Post Tagged with: “King Kong”

REVIEW: The Shape of Water (2017)

REVIEW: The Shape of Water (2017)

Guillermo Del Toro returns with his one of his most critically-acclaimed outings. Oscar is here to heap on the praise. 

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PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #10: “Game Over, Man!”

PODCAST: It Came from Across the Pond #10: “Game Over, Man!”

The Chicago chaps return from across the pond to bid farewell to Bill Paxton, discuss the blossoming “Monsterverse” with Kong: Skull Island and Godzilla, and finish it up with a look at the recent career of one Kevin Smith.

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REVIEW: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

REVIEW: Kong: Skull Island (2017)

You’ve read his Kong retrospective, now see if you agree with his review of the rebirth. Oscar makes his last trek to Skull Island for the return of the King. 

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A LONG Voyage to Skull Island: Revisiting King Kong (2005)

A LONG Voyage to Skull Island: Revisiting King Kong (2005)

Has Peter Jackson’s Kong aged well? Oscar finishes his retrospective with the divisive three-hour epic. 

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SEQUELISED: King Kong Lives (1986)

SEQUELISED: King Kong Lives (1986)

Apparently, SOMEONE liked the 1976 King Kong remake. Dino De Laurentis makes that person very happy with a belated sequel.

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Going Ape: Revisiting King Kong (1976)

Going Ape: Revisiting King Kong (1976)

Kong enters the modern age in John Guillermin 70s blockbuster. Is it as bad as they say? Oscar treks to Skull Island once again to find out. 

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CINEMA CLASSICS: Mighty Joe Young (1949)

CINEMA CLASSICS: Mighty Joe Young (1949)

King Kong gets a cuddlier rehash in his childhood favourite from the same creative team. 

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SEQUELISED: The Son of Kong (1933)

SEQUELISED: The Son of Kong (1933)

One of Kong’s original directors returns… in the same bloody year. Oscar braves Skull Island’s sequel waters. 

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CINEMA CLASSICS: King Kong (1933)

CINEMA CLASSICS: King Kong (1933)

With Kong roaring back to theatres, Oscar begins a Skull Island retrospective with his very first appearance. 

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Look, Up in the Sky: Revisiting Superman (1941)

Look, Up in the Sky: Revisiting Superman (1941)

With Superman set to return our screens next month, we take a look at the Man of Steel’s first cinematic exploits in these legendary Fleischer shorts. 

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