Love is Monstrous: A Rom-Com Twist on Godzilla vs. Kong
Some things just don’t fit together, like oil and water. But with a sense of humor, we can appreciate this rom-com trailer for Kong vs. Godzilla. Kudos to Jason Gallagher for taking the time and effort to create this amusing mashup. It’s a testament to the fact that everyone has their hobbies and unique ways of looking at things. However, trying to force Godzilla vs. Kong into a rom-com mold is a head-scratcher, especially after watching the initial trailer for the upcoming movie.
Godzilla vs. Kong but it's a rom-com pic.twitter.com/00egnCwNr0
— Jason Gallagher (@jga41agher) January 25, 2021
Clash of the Titans: Kong and Godzilla’s Epic Battle
Both Kong and Godzilla have a long history of playing the villain. In the upcoming movie, Kong seems to be the one brought in to set Godzilla straight. Many people argue that Kong has no chance against Godzilla’s radioactive abilities, but the trailer suggests that Kong might use tools and outthink his opponent. It’s bound to be a good fight.
This battle is the kind that people love to see, as it’s apolitical and epic. The last time Kong and Godzilla faced off was decades ago. Such movies only come around once in a while, as showing them too often can cheapen the experience and make it too commonplace. When that happens, people tend to forget why the story was popular in the first place.
Who Will Emerge Victorious?
As two of the toughest titans, Godzilla and Kong are on a collision course. Some might argue that Godzilla is primed to win, having defeated King Ghidorah and submitted other titans. Others could argue that Kong couldn’t have taken out Ghidorah. However, in a straight hit-for-hit battle, Kong might lose, but his craftiness could give him an edge. In the upcoming fight, Kong is likely to use his agility, tools, and environment to his advantage.
There’s little to no real emotion between these two, other than rage. The idea is that Godzilla and Kong, or those of Kong’s kind, were the last ones standing at the end of a long and horrible war. But if that’s the case, then one has to account for the presence of the other titans, where they came from, and why they’ve been dormant for so long. Hopefully, many questions will be answered when the movie comes out, but creating more questions seems to be the goal of these movies sometimes.
Anticipation Builds for the Epic Showdown
As we eagerly await the release of Godzilla vs. Kong, people are trying to do and say whatever they can to prepare for this epic fight. This movie has been in the making since the return of Godzilla and Kong years ago, and fans are hoping it will deliver on the hype. In the meantime, we can enjoy the humorous rom-com twist on the story and continue speculating on the outcome of this colossal clash.