KONG: SKULL ISLAND Reveals APOCALYPSE NOW-Esque IMAX Poster

KONG: SKULL ISLAND Reveals APOCALYPSE NOW-Esque IMAX Poster

KONG: SKULL ISLAND Reveals APOCALYPSE NOW-Esque IMAX Poster

Kong: Skull Island director Jordan Vogt-Roberts recently spoke with The Nerdist about the upcoming blockbuster epic, discussing how it will touch upon Kong's origins, as well as creating "a new mythology".

The promo poster looks very similar to the Apocalypse Now! classic, and was dropped by Entertainment Weekly just yesterday. There's a new (poster) king in town, and his name is Kong. The poster features a big Kong's face over-layering a background photo which bears a strong resemblance to the 1979 movie's poster. Of late, most action movie posters kinda all look the same, with some notable exceptions. The connection speculation between the monsters first sparked after a Comic-Con poster, which hinted at the link between those Legendary Pictures' giant creatures, emerged.

Kong: Skull Island will hit theaters on March 10, 2017. Tom Hiddleston stars as former British SAS officer Capt. James Conrad (see what they did there?) with Oscar-winner Brie Larson (Room) playing a photojournalist and peace activist named Weaver. "You have a team of people brought together, some of whom are military-seemingly just for assistance through the survey, although we come to understand that there was some suspicion that there may be something [at Skull Island] that you would need a military force for".

Skull Island is set in the 1970s and follows a group of scientists, soldiers and adventurers who unite to explore a mythical, uncharted island in the Pacific Ocean. As their mission of discovery becomes one of survival, they must fight to escape a primal Eden in which humanity does not belong.

Recommended News

  • Groundhog Day 2017: What is Groundhog Day? Who is Punxsutawney Phil?

    If it is sunny, the groundhog will see its shadow and head back inside - and winter will continue for another six weeks. They include Staten Island Chuck, General Beauregard Lee, Buckeye Chuck, Balzac Billy, Shubenacadie Sam and others.

    Trump expected to order clamp down on H1B, L1 visas

    Wipro and Tech Mahindra also registered falls of 1.62 and 4.23 percents respectively, closing at values of Rs. 457.10 and 451.75. Trump is unlikely to hesitate in signing the executive order , which would buttress his slogan of "Buy American, Hire American".
    PHOTO Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard reveal sex of second baby

    PHOTO Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard reveal sex of second baby

    If Jill has even half the amount of children her mother Michelle ended up havin, she's bound to see a "her" in there somewhere. Let's all congratulate Jill on her sure-to-be precious baby boy! But it looks like Jill is only having one baby.
  • US Senate Advances Vote on Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State

    US Senate Advances Vote on Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State

    The Senate Finance Committee was expected to approve Georgia GOP Rep. Tom Price to be health secretary and Steve Mnuchin to lead Treasury.
    CIBC Cuts Precision Drilling Co. (PD) Price Target to C$9.00

    CIBC Cuts Precision Drilling Co. (PD) Price Target to C$9.00

    Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. boosted its position in shares of Precision Drilling Corporation by 7.2% in the third quarter. Energy Opportunities Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in Precision Drilling Corporation by 442.6% in the third quarter.
    Dead Rising 4 Update Bringing Street Fighter Outfits, Free Trial, And More

    Dead Rising 4 Update Bringing Street Fighter Outfits, Free Trial, And More

    Last but not least, a demo will become available for those who haven't decided yet if Dead Rising 4 is worth their full attention. On January 30, all Dead Rising 4 players will be able to access five Street Fighter-inspired outfits for free.
  • Microsoft Surface Phone Might Not Be Anything Like Lumia

    The Surface Phone will likely be released in Q4 2017 along with a few updates coming to Windows 10, according to Forbes . Interestingly, Microsoft has neither denied nor confirmed that the alleged mobile device is, indeed, in the pipeline.

    Xbox Scorpio Specs: Why You Should Wait For Games Before Preordering

    It's a smart stance to take, and I hope Scorpio ends up living up to Spencer's expectations, as well as our own. It's hard to predict the future since upcoming consoles could have an entirely different architecture.
    Google Pixel vs Samsung Galaxy S7 - Which One Takes The Cake

    Google Pixel vs Samsung Galaxy S7 - Which One Takes The Cake

    The Google Pixel and Pixel XL are barely four months in the market after Google rolled out the two smartphones in October 2016. However, as per 9To5Google, a budge-friendly Google Pixel 2 will also be released as Google is looking to increase sales.
  • Iris Mittenaere of France crowned Miss Universe

    Iris Mittenaere of France crowned Miss Universe

    Second runner-up Andrea Tovar of Colombia thanked her fans. "Because if I am here today, it's because I am living my dreams". She has taken admission to become a dental surgeon . "And to my beloved Iris, I am sure you will be a great miss universe ".
    Chinese New Year facts and trivia you need to know

    Chinese New Year facts and trivia you need to know

    That's because the holiday is based on the lunar calendar as opposed to the solar calendar we're used to using. They have been exclusively designed for the event by Asian-Australian artists and reach up to 10 metres tall.
    Who's going to win Super Bowl LI in Houston?

    Who's going to win Super Bowl LI in Houston?

    When great players became free agents, they were free to sign a new contract with their current team or free to leave football. The Patriots are only favored by three points over Atlanta.

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.