Legendary Pictures has announced a new ‘King Kong’ movie titled ‘Skull Island’. The studio revealed a November 16, 2016 release date for the blockbuster during its panel at Comic-Con International, reported Digital Spy.
Legendary, now partnered with Universal Pictures after launching with Warner Bros in 2005, will add ‘King Kong’ to its monster properties after ‘Godzilla’ and ‘Pacific Rim’. The first ‘King Kong’ movie was released in 1933 and brought its monster to life using stop-motion animation.
A high-profile remake, starring Jeff Bridges and Jessica Lange, was released in 1976, with a Linda Hamilton-led sequel following in 1986.