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King Kong is AWESOME

morgul lord

Dec 14 2012, 12:12am

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King Kong is AWESOME [In reply to] Can't Post

Seriously, I can't believe people are so harsh towards PJ's King Kong. It's 84% fresh on Rottentomatoes, which is better than The Hobbit, but people these days seem to write-off King Kong as a failure.

And you know what? I LOVE the first hour. The whole boat trip to Skull Island builds SO much tension and creepy atmosphere.

The only part that drags, for me, is the final act back in NY. I do think it goes on too long. But otherwise, King Kong is a fantastic action-adventure movie, with some of the best effects and action sequences I've EVER seen in a movie (including LOTR).

So yeah, I'm pretty sure I'll probably love The Hobbit when I see it tomorrow. :)

Subject User Time
will i probably love The Hobbit if i love PJ's King Kong? unexpectedvisitor Send a private message to unexpectedvisitor Dec 13 2012, 9:52pm
    It's a much better film than King Kong Crunchable Birdses Send a private message to Crunchable Birdses Dec 13 2012, 9:55pm
        if it's much better than King Kong unexpectedvisitor Send a private message to unexpectedvisitor Dec 13 2012, 9:58pm
            I'm with you nobofthepony Send a private message to nobofthepony Dec 13 2012, 10:10pm
        this cheers me up jtarkey Send a private message to jtarkey Dec 13 2012, 10:02pm
    I'm not sure one can make a fair comparison between Kong and TH DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB Dec 13 2012, 10:03pm
        oh yeah unexpectedvisitor Send a private message to unexpectedvisitor Dec 13 2012, 10:08pm
    I haven't seen King Kong... yet belfalas Send a private message to belfalas Dec 13 2012, 10:58pm
    Well, don't hold your breath... Notanelvishname Send a private message to Notanelvishname Dec 13 2012, 11:34pm
    King Kong is AWESOME morgul lord Send a private message to morgul lord Dec 14 2012, 12:12am
    love PJ's Kong too ghost_matt Send a private message to ghost_matt Dec 14 2012, 3:55pm


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