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Godzilla X Kong: The New Empire - When Titans Truce and Simians Miscommunicate

In the colossal clash to end all clashes, Godzilla and Kong managed to put aside their differences and join forces to take down the mechanical monstro...

Jordan Gerblick Feb 12, 2024
Godzilla X Kong: The New Empire - When Titans Truce and Simians Miscommunicate

In the colossal clash to end all clashes, Godzilla and Kong managed to put aside their differences and join forces to take down the mechanical monstrosity known as Mecha-Godzilla. But what happens after the dust settles and the credits roll? In the upcoming blockbuster, "Godzilla X Kong: The New Empire," these iconic Kaiju have established a new status quo and struck a truce. Director Adam Wingard drew inspiration from the buddy-cop movies of the '80s and '90s, particularly the unforgettable duo of Lethal Weapon's Riggs and Murtaugh.

Now, don't expect to hear Godzilla growl about being too old for this nonsense like Riggs did. However, Wingard hinted that the spirit of the cult film series, starring Danny Glover and Mel Gibson, heavily influenced the story of "New Empire." In this latest installment, the titans find themselves in a delicate balance of power and territory.

"Godzilla has taken control of the surface world, while Kong resides in the mysterious Hollow Earth," Wingard revealed to Empire magazine. "It's not a simple, 'Hey Kong, give me a shout if there's trouble, and I, Godzilla, will come to the rescue!' No, no, my friends. The '80s were all about complex storylines, and that's exactly what we're bringing to the table."

But wait, there's more! A new threat emerges in the form of the simian villain, Skar King. Prepare for an epic showdown as Godzilla and Kong face off against this formidable foe. However, don't expect them to work together like a well-oiled machine right from the start. Oh no, there's a catch. You see, due to a pesky language barrier, communication between the titanic tag team is anything but straightforward. Cue the crossed wires and hilarious misunderstandings!

Wingard explained, "These monsters have their own unique way of communicating, and let's just say it's not as simple as sending a text message or having a friendly chat over a cup of tea. There will be plenty of confusion, my friends!"

In addition to the chaos of miscommunication, our beloved stars will undergo epic transformations to prepare for the ultimate battle. Wingard teased us with a glimpse of Godzilla's new power-up, which comes in a vibrant shade of pink. It seems our scaly friend has taken a page from the book of Shaw Brothers martial arts movies and created his very own training routine. Get ready to witness the many faces of Godzilla in this electrifying installment.

"Godzilla is all about self-improvement," Wingard said with a mischievous grin. "You'll be treated to an array of different versions of our iconic monster. It's an absolute feast for the eyes!"

So mark your calendars, folks! "Godzilla X Kong: The New Empire" is set to rock the big screen on March 29th. Prepare for a truce between titans, a battle against a simian villain, and a whole lot of miscommunication. This is a movie that will make you laugh, gasp, and cheer as it takes you on a wild ride through the fantastic realms of Kaiju mayhem.

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