Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Kong: Skull Island Synopsis25 year after King Kong's death in New York, Carl Denham's son runs an expedition to Skull Island and tries to to solve the decade long mystery.
Kong: Skull Island Release Date
In Theaters March 10, 2017
Kong: Skull Island Credits
Starring: Tom Hiddleston
Written by: Max Borenstein and John Gatins
Directed by: Jordan Vogt-Roberts
Produced by: Jon Jashni and Thomas Tull
Distributor: Universal Pictures
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