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  1. Kong: Skull Island Arrives on Ultra HD, Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray, DVD and DigitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | SciFi Japan

    ... Combo Pack, DVD and Digital. This compelling, original adventure from director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (THE KINGS OF SUMMER) tells the story of a diverse team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers uniting to explore a mythical, uncharted island in the ...

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  2. Kong: Skull Island Blu-ray Details and Box Art RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 24 | ComingSoon.net

    ... box art in the gallery below! This compelling, original adventure from director Jordan Vogt-Roberts ( The Kings of Summer ) tells the story of a diverse team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers uniting to explore a mythical, uncharted island in ...

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  3. Review: YA Teen-Love Saga Everything, Everything is Missing Something-SomethingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | MLive.com

    ... in the YA sci-fi adventure The Fifth Wave, then Jurassic World after his 2013 breakout in the indie hit The Kings of Summer ) comes in. Long-haired, dressed head to toe in black and gliding down the street on his skateboard, he radiates adventure ...

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  4. Bursting the Bubble: Everything, Everything Is Just RedundantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | D Magazine

    ... upbeat without dwelling on her predicament. She also generates a reasonable chemistry with Robinson ( The Kings of Summer ) that makes the film charming in spots, even after a cheesy meet-cute involving a wayward Bundt cake. In fact, their romantic ...

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  5. Gorilla warfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Mountain View Voice

    ... almond-milk latte. Meanwhile, director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (making a big move after indie calling card "The Kings of Summer") cheaply references "Apocalypse Now" and "Dr. Strangelove...", but also handles the action with confidence. That action ...

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  6. Gorilla warfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... almond-milk latte. Meanwhile, director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (making a big move after indie calling card "The Kings of Summer") cheaply references "Apocalypse Now" and "Dr. Strangelove...", but also handles the action with confidence. That action ...

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  7. Kong: Skull Island Stomps Past Half a Billion at the Worldwide Box OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | SciFi Japan

    ... of GODZILLA comes KONG: SKULL ISLAND, a compelling, original adventure directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts (THE KINGS OF SUMMER). The film tells the story of a diverse team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers uniting to explore a mythical, uncharted ...

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  8. ?Kong: Skull Island Stomps Past Half a Billion at the Worldwide Box OfficeRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | Digital Post Production

    ... ?Godzilla comes ?Kong: Skull Island, a compelling, original adventure directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts (?The Kings of Summer). The film tells the story of a diverse team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers uniting to explore a mythical, uncharted ...

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  9. In 'Skull Island,' Kong Gets Drafted Into VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | The Greenville Sun

    ... chest-pounding primate. Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (whose only previous feature was the indie comedy "The Kings of Summer") has uprooted the tale from its imperialist origins (beware of what you plunder abroad) and commissioned Kong as a stand-in ...

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  10. Greg Eichelberger reviews 'Kong: Skull Island'Read the original story

    Mar 14, 2017 | Morning News

    ... not debut until well into the first act, but in this newest version, directed by (Jordan Vogt-Roberts, "The Kings of Summer"), the titular beast makes his appearance almost immediately as downed American and Japanese pilots discover him after crash ...

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  11. 'Kong' dull islandRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2017 | The Torch

    ... well received indie film and give them a mega-blockbuster. This time, it's Jordan Vogt-Roberts ("The Kings of Summer") who got plucked from the indie world and he might have been the wrong choice. His over-stylized direction makes for a very ...

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  12. Movie Review: Humans interfere with monster movie a KongaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Weekender

    ... ied attempts at Joe Dante-inspired silliness. Like Vogt-Roberts' previous film the generic indie comedy "The Kings of Summer," "Kong: Skull Island" will be forgotten long before Easter rolls around.

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  13. Kong: Skull Island Wins Where Almost Every Other Reboot Fails MiserablyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Wired

    ... - adopting predecessors , Vogt-Roberts got his start in the indie world, most notably the Sundance fave The Kings of Summer . But unlike a lot of them, he didn't get the keys to his dad's Beemer and then fret over scratching the paint. (It was a ...

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  14. Movie review: Uneven story and production don't stop a Kong: Skull Islanda from shiningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | The Lantern

    ... the intended vision for the film by director Jordan Vogt-Roberts, who previously directed the indie hit "The Kings of Summer," (2013) is undercut for whatever reason. Set at the end of the Vietnam War, Vogt-Roberts is clearly going for an ...

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  15. In - Skull Island,' King Kong gets drafted into VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... chest-pounding primate. Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts (whose only previous feature was the indie comedy "The Kings of Summer") has uprooted the tale from its imperialist origins (beware of what you plunder abroad) and commissioned Kong as a stand-in ...

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  16. Review: 'Kong: Skull Island' is awesomely entertaining monster bashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | SILive.com

    ... but spring from the screen like a pop-up comic book. Leaping to the mainstream from the tiny 2013 indie "The Kings of Summer," the director appears to be having a ball spending a monstrous heap of Warner Bros. money - reportedly $190 million. He ...

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  17. Director says Kong 'isn't just a popcorn movie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | RTE.ie

    Kong: Skull Island director Jordan Vogt-Roberts has said that the new adventure epic "isn't just a popcorn movie" and explains why the story is so relevant to today. The second-time director, known for his debut indie hit The Kings of Summer , has reimagined the Kong myth, transporting him back to his home of Skull Island - an unexplored domain where monsters lurk under the surface.

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  18. Greg Eichelberger reviews 'Kong: Skull Island'Read the original story

    Mar 11, 2017 | Morning News

    ... not debut until well into the first act, but in this newest version, directed by (Jordan Vogt-Roberts, "The Kings Of Summer"), the titular beast makes his appearance almost immediately as downed American and Japanese pilots discover him after crash ...

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  19. 'Kong: Skull Island' seeks to catch a bit of retro vibeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... of vintage-era Spielberg, which is exactly what Vogt-Roberts intended. Although his first film, 2013's "The Kings of Summer," was a charmingly odd coming-of-age comedy about three boys who hole up in the woods to escape their overbearing parents, ...

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  20. How a Kong: Skull Islanda goes into a Apocalypse Nowa territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2017 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Vogt-Roberts, is only making his second feature here, following the modest indie teen flick “The Kings of Summer.” He's the latest in a line of younger male directors who have taken the vertiginous leap from no-budget indies to huge ...

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