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Godzilla vs. Kong Director: You Kind of Shoot Three Movies & Pick the Best

In our recent chat with Adam Wingard, the Godzilla vs. Kong director explained how he always had a fascination with directors talking about scenes that didn’t make the final cut of a film. “It’s always fun to talk about the deleted scene elements,” Wingard told “Because I know that growing up and hearing directors talk about the deleted scenes from Star Wars, like the one that always came to mind was in Return of the Jedi. There was the sandstorm sequence when they’re going into...
Tags: Movies, Adam Wingard, Hbo Max, Movie News

Army of the Dead: What Excites Us About Zack Snyder’s Zombie Epic

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Army of the Dead: Five things we’re excited to see in Zack Snyder’s zombie epic Whoa! That Army of the Dead trailer was absolutely bonkers, and we mean that in a good way. There was crazy action filmed in director Zack Snyder’s patented slow-mo style, bikini-clad zombie women, muscle-bound heroes, and zombie tigers; all scored to a beautiful rendition of Kenny Rogers’ “The Gambler.” Obviously, there was plenty to unpack, but we managed to whittle all of those elements do...
Tags: Horror, Movies, Dave Bautista, Junkie Xl, Movie Features, Zack Snyder, Zombies

Godzilla Vs. Kong: Hollow Earth Explained

Prepare to have Godzilla and Kong's Hollow Earth home explained.

Warner Bros. has ruled the box office in recent months despite its movies streaming simultaneously on HBO Max

"The Suicide Squad." Warner Bros. Warner Bros. has dominated the box office even as its movies are streaming at no extra cost on HBO Max. Its movies have topped four of the five biggest domestic box-office weekends during the pandemic. But it's too soon to say whether this proves the studio's hybrid strategy is working. See more stories on Insider's business page. The US box office has been upended during the pandemic, but there has been a noticeable winner among the major Holl...
Tags: Hbo, Hollywood, Movies, Media, Entertainment, Disney, US, Trends, Analysis, Streaming, Box Office, Amc Theatres, Warner Bros, Godzilla, Comscore, Kong

The Morning Watch: VFX Artists React to ‘Zack Snyder’s Justice League’, ‘Bad Trip’ Deleted Scenes & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, find out what VFX artists think of the work done on the epic four-hour cut of Zack Snyder’s Justice League. Plus, watch some deleted scenes from the narrative prank movie Bad Trip on Netflix. And finally, wa...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Netflix, Justice-League, Eric Andre, Godzilla, Visual Effects, Chris Rock, Bad Trip, Kong, Zack Snyder, Video Of The Day, King-Kong, Tiffany Haddish, Godzilla vs. Kong, The Morning Watch

‘Godzilla Singular Point’ Trailer: Netflix’s New ‘Godzilla’ Anime Debuts This June

Godzilla’s battle with Kong on the big screen might be going global, but the king of the monsters is still dominating the small screen and its home country of Japan with the new Netflix anime Godzilla Singular Point. A hybrid 3D and 2D-animated series from beloved anime studios Bones (My Hero Academia) and Orange (Beastars), Godzilla Singular Point might actually buck the trend of previous (bad) Godzilla animes and actually be…good? Godzilla Singular Point Trailer Godzilla Singular Poin...
Tags: Japan, Television, Movies, Netflix, Anime, Godzilla, Kong, TV Trailer, Netflix Japan, Kazue Kato, Eiji Yamamori, Godzilla Singular Point, Orange Beastars Godzilla Singular Point, Atsushi Takahashi Doraemon, Antarctic Kachi Kochi Godzilla Singular Point

A Black Adam Star Teases Another Familiar DC Hero in the Cast

Watch Oscar Isaac practice beating the living bejesus out of people for Moon Knight. Akiva Goldsman teases where Jean-Luc is at coming into Star Trek: Picard season two. We’re already getting teases for how Dune 2 is progressing. Plus, Godzilla strikes on Netflix in June. Spoilers, away!Read more...
Tags: Science, Instagram, Films, Star Trek, Netflix, Denis, Godzilla, Oscar Isaac, Sam, Eli Roth, Eric Roth, Dune, Walker, Jean Luc Picard, Zilla, Picard

‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Set to Surpass ‘Tenet’ and Become the Highest Grossing Film of the Pandemic

Just call Godzilla vs. Kong king of the pandemic box office. Not only is the Legendary MonsterVerse movie shattering pandemic-era box office opening weekend records, it’s also setting records domestically, becoming the top grossing movie since the beginning of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Godzilla vs. Kong is a pandemic box office titan. The Adam Wingard-directed Warner Bros. monster movie has earned more than $350 million globally, putting it on track to surpass Tenet‘s $363 million...
Tags: Europe, Hbo, Movies, China, Spain, Brazil, Box Office, Warner Bros, Godzilla, Legendary Pictures, Kong, Tenet, Adam Wingard, Godzilla vs. Kong, HBO Max, COVID

‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Hits $70 Million in Pandemic-Era Box Office Milestone

“Godzilla vs Kong” had a better-than-expected turnout over the weekend, boosting ticket sales to $13.8 million in its second outing in theaters. Those receipts, coming in slightly above the $13.5 million the studio initially reported on Sunday, propel the film’s overall tally to $70 million. After two weeks of release, “Godzilla vs. Kong” already ranks […]
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Godzilla vs. Kong Stays Atop the Domestic Box Office Despite 58% Drop

Godzilla vs. Kong stays atop the domestic box office According to Deadline, Adam Wingard’s epic Godzilla vs. Kong has once again dominated the domestic box with another $13.3M in its second frame, bringing in its total to $69.5M. While the week-to-week -58% drop was big, it resembles the pre-pandemic norm for a large-scale pic like this and is actually a decent hold all things considered. Internationally, the monster extravaganza collected another $24.1M (-66%) to bring its offshore total to...
Tags: Movies, Russia, Sony, Box Office, Nolan, Warner Bros, Tom Cruise, Godzilla, 3m, Kong, King Kong, Tenet, ComingSoon, Movie News, Adam Wingard, Domestic Box Office

Watched at Home: Top Streaming Films for the Week of April 3

Watched at Home: Top streaming films for the week of April 3 We’ve got a three-horse race going in DEG’s Watched at Home Top 20 list! Last week, the Tom Hanks drama took the crown, but now Wonder Woman 1984, which has spent the last several weeks in the No. 2 spot, has finally take the top spot. Both films have swapped places with The Croods: A New Age, which continues to linger in the Top 3 each week, proving just how much people appreciate family entertainment during this particular time. ...
Tags: Comics, Movies, Disney, Tom Hanks, Streaming, News Of The World, Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, Mel Gibson, Godzilla, Yellowstone, Cecil B DeMille, Kong, Hanks, William Wyler, Ben Hur

Get your home theater ready for summer movies with up to 64% off these gadgets

Did ya see Godzilla vs. Kong last week? With April upon us, the start of the traditional summer movie blockbuster season is here, but this is going to be unlike any movie season we've ever seen before. While some films will be exclusive to theaters, a handful of the biggest releases of the summer will also be debuting on streaming services at home, including heavyweights like Cruella, The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It, In the Heights, Space Jam: A New Legacy, and yes, Marvel's Black Wido...
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CS Video: Godzilla vs Kong’s Adam Wingard Talks Mechagodzilla!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Video: Godzilla vs Kong’s Adam Wingard Talks Mechagodzilla! Warner Bros. and Legendary provided with the chance to sit down 1:1 with Adam Wingard, director of the smash MonsterVerse crossover Godzilla vs. Kong! In this segment, we ask Wingard to talk about how the previous iterations of Mechagodzilla influenced his version in the new film. Check out what Wingard had to say in the player below! Click here to purchase Criterion’s amazing Godzilla: The Sho...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Godzilla, Thomas Tull, Rebecca Hall, Kong, Tom Holkenborg, Alexander Skarsgard, Zhang Ziyi, Brian Rogers, Wingard, Kyle Chandler, ComingSoon, Movie News, Adam Wingard, Millie Bobby Brown

China's box-office dominance was accelerated by the pandemic and it has big implications for Hollywood's future

"Godzilla vs. Kong" opened strong in China. Warner Bros. China is projected to be the box-office champion of the future in the wake of the pandemic. The Chinese theatrical industry will continue to grow as the US box office slowly recovers. Local movies have put China over the top, but experts say there's hope for Hollywood releases. See more stories on Insider's business page. China had for several years been projected to dethrone the US as the world's largest theatrical marke...
Tags: Hollywood, Media, Entertainment, China, Disney, US, Trends, Warner Bros, North America, Godzilla, Chinatown, Comscore, Detective Chinatown, Cooper, Kong, China Box Office

The Morning Watch: Creating the Magic of ‘Harry Potter’, ‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Easter Eggs & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, take a look back at the beginning of Harry Potter‘s magic on the big screen with a one-hour featurette on the making of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Plus, check out some Godzilla vs. Kong Easter eg...
Tags: Movies, Russell-Brand, Harry-Potter, Emma Watson, Godzilla, Kong, Warner Bros Pictures, David Heyman, Alexander Skarsgard, Chris Columbus, Video Of The Day, Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone, King-Kong, Godzilla vs. Kong, Carl Denham, Hot Ones

New on Blu-ray: World of Wong Kar Wai, ‘Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar’, ‘Soul’, ‘Godzilla’ 4K, ‘Gattaca’ 4K, ‘News of the World’, and ‘The Reckoning’

The time has come yet again to highlight some great physical media, and this edition is our most jam-packed in a while. It’s so jam-packed it might as well be jelly. You have the wonderful new Criterion box set World of Wong Kari Wai; the delightfully silly Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar, Pixar’s Soul, new 4K releases of both Godzilla and Gattaca, Tom Hanks in News of the World, and the horror film The Reckoning. World of Wong Kar Wai Few filmmakers, if any, capture the feeling of ye...
Tags: Hong Kong, Movies, Jamie Dornan, Disney, Earth, Star, Features, Soul, Tom Hanks, Paul Greengrass, News Of The World, Tina Fey, Jamie Foxx, Pixar, Mike Jones, Godzilla

Ep. 613 – Godzilla vs. Kong (GUEST: Max Evry from

David, Devindra, and Jeff give updates on the COVID vaccine, moving-going, and box office performance. For the feature review, the cast is joined by Max Evry, Managing Editor at, to review Godzilla vs. Kong. The Slashfilmcast is launching a Patreon! Support us at Follow Max on Twitter. Use #slashtag on Twitter to recommend titles to us. Thanks to Mike C for building the Hashtag Slashtag website. Thanks to our sponsors this week: Ma...
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CS Video: GvK’s Adam Wingard on His Favorite Godzilla Movie Era

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Video: GvK’s Adam Wingard on His Favorite Godzilla Movie Era Warner Bros. and Legendary provided with the chance to sit down 1:1 with Adam Wingard, director of the smash MonsterVerse crossover Godzilla vs. Kong! In this segment, we ask Wingard to choose his favorite of the three major eras of Godzilla movies: Shōwa era (1954–1975), Heisei era (1984–1995) and Millennium era (1999–2004). Check out what Wingard had to say in the player below! Click here to...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Warner Bros, Godzilla, Thomas Tull, Rebecca Hall, Kong, Tom Holkenborg, Alexander Skarsgard, Zhang Ziyi, Brian Rogers, Wingard, Kyle Chandler, ComingSoon, Movie News, Showa

At the movies in Milwaukee: Space teens go wild in 'Voyagers,' Octavia Spencer and Melissa McCarthy become superheroes

Sometimes it's a good idea to avoid big monsters. Here's what's coming to theaters after "Godzilla vs. Kong."        [Author: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel]
Tags: Milwaukee, Religion, Godzilla, Melissa Mccarthy, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

‘Godzilla vs. Kong’ Honest Trailer: No Matter Who Wins, Hong Kong Loses

Godzilla vs. Kong arrived in theaters last weekend, bringing some monster mayhem back to the big screen (and HBO Max) and proving that the box office will have no problem bouncing back when the coronavirus pandemic is over. Unfortunately for Hong Kong, they won’t have much to go back to now that Godzilla and King Kong have made the city their unofficial tag team partner. But as the Godzilla vs Kong Honest Trailer reminds us, the real disaster is all of the human characters we’re forced to meet....
Tags: Hong Kong, Movies, Superman, Sci-fi, Sequels, Batman, Godzilla, Lol, Honest Trailers, Warner Brothers, Honest Trailer, Kong, King-Kong, Action/Adventure, Video Of The Day, Godzilla vs. Kong

Why Godzilla vs. Kong saved cinema, not Tenet

Christopher Nolan’s film baffled audiences – all they wanted in this most bewildering of years was to see a giant ape and a dinosaur going at it for 15 roundsIn any other year, Godzilla vs. Kong could be filed as just another bloated, unoriginal franchise flick. But this hasn’t been any other year. It’s a year that has seen trips to the movies stolen away by a global pandemic, as all blockbuster releases have either been postponed or shifted to a streaming-only release. This being the case, Godz...
Tags: Business, Christopher Nolan, Hollywood, Film, World news, Film Industry, Culture, Nolan, Godzilla, Kong, Tenet, Science fiction and fantasy films, Action and adventure films, Coronavirus

Godzilla Singular Point Tracks Down a Horrid Monster

Godzilla Singular Point has finally gotten to some action as the characters take on a fleshy-looking beast, with a certain old man showing that he has quite some youthful vigor left in him – Godzilla fans will be disappointed to learn the main star has yet to make an in the flesh appearance however. Omake:
Tags: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Netflix, Anime, Orange, Godzilla, Mecha, Bones, Moe, Image Gallery, Adaptations, Megane, Godzilla Singular Point

Why I Want Godzilla Vs. Kong To Be The Last We See Of Godzilla Or King Kong In The MonsterVerse, At Least For A Little While

Godzilla Vs. Kong is out, and King Kong and Godzilla are bigger than ever. So, why do I hope they don't come back again for the next few years or so?
Tags: Religion, Godzilla, Kong, King Kong

'Godzilla vs. Kong' was a hit at the box office and on HBO Max, and it shows why the post-pandemic terms between studios and theaters are far from settled

"Godzilla vs. Kong" Warner Bros. Experts say "Godzilla vs. Kong's" pandemic-best opening shows promise for theaters, but urge caution. The movie was also a hit on HBO Max, but WB plans to abandon day-and-date releases after this year. Still, a studio exec said WB is in talks with exhibitors to shorten the theatrical window. See more stories on Insider's business page. After more than a year, the US theatrical industry finally had some good news."Godzilla vs. Kong," the new monster...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Media, Entertainment, US, Trends, Analysis, Nato, Streaming, Warner Bros, Godzilla, Paramount, Latin America, Max, Kong, WB

Godzilla vs. Kong's Humans Ranked (By Usefulness)

A movie like Godzilla vs. Kong isn’t about humans, it’s about giant monsters fighting each other—and yet, Godzilla vs. Kong is jam-packed with non-kaiju characters. Some of them are crucial to the plot, providing key information that makes more of those fights possible while others are, well, less crucial, as they…Read more...
Tags: Science, Films, Rebecca, Monsters, Godzilla, Kaiju, Alexander, Kong, Zilla, Apex, Eiza Gonzalez, Adam Wingard, Earth Energy, MonsterVerse, Godzilla Vs Kong, Madison Russell

Updates From Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Borderlands, and More

Jason Momoa gets horny for a new Netflix fantasy. The success of Godzilla vs. Kong leaves Dune’s streaming/theatrical dual-release up in the air. James Gunn offers the tiniest update on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. Plus, a brief look at the final episode of Wynonna Earp. Spoilers go!Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Films, Netflix, Bill Murray, Warner Bros, Ghostbusters, James Gunn, Godzilla, Jason Momoa, Titan, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Kong, Denis Villeneuve, Edgar Ramirez, Chava

10 Monsters Godzilla Should Fight Next

“Godzilla vs. Kong” had a record-breaking premiere weekend with the best showing since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic threw the standard theatrical rollout into a tailspin. Despite HBO Max subscribers having access to the film, the MonsterVerse movie made $48.5 million in its first five days in theaters. Over the last six years, Legendary […]
Tags: News, Godzilla, Kong, MonsterVerse, Godzilla vs. Kong, HBO Max

Space Jam: A New Legacy's Most WTF Cameos From the New Trailer

Space Jam has always been about bringing worlds together, but we’ve never seen anything like this. The first trailer dropped for Space Jam: A New Legacy, the sequel to the ‘90s film, and while it focuses primarily on the stars (aka LeBron James and the Looney Tunes), the world of the film is also filled to the brim…Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Jack Nicholson, Tim Burton, Bette Davis, Stanley Kubrick, Jim Carrey, Harley Quinn, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Lebron James, Batman, Warner Bros, Twister, The Wizard Of Oz, Smith, Godzilla

Godzilla Vs. Kong Includes A Huge Nod To A Classic Universal Studios Orlando Attraction

As it turns out, Godzilla vs. Kong felt like a thrill ride by total design.
Tags: Religion, Godzilla, Kong, Classic Universal Studios Orlando Attraction

‘Borderlands’ Casts Edgar Ramirez as Villain, First Plot Details Revealed

Eli Roth‘s Borderlands movie has found its villain. Edgar Ramirez (Carlos, Gold, the Point Break remake) will play a character named Atlas, who’s described as “a business titan and arms manufacturer, and the most powerful person in the universe.” The movie, which has been filming since the beginning of this month in Hungary, is based on the popular video game franchise – and Lionsgate has revealed the first official plot details for the film adaptation. In a press release, Lionsgate announced...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Casting, Sci-fi, Atlas, Pandora, Hungary, Adaptation, Kevin Hart, Emmy, Godzilla, Cate Blanchett, Eli Roth, Video Game, Roth, Edgar