Review: Godzilla Vs. Kong : Pop Culture Happy Hour Godzilla Vs. Kong is a collision of two classic film franchises. As the sequel to 2017's Kong: Skull Island and 2019's Godzilla: King Of The Monsters, the film's excessive plot largely serves as window dressing for a heightened epic battle. However, its action-packed story also neglects to properly acknowledge the complicated layers of these two cinematic monsters.
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'Godzilla Vs. Kong' Is A Flawed Monster Movie Mashup

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'Godzilla Vs. Kong' Is A Flawed Monster Movie Mashup

'Godzilla Vs. Kong' Is A Flawed Monster Movie Mashup

'Godzilla Vs. Kong' Is A Flawed Monster Movie Mashup

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Godzilla Vs. Kong puts two franchise stars in epic battles on land and sea. Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures hide caption

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Godzilla Vs. Kong puts two franchise stars in epic battles on land and sea.

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures

Godzilla Vs. Kong is a collision of two classic film franchises. As the sequel to 2017's Kong: Skull Island and 2019's Godzilla: King Of The Monsters, the film's excessive plot largely serves as window dressing for a heightened epic battle. However, its action-packed story also neglects to properly acknowledge the complicated layers of these two cinematic monsters.

The audio was produced by Candice Lim and edited by Jessica Reedy.