Top 7 Kong: Skull Island Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Kong: Skull Island facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Kong: Skull Island film message.

In "Kong: Skull Island", John C. Reilly's character is wearing his WWII bomber jacket with the phrase, "GOOD FOR YOUR HEALTH" across the shoulders. This is a subtle reference/nod to his Adult Swim character and show, "Check It Out! with Steve Brule" who's signature catchphrase is one and the same.
In "Kong: Skull Island", John C. Reilly's character is wearing his WWII bomber jacket with the phrase, "GOOD FOR YOUR HEALTH" across the shoulders. This is a subtle reference/nod to his Adult Swim character and show, "Check It Out! with Steve Brule" who's signature catchphrase is one and the same.
Samuel L Jackson says hold onto your butt which he also says in Jurassic Park(1993)
Samuel L Jackson says hold onto your butt which he also says in Jurassic Park(1993)

Kong: Skull Island Trivia

These trivia from Reddit and other sources can be used as questions with answers in quizzes or games.

  1. The helicopter pilots complete their pre-flight start checks and spool up their helicopters, but they forget to untie the main rotor from the tail boom, something they should have done during their walk-around of the aircraft. It is magically fixed in the next shot.

Kong: Skull Island Easter Eggs

Hidden objects, characters, easter eggs, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • The actual camera that was used in the 1933 film is hidden in the scene at Hank Marlow's place - as confirmed by the film's VFX artist, Jeff White.

  • 1 - There's a boat named "gray fox" after the metal gear character, as the director is huge fan.
    There's a boat named "gray fox" after the metal gear character, as the director is huge fan.

Kong: Skull Island Hidden Details

Dr. Randa (John Goodman) claims "there has never been a more screwed up time in Washington." While this is surely a jab at the political climate, those words are fulfilled in Godzilla: King of the Monsters. (2019). He also claims that the search for alien life is nuts.

Kong: Skull Island poster
Kong: Skull Island poster

Kong: Skull Island Plot

After the Vietnam war, a team of scientists explores an uncharted island in the Pacific, venturing into the domain of the mighty Kong, and must fight to escape a primal Eden.

Cast and Details

Here are the full cast and crew of Kong: Skull Island. The goofs, crazy credits, and trivia they have performed may have not taken your attention. Some are hidden for a reason, while others randomly forgotten.

Genre Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Director Jordan Vogt-Roberts
Production Warner Bros. Pictures/Legendary Pictures
Stars Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John C. Reilly
IMDB score 6.6