Godzilla vs Kong is an American monster film of 2021 which was directed by Adam Wingard. A sequel to Godzilla: King of the Monsters while Kong: Skull Island, is the 4th film in Legendary’s MonstrerVerse.
Also, this film is the 36th film in the Godzilla franchise, the 12th film in the King Kong franchise. As well as the 4th film the to be produced by a Hollywood studio completely.
Godzilla vs Kong stars Alexander Skarsgard, Rebecca Hall, Millie Bobby Brown, Brian Tyree Henry, Eiza Gonzalez, Shun Oguri. Also, Kyle Chandler, Julian Dennison, and Demian Bichir.
In October 2015, the project was announced. Just when Lengendary disclosed the plans for a shared cinematic universe between Godzilla and King Kong. In March 2017, the writer of the film was assembled.
While in May 2017, Adam Wingard was announced as the director of the film.
The Principal photography of the film started in November 2018 in Hawaii, Australia, and Hong Kong, and rounded up in April 2019.
Just after being delayed by the Coronavirus outbreak. Godzilla vs Kong was now released theatrically internationally on the 24th of March, 2021 in Australia. Here it was simultaneously released in theaters and on HBO Max.
Moreover, Godzilla vs Kong received so many great comments from critics for its action sequences and special effects as well. However criticism for the thinly-written human characters.
Godzilla vs Kong wasn’t released in the US as at the time it was released in Australia. That is, on the 24th of March, 2021. However, the movie is slated to be released in the US on the 31st of March, 2021.
Director: Adam Wingard
Producers: Thomas Tull, Brian Rogers, Jon Jashni, Alex Garcia, Mary Parent, Eric McLeod.
Story: Terry Rossio, Zach Shields, Michael Dougherty
Screenplay: Eric Pearson and Max Borenstein
A film based on Godzilla by Toho, King Kong by Edgar Wallace, and Merian C. Cooper.
Cinematography: Ben Seresin.
Music: Tom Holkenborg
Edited by: Josh Schaeffer
Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures
Production Company: Legendary Pictures.
Running Time: 113 minutes
Country: United States of America
Release Date: March 24, 2021, in Australia; March 31, 2021, in the United States of America.
Godzilla vs Kong Cast
The cast in Godzilla vs Kong include:
- Alexander Skarsgard as Dr. Nathan Lind
- Rebecca Hall as Dr. Ilene Andrews
- Millie Bobby Brown as Madison Russell.
- Brian Tyree Henry as Bernie Hayes
- Elza Gonzalez as Maia Simmons
- Shun Oguri as Ren Serizawa
- Julian Dennison as Josh Valentine
- Demian Bichir as Walter Simmons
- Kyle Chandler as Dr. Mark Russell
- Kaylee Hottle as Jia
Production – Production Credits
Below are the producers behind Godzilla vs Kong and how they participated in the production of the film:
- Adam Wingard as Director
- Jay Ashenfelter as Executive producer
- Dan Lin as Executive producer
- Herbert W. Gains as Executive producer
- Roy Lee as Executiuve producer
- Kenji Okuhira as Executive Producer
- Yoshimitsu Banno as Executive Producer ( Posthumous)
- Tamara Kent as Co-producer
- Jen Conroy as Co-producer
- Tom Hammock as Production design
- Owen Patterson as Production designer
- Ann Foley as Costume designer
- John “DJ” Desjardin as Visual effects supervisor.
In June 2020, it was disclosed that Tom Holkenbord would be the film’s composer. Moreover, Adam Wingard met with Tom Holkenbord in 2018. To which he accepted to recreationally write music for Godzilla years prior because of being a fan.
After which Tom Holkenbord began to communicate with the director. He adjusted the material and then played it for the director to hear. Saying that adam Wingard was “totally in love”.
In all, all music for the Godzilla vs Kong film is being composed by Tom Holkenborg.
Godzilla vs Kong Release Date
Godzilla vs Kong was internationally released theatrically on the 24th of March, 2021. It was released in other international markets on the 25th of March 2021.
However, this movie is scheduled to be released in the United States of America on the 31st of March, 2021. It will then be simultaneously released in theaters and on HBO Max as well.
The film will be theatrically distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures worldwide. Aside from Japan, where the movie will be distributed on the 14th of May, 2021 by Toho.