During Legendary studios panel at Hall H they announced a prequel to 2005 hit “King Kong” titled “Skull Island”. They did show some early footageÃ‚Â which began with rain over an island then began a narration “Going up that river was like traveling back to the beginning of the world, when the plants ran wild and the trees were kings.Ã¢â‚¬ÂBeing alone in the wilderness, it had looked within itself, and by heavens! I tell you, it had gone mad.Ã‚Â We penetrated deeper and deeper into the heart of darkness.” Then a cave a shape of a skull then the logo appears “Skull Island”
So it seems like were going to see the origins of King Kong and the Island. All sound and look great here is a press release: “Previous works have touched on the island, but staying and exploring this mysterious and dangerous place offers Legendary the opportunity to take audiences deeper inside this rich world with a style and scope that parallels other Legendary productions. ”
The film is aimed at a November 16 2016 release.
What do you guys think of this announcement?