News for Dec. 15, 2005

After ‘King Kong,’ what's left?

12/15/05, 2:39 pm EST - Xoanon

It seems almost certain that “King Kong” will enjoy the same critical adulation and blockbuster popular success as the “Lord Of The Rings” trilogy, which means that Kong isn’t the only 10-ton gorilla around. With four massive successes in a row, director Peter Jackson is an enviable position as an artist, having gained enough clout that he could choose just about anything he dreamed of for his next film and he’d find a studio that would let him make it. (“A dramatic adaptation of the Sears catalog, Mr. Jackson? Brilliant!”) [More]

Xoanon here, I love this article, and Christopher Bahn is now my own personal hero/love puppet...his idea of getting Peter to do a big screen Doctor Who makes my heart jump 10 or 12 beats.