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Kong: Skull Island (2017)

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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.

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A washed up monster chaser convinces the U.S. Government to fund a trip to an unexplored island in the South Pacific. Under the guise of geological research, the team travels to "Skull Island". Upon arrival, the group discover that their mission may be complicated by the wildlife which inhabits the island. The beautiful vistas and deadly creatures create a visually stunning experience that is sure to keep your attention. Written by Jason Burns

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for brief strong language. | See all certifications »

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10 March 2017 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Kong: Skull Island  »

Box Office

Budget:

$185,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$61,015,000 (USA) (10 March 2017)

Gross:

$163,915,391 (USA) (21 April 2017)
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Trivia

This is the fifth King Kong film, in which characters such as Ann Darrow, Carl Denham, and Jack Driscoll do not appear. It is also the second film that is different from the 1933 version in terms of the plot. The others being the sequel to the original, "Son of Kong", the two Toho films, and the 1976 version. See more »

Goofs

After the several helicopter crashes, the pilots are shown slogging through the jungle in regular infantry "steel pot" helmets and fatigues. Pilots don't carry "backup helmets" and they would have had only their flight helmet or maybe a rolled up cap in their flight suit. They don't bring infantry gear to change into in case they crash. See more »

Quotes

Hank Marlow: This man's name was Gunpei Ikari. If you take away the uniforms and the war, then he became my brother.
[choked up]
Hank Marlow: And we swore we'd never leave each other behind.
[pause, then sternly]
Hank Marlow: Let's get off this island.
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Crazy Credits

There is a scene in the closing credits: Marlow returns to America and reunites with his family. See more »


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Time Has Come Today
Written by Joseph Chambers and Willie Chambers
Performed by The Chambers Brothers
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Excellent Movie - Not suitable for children under 13
12 March 2017 | by (Michigan, USA) – See all my reviews

The movie is excellent, its both fast paced and intense, there is literally never a dull moment. As expected there is a lot of violence in the movie, this is after all an action movie; however at times the violence gets too gory and that's why as a parent, i don't recommend this movie to children under 13. I hope my review is helpful.


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