a kid, I remember getting giddy just watching the shitty Japanese version from the '60s. No matter that the costumes were shoddy and the fighting slow and...
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08.23.2017
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Jordan Vogt-Roberts takes on CinemaSins' criticisms of Kong: Skull Island

This morning, CinemaSins posted their take-down of KONG: SKULL ISLAND, and, whether you enjoy them or not, it's hard to deny that CinemaSins often gets overly nitpicky with the movies they take on, and one person who isn't overly pleased with their latest video is KONG: SKULL ISLAND director Jordan Vogt-Roberts , who wasn't about to sit idly by as they tore into his film....
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08.15.2017
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Jordan Vogt-Roberts will not return to the MonsterVerse anytime soon

KONG: SKULL ISLAND debuted in March to a smaller opening weekend than 2014’s GODZILLA, but the fan response was far more positive, hailing the movie’s gorgeous visuals, odd humor, and constant ape-driven excitement. Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts made the film is own, an incredible task considering the legacy of the character. But despite fans wishes, SKULL ISLAND was most...
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04.25.2017
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Kong is literally a king in early concept art

KONG: SKULL ISLAND brought the giant ape swinging back into theaters in a big way this weekend, chest-pounding his way to number one with a $61 million dollar debut. Fans are digging the fun, vibrant adventure flick and you wouldn’t deserve a poke in the eye by saying Kong is officially a king again. Amy king deserves a good throne, and these early concept images show that big...
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03.14.2017
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Kong: Skull Island director wants a spinoff with John C. Reilly's character

If you haven't yet seen KONG: SKULL ISLAND, be warned that there will be a few mild spoilers for people who would prefer to enter the film unaware of how it unfolds. The latest installment of Universal/Legendary's MonsterVerse is finally upon us with the release of KONG: SKULL ISLAND and fans have, for the most part, found the film to be quite a lot of fun. Although the...
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03.13.2017
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Weekend Box Office Report: March 10-12, 2017

Kong is big at the box office! The great gorilla of legend climbed onto screens once again this weekend to put KONG: SKULL ISLAND on top with an estimated opening of $61 million ! The king of the apes pounded his chest in victory at the $50.1 million start of Peter Jackson 's KING KONG in 2005, but he couldn't punch past the $93.1 million opening...
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03.12.2017
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What did you think of...Kong: Skull Island?

We haven't seen the legendary King Kong onscreen since Peter Jackson took a swing at the classic tale in 2005's epic KING KONG, which seemed to kind of close the book on the need to redo that story again (for at least another couple decades, anyway). However, you can't keep a good Kong down and now he's back on the big screen with Jordan Vogt-Roberts KONG: SKULL...
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03.11.2017
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Eight writers band together to break the story for Godzilla vs. King Kong

Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures' MonsterVerse has been growing rather quickly. The new franchise got its start with Gareth Edwards ' GODZILLA and continues onwards with KONG: SKULL ISLAND, which is now playing in theaters, but the studios have their eyes firmly set on the much-anticipated monster mash which will see Godzilla facing off against King Kong. As seems to be...
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03.10.2017
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Watch Kong bash some creatures to sick beats in final Skull Island trailer

We don't normally get full theatrical trailers for films so close to their release. By a certain point we’ve seen not only a ton of trailers, but TV spots, posters, interviews, premiere pics, t-shirts and character-themed Easy-Bake Ovens. But in the last week leading up to the release of KONG: SKULL ISLAND we’ve gotten two brand new trailers for the movie, released in...
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03.07.2017
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Skull Island has been added to Google Maps

Given the heavy thematic material presented in LOGAN this past weekend, I'd say we're all ready for something a littile lighter, and that's where KONG: SKULL ISLAND comes into play! You can check out our review HERE , but suffice it to say that the film looks to provide the perfect helping of popcorn entertainment! Marketing has pushed it one step further and teamed up with...
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03.06.2017
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