Kong: Skull Island

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Terminator vs Rocky? What's next for the versus movie?
The monstrous success of monster smackdown Godzilla vs Kong may bring back a subgenre of movies that pit one famous character against another

Stuart Heritage

06, Apr, 2021 @6:35 AM

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Godzilla vs Kong review – duelling monsters make for one hell of a show
The two titans take each other on in a goofy and hugely enjoyable action adventure that delivers the big dumb thrills many of us have been craving

Benjamin Lee

29, Mar, 2021 @3:40 PM

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Godzilla vs Kong: the big dumb action movie we've been waiting for?
The trailer for the monster match-up promises bad dialogue and convoluted mythology, but also two giant creatures fighting until the death

Stuart Heritage

25, Jan, 2021 @4:27 PM

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Everything that's wrong with 'everything that's wrong with' YouTube film critiques
Kong: Skull Island director Jordan Vogt-Roberts is right to take exception to the hyper-critical video that pulled apart his film. Such pedantry is neither clever nor incisive

Stuart Heritage

18, Aug, 2017 @10:07 AM

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Shia LaBeouf's new film makes £7 at UK box office, as Beauty and the Beast holds sway
Belle beats Smurfs and The Boss Baby, but Ghost in the Shell and Free Fire lose out, and LaBeouf’s Man Down manages a not-so-magnificent £7

Charles Gant

04, Apr, 2017 @2:04 PM

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Beauty and the Beast magic helps UK box office survive the spring sunshine
Not even the weather could stop the family-friendly fairytale, but the outlook was less bright for CHiPs, The Lost City of Z and Jake Gyllenhaal sci-fi Life

Charles Gant

28, Mar, 2017 @1:47 PM

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Beauty and the Beast still Belle of the box-office ball, while CHiPs lacks sauce
Disney’s remake takes $88.3m, beating Power Rangers into second place, while the update of the 70s cop series struggles with audiences and critics alike

Gwilym Mumford and agencies

27, Mar, 2017 @9:30 AM

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Kong: Skull Island – why do Hollywood blockbusters have such Trump-like politics?
From Godzilla to Assassin’s Creed, Hollywood is churning out fantasies of authoritarian rule, but it doesn’t have to be this way

James Robert Douglas

22, Mar, 2017 @5:00 AM

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Kong: Skull Island is king of the UK box office
Big-ape caper starring Tom Hiddleston grabs the top spot from Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine thriller Logan

Charles Gant

14, Mar, 2017 @2:03 PM

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Kong: Skull Island review – unsubtle adventure
A strong cast struggle to survive amid the special effects and implausible twists in the latest version of the giant gorilla classic

Wendy Ide

12, Mar, 2017 @8:00 AM

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Kong: Skull Island – Vietnam, giant spiders and Godzilla. Discuss with spoilers
Opinion on the latest reboot of the King Kong story has been split between US and UK critics. So is it a turkey or a triumph?

Ben Child

10, Mar, 2017 @12:30 PM

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Elle and Logan: the best films out now in the UK
A bold exploration of sexual assault, and a fitting swansong for Hugh Jackman’s adamantium ’ardman

Steve Rose

10, Mar, 2017 @10:00 AM

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