“Sometime’s there’s no enemy until you look for one.”
Kong: Skull Island has made more than $61 million in North America on opening weekend, making it a landmark for movies released this year. The film’s story is part of Legendary Entertainment’s MonsterVerse, which began with Legendary’s reboot of Godzilla in 2014. It follows a team of scientists explore an uncharted island in the Pacific, venturing into the domain of the mighty Kong, and must fight to escape a primal Eden.
King Kong is a giant movie monster, resembling a giant gorilla that has appeared in various media since 1933. The character first appeared in the 1933 film King Kong from RKO Pictures, which received universal acclaim upon its initial release and re-releases.
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