Kong: Skull Island is great fun, elevating a predictable plot and flat characters with exciting action and entertaining performances.
This review has been cross-posted from Nerd Bastards and does contain very minor spoilers. Godzilla has had a career unlike any star of the silver screen. Debuting in 1954, Ishirō Honda’s Gojira was a somber, bleak and quite realistic depiction of the sheer destructiveness of nature (itself an allegory for humanity’s own penchant for destruction). […]