News for Dec. 06, 2003

A King Kong-Sized Update

12/06/03, 11:36 am EST - Xoanon

The Dominion Post recently got director Peter Jackson to spill the beans on his planned remake of King Kong, which begins filming August 2004 in New Zealand on a budget of $200 million (a record $32 million of which Jackson will pocket). The filmmaker plans on spending January reworking the screenplay with partner Fran Walsh and writer Philippa Boyens. They expect a completed draft by February. [More]