I viewed this film accompanied with Wordless Music Orchestra & The Lost Bayou Ramblers performing the score, and it was hands down one of the most moving film experiences I have ever had.
I never, absolutely never, describe a film with the word "magical", but I truly cannot think of any other word that best fits this film.
So this does it. This ends my King Kong marathon.
1933, 1976, and 2005.
What did I think of Peter Jackson's adaption?
I've got to say, pretty dang awesome.
Jackson captures the feel and essence of the thirty's so incredibly well, that my favourite parts of the movie were that in the beginning and the end when we spend time in New York City. His attention to detail is extraordinary. The original clocked in at an hour and forty-six minutes,…