News for Dec. 16, 2005

Marketers link booty

12/16/05, 11:38 am EST - Xoanon

Maybe he's mad about overexposure. The 'King Kong' promos include an animated series DVD. Taking on T-Rexes and battling biplanes is mere monkeyshines for "King Kong." When it comes to movie marketing tie-ins, the big guy is this year's 50-foot gorilla. Unless you've been shipwrecked on Skull Island for the past few weeks, it would be hard not to notice the slew of products and promotions tied into Peter Jackson's $200 million remake of the 1933 adventure classic. [More]