Kong: Skull Island FILM REVIEW
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Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson and John C. Reilly find they are out of their depth in KONG: SKULL ISLAND.
A diverse team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers unites to explore a mythical, uncharted island in the Pacific, as dangerous as it is beautiful. Cut off from everything they know, the team ventures into the domain of the mighty Kong, igniting the ultimate battle between man and nature. As their mission of discovery becomes one of survival, they must fight to escape a primal Eden in which humanity does not belong.
***1/2 out of *****
KONG: SKULL ISLAND
Director: Jordan Vogt-Roberts
Screenplay: Dan Gilroy and Max Borenstein and Derek Connolly. Story by John Gatins
Starring: Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, John C. Reilly, John Goodman, Toby Kebbell, Corey Hawkins
Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for brief strong language
Running Time: 2 hours
***** = Outstanding ****1/2 = Excellent **** = Very Good ***1/2 = Above Average
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