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Old 03-08-2017, 05:43 PM
 
Location: Raccoon City
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Not a huge Kong fan, but I love the jungle adventure stories. Congo has always been one of my favorites, though I know a lot of people hated it.
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Old 03-11-2017, 09:22 AM
 
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Just never interested in seeing animals hunted down like that. Man's bs in a nutshell. Didnt want to see that whale movie with Helmsworth either.
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Old 03-11-2017, 12:29 PM
 
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Just never interested in seeing animals hunted down like that. Man's bs in a nutshell. Didnt want to see that whale movie with Helmsworth either.
Kong...not a real animal. Never could be a real animal. You're wasting your bleeding heart.

The Helmsworth movie was based on real events and the whale attacked a ship. The whale was not an innocent bystander in the event.
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Old 03-11-2017, 04:39 PM
 
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Wasn't wowed by the earlier trailers but the recent ones looked pretty good.

I like unpretentious sci-fi monster type movies and the CGI looked very good in the trailers.

Definitely a must see this coming week, in 3D
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Old 03-12-2017, 02:11 PM
 
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Just never interested in seeing animals hunted down like that. Man's bs in a nutshell. Didnt want to see that whale movie with Helmsworth either.
I've just seen the movie. They flipped the Kong story on its head. You have nothing to worry about.
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Old 03-12-2017, 02:13 PM
 
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Won the box office weekend, but some say it underperformed.
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Old 03-12-2017, 02:46 PM
 
Location: Maine
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Kong...not a real animal.
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Old 03-13-2017, 08:58 AM
 
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Took my 12 yr old Grandson and his 90 something Great grandmother ( who hasn't missed a Kong since the very first ) A good time was had by all.
Surprising that the Sunday afternoon theater was not even half full.
Besides the usual long begining set up that all Kong movies have,it was a fun ride all the way. No need to dissect it for you, just grab your popcorn and enjoy. Story clipped right along,no bathroom break time.
They did a great job at convincing me I was watching a Real "monster" and those eyes! He looked like he had a soul,lol. One quibble, he walked too upright.
Great Grandma was very teary at the ending credits, some heartfelt Memories for her.
Enjoy.
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Old 03-13-2017, 09:35 AM
 
Location: Maine
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It sounds like you have a spectacularly awesome grandma.
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Old 03-14-2017, 01:17 PM
 
Location: Michigan
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Just saw it a couple hours ago. I thought it was pretty good!
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