King Kong [2005]

2005

For Peter Jackson's remake of King Kong, Weta Workshop conceptualised the environments, fauna and flora of Skull Island, the dinosaurs, creatures and natives of this inhospitable land, and of course the giant gorilla himself, Kong. The Workshop produced the scannable maquettes of the creatures, the miniatures, special make-up effects, native costuming and weapons for the film.

Weta Collectibles also created a stunning range of high-end collectible sculptures based on the movie, created by the same artists and craftspeople to have worked on the film.
In addition, Weta Publishing released its first book The World of Kong: A Natural History of Skull Island, offering readers a deeper look at the massive and complex ecosystem devised for the movie.

 


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Magnus
20/03/09
Weta Fan

I love this movie...

I didn't think I would - I'm not exactly a sucker for... Read more.

I didn't think I would - I'm not exactly a sucker for movies where I know the ending (I've always wanted to see a version of Titanic where the ship arrives safely in New York).

By the same token - in King Kong, I can't stop rooting for the large ape. Hide.

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StingRay
27/03/09
Weta Fan

THE ONE true Kong movie

This is THE Kong movie. There may be the original, there may... Read more.

This is THE Kong movie. There may be the original, there may be others - but NONE better. Ever.

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Christineoo
03/12/12
Weta Fan

I love this movie very much!

Peter Jackson is wonderful movie dirctor! :) From Chinese girl Read more.

Peter Jackson is wonderful movie dirctor! :)
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