The trailer begins with an ominous message: "It'll be a joyride." Yeah, right. This is a major monster movie starring Tom Hiddleston and Brie Larsen -- "joyride" is the last word I'd use to describe it.
Voice-overs tout how dangerous and dumb the decision was to head out to this island, and the trailer has nearly as many explosions as a preview for a Michael Bay movie.
This reboot of "King Kong" is rumored to be the beginning of a shared monster universe, which includes Godzilla, between Warner Bros. and Legendary. And if you think Godzilla has the size advantage here, watch the trailer and think again.
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