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Legendary's Kong: Skull Island begins filming this May on Kauai, Hawaii

Legendary's Kong: Skull Island begins filming this May on Kauai, Hawaii

Scified2015-03-15 16:15:43
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Legendary Pictures tackle yet another mega monster movie legend - King Kong with their new partners at Universal Studios. This new take on the iconic character is set to be a prequel to the original King Kong and will attempt to explain Kong's origins. The film, titled Kong: Skull Island begins filming this May on Kauai, Hawaii, with a projected release date of March 10th 2017. According to locals, the codename for Skull Island throughout filming on the island will be known as "Titan".

Currently, Legendary and Universal's Kong: Skull Island will star Avengers' Tom Hiddleston, Birdman's Michael Keaton and Spider-Man's J.K. Simmons; written by Godzilla (2014) scribe Max Borenstein and John Gatins.

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Kong: Skull Island March 10th, 2017

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Kong: Skull Island is a new King Kong film set in the new Legendary / Warner Brothers / Universal Pictures Kaiju cinematic universe. Acting as a blood relative and somewhat of a sequel to 2014's GodzillaSkull Island will introduce King Kong like never before.

Official Synopsis:

In March 2017, the producers of Godzilla transport audiences to the birthplace of one of the most powerful monster myths of all in KONG: SKULL ISLAND, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures.

When a scientific expedition to an uncharted island awakens titanic forces of nature, a mission of discovery becomes an explosive war between monster and man. Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman and John C. Reilly star in a thrilling and original new adventure that reveals the untold story of how Kong became King.

Directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts, Kong: Skull Island's release date is March 10th, 2017.

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Written by ChrisPublished on 2015-03-15 16:15:43
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NoobMember0 XPMar-16-2015 12:06 AM

Congrats, if your goal was to rile me up enough to actually register and comment!  You left off the first lead (well, after the ape)--the guy probably most well-known to the target demographic of this movie:  TOM HIDDLESTON!  Understandable, perhaps, in the tweet.  But in the article?  That's some poor journalism right there.  Unless, of course, you are performing some reverse-psychology click-baiting.  In which case: well-played.  Well-played.


NoobMember0 XPMar-16-2015 5:28 AM

So, you publish an article back in September of last year and mention the only cast member annouced at the time (as he was cast FIRST being the LEAD of the move), Tom Hiddleston, yet now you leave him off entirely? Why?! Is it becasue his fellow co-stars are recent Academy Award winner/nominees and Tom isn't yet (with heavy emphasis on the YET)? Or do you think that Tom isn't as well known? I truly hope there is a legitimate reason because even WITH one, I think you've single handedly ticked off a massive fandom with this drivel of an inaccurate article.

loving you

NoobMember0 XPMar-16-2015 9:12 AM

Who is Tom Hiddleston??


NoobMember0 XPMar-31-2015 12:23 PM

No me importa si no reconocen a Tom, lo unico que me importa es lo que siento y si voy a ver esta pelicula es por el, Tom es lo unico que me interesa.


NoobMember0 XPApr-21-2015 7:37 AM

Can i ask but three questions? Does it set in the 21st or 20th century or long ago? Will the V-rex come back and does it tell about the ancient civilization on Skull island?

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