Alas, I remember this article and all the attendant Hoo-hah all too well. But as a card carrying member of the Willis O’Brien Fan Club, I couldn’t get past the Robo-Kong, much less Baker’s substantial contribution. I never forgave Dino for quashing the other remake in the works from Universal, which probably wouldn’t have met my expectations either.

I am curious to see Kong 76 now, since the sum of the parts might well be greater than the whole…

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