Skull Island now includes "Kong"
Legendary Pictures & Universal Studios have announced that they are moving the worldwide release date for Skull Island to early March 2017, placing the movie in pre-Summer US domestic window that seems to be getting busier with major releases each year. The film has also been retitled to "Kong: Skull Island" to capitalise on Universal's access to the classic film ape. Other new information about the production includes the addition of a secondl screenwriter, John Gatins. Gatins has also written the upcoming Legendary science fiction/horror film Spectral about a supernatural force trying to take over New York City.
Kong: Skull Island is now set for release on March 10. 2017.