The Art of Kong Skull Island

Author: Simon Ward
Publisher: Titan Books
ISBN: 178565151X
Release Date: 2017-03-07
Genre: Performing Arts

In March 2017, the producers of 'Godzilla' transport audiences to the birthplace of one of the most powerful monster myths of all in KONG: SKULL ISLAND, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures. When a scientific expedition to an uncharted island awakens titanic forces of nature, a mission of discovery becomes an explosive war between monster and man. Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman and John C. Reilly star in a thrilling and original new adventure that reveals the untold story of how Kong became King. The Art and Making of Kong: Skull Island goes behind the scenes and reveals how this monster-sized production was brought to the screen. Featuring incredible concept art and on-set photography, this deluxe book is a rare treat for fans as key cast and crew tell the story of how Kong was given a whole new lease of life. © 2016 LEGENDARY. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Skull Island The Birth of Kong

Author: Arvid Nelson
Publisher: Legendary Comics
ISBN: 9781681160368
Release Date: 2017-12-12
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

“DO YOU WANT TO KNOW THE TRUTH?” As the ultimate monster icon returns to the big screen in the global blockbuster Kong: Skull Island, Legendary Comics expands the MonsterVerse with the official graphic novel prequel to the film. Discover the secrets of Kong’s mythic origins as the cryptozoological adventurers of Monarch return to the birthplace of one our world’s greatest wonders. As a journey of discovery becomes a desperate escape mission, a team of operatives will fight to survive the hidden dangers of the island – and each other. Now available for the first time as one epic saga, join Monarch’s mission into myth, revealing the untold history of this god-like creature and the battle for survival that made him the last of his kind. This all-new collected edition includes declassified files from the Monarch datacore, revealing expert zoological analysis of some of Skull Island’s most extraordinary florafauna.

Kong of Skull Island

Author: James Asmus
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781608869411
Release Date: 2017-02-21
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels

The origin of Kong and the founding of Skull Island—where it all began. Two fractured and combative civilizations are forced to unite when their island is destroyed. Washing up on the shores of Skull Island, they must defend their people against an endless horde of dinosaurs and monsters. With the help of Kong, lies hope for survival. BOOM! Studios and DeVito Artworks LLC unleash an original graphic novel. From James Asmus (Thief of Thieves, All-New Inhumans) and Carlos Magno (Lantern City; Planet of the Apes) comes the origin of Kong, created by Merian C. Cooper, and grounded in artist/author Joe DeVito's ground-breaking literary property Skull Island. Exclusively authorized and endorsed by the Cooper family as their official King Kong/Skull Island prequel and sequel origin story.

The World of Kong

Author: Peter Jackson
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416505198
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Performing Arts

Offers a visual tour of the artwork, design sketches, and digital effects depicting Skull Island that enhance the remake of "King Kong" directed by Peter Jackson.

Kong Skull Island The Official Movie Novelization

Author: Tim Lebbon
Publisher: Titan Books (US, CA)
ISBN: 9781785651397
Release Date: 2017-03-14
Genre: Fiction

In March 2017, the producers of Godzilla transport audiences to the birthplace of one of the most powerful monster myths of all in KONG: SKULL ISLAND, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures. When a scientific expedition to an uncharted island awakens titanic forces of nature, a mission of discovery becomes an explosive war between monster and man. Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman and John C. Reilly star in a thrilling and original new adventure that reveals the untold story of how Kong became King.

King Kong

Author: Ray Morton
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1557836698
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Performing Arts

Chronicling the making of all seven feature films in which King Kong has appeared - including the Peter Jackson film due for release in December 2005 - this book includes coverage of all the original films as well as the many variants and offshoots.

Kong

Author: Brad Strickland
Publisher: Dh Press
ISBN: 1595820213
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Fiction

A prequel and sequel to the 1933 novel that introduced King Kong blends the talents of a renowned fantasy artist with those of a top science fiction writer to create a successor to the Depression-era fantasy that spawned numerous feature-length films.

Kong Reborn

Author: Russell Blackford
Publisher: Ibooks
ISBN: 1596871334
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Fiction

Discovering the DNA of the great ape King Kong, Jack Denham, grandson of the moviemaker who had brought Kong to New York in 1933, classhes with ruthless business tycoon Carlton Hemming as both men attempt to clone the giant ape, only to discover that the monstrous creature that results must be returned to Skull Island. Original.

Reel Spirituality

Author: Robert K. Johnston
Publisher: Baker Academic
ISBN: 9780801031878
Release Date: 2006-12-01
Genre: Performing Arts

Guides the serious Christian moviegoer into theological conversation with the movies. This second edition cites an additional 200 movies and includes new film photos.

The Making of King Kong

Author: Jenny Wake
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781416505181
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Performing Arts

Following every step of the process, this book is an on-set illustrated record of how King Kong was made. From concept to final cut - it provides a behind-the-scenes look at how the motion picture event of 2005 was made.

Escape from Skull Island

Author: Jim Razzi
Publisher: Pocket Books
ISBN: 0671620924
Release Date: 1986-01-01
Genre: Dinosaurs

Swept to Skull Island by a huge tidal wave, Danny and Donna, twin dinosaurs, discover a gang of bank robbers hiding there and must try to escape without their notice.

King Kong Kong s Kingdom

Author: Julia Simon-Kerr
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060773021
Release Date: 2005-11-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When Jack Driscoll and his film crew step off their boat and onto the shores of Skull Island, they must battle dinosaurs and conquer the massive gorilla, Kong. Original.

King Kong Journey to Skull Island

Author: Jennifer Frantz
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780060772994
Release Date: 2005-11-08
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Describes the dangers of a hidden place called Skull Island, including dense jungles, fierce monsters, and a giant gorilla named Kong.