Kong: Skull Island

Kong: Skull Island

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Average of 92 ratings: 3.3 Stars

2017 M Contains violence & offensive language.

Awaken the King

The year is 1973. Somewhere in our world, it is said that there exists a wondrous island unspoiled by man – a land shrouded in mystery, where myth runs wild. Uncharted and undiscovered. When the secretive organization known as Monarch identify this destination as the origin point for mysterious new superspecies, they mount an expedition to discover its secrets. What they find on Skull Island is an adventure beyond any human experience. An exotic paradise of wonders and terrors, where flora and fauna have fused together into an Eden of otherworldly jungle creatures.

As one group fights to escape and the other declares war on Kong, we discover that the mighty primate is at the center of a battle for dominion over the island, locked into a ‘survival of the fittest’ face-off with the terrifying apex predators responsible for wiping out his kin. Driven by vengeance, Kong will become nature’s fury, and fight to take his rightful place upon the throne of most powerful beast on the island, revealing the story of how Kong became King.

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113 minutes

DVD details

Screen Format
2.40:1 Widescreen 16x9 Enhanced
English descriptive for the hearing impaired; Castilian Spanish, Danish, Finnish, Greek, Norwegian, Swedish
English, Castilian Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital; English descriptive audio for the visually impaired

Blu-ray details

Screen Format
1080p High Definition Widescreen 16x9 2.40:1
English descriptive for the hearing impaired; Italian
English Dolby Atmos TrueHD, Italian DTS-HD Master Audio; English descriptive for the visually impaired

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2.5 by lcmojo

Slightly disappointed, but still an enjoyable spectacle. I took it for what it was and enjoyed the parts I could. SJ was annoying and implausible, but BL sure gave me something to focus on in the... Read more

3 by Riverspastor

I can't be as harsh as my fellow reviewers here. I didn't find this version too bad at all. But I have to say that Kong was too big in this one, but glad to see that he was not portrayed just as some... Read more

0.5 by peli

Really stupid movie, I can't believe the King Kong franchise can survive after this turkey. Only Hollywood could make something this bad.

As another reviewer here says, would be OK for a couple... Read more

1.5 by addy

Back in the day, we used to have double features, was meant that you got two terrible movies for the price of one. This turkey feels like a very expensive 'B' movie from the 50's. If you had a couple... Read more

2.5 by LeonardII

I thought this film was better than Peter Jackson's offering. However, Kong was made so huge that he would have shaken the islands comprising Skull Island (misnamed) apart as he tramped around. The... Read more