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Gorjia

Iconic image of Gojira eating traing
Gojira (1954) starring  Akira Takarada, Momoko Kôchi, Akihiko Hirata Synopsis of Gojira  When the ocean’s surface begins to boil white-hot and a Japanese freighter vanishes into the Pacific, the superstitious villagers of Odo Island fear an ancient legend has come true–the legend of Gojira! Awakened from an eons-long sleep by an...
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All Monsters Attack aka. Godzilla’s Revenge

All Monsters Attack, aka. Godzilla's Revenge (1969)
All Monsters Attack, aka. Godzilla’s Revenge (1969) Synopsis of All Monsters Attack  In All Monsters Attack (aka Godzilla’s Revenge), a young, bullied child — whose parents are both working all the time — dreams of visiting Monster Island, becoming friends with Minilla/Minya (Godzilla’s son), and learning life lessons to...
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Ghidorah The Three-Headed Monster

Ghidorah The Three-Headed Monster
Ghidorah The Three-Headed Monster (1964) Synopsis of Ghidorah The Three-Headed Monster  In Ghidorah The Three-Headed Monster, a meteor crashes to Earth — with a danger hidden within that will threaten the entire world. Only the combined might of Godzilla, Rodan, and Mothra can stand against it. But neither Godzilla nor...
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Godzilla movie list

Godzilla vs. Destroyah
Godzilla movie list – a list of all of the released Godzilla movies so far, with Japanese and American versions where needed Gojira / Godzilla, King of the Monsters (1954) Godzilla Raids Again / Gigantis the Fire Monster (1955) King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962) Mothra vs. Godzilla /...
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Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla

Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla
Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla (2002) starring Yumiko Shaku, Shin Takuma What is the measure of success for a movie? When the audience gets so wrapped up in the movie, that you start rooting for the protagonist. That’s exactly what happened during my first viewing of Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla. The...
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Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack

Godzilla, Mothra, King Ghidorah in Giant Monsters All Out Attack
Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack  (2001) Synopsis of  Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack Godzilla has returned, for the first time since 1954.  Admiral Taizô Tachibana remembers first-hand his first attack, and tries to prepare the Japan Self-Defense Force for his...
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Godzilla vs the Smog Monster

Godzilla vs Hedorah (aka. Godzilla vs the Smog Monster)
Godzilla vs the Smog Monster (aka. Godzilla vs Hedorah) I have fond memories of watching  Godzilla vs. the Smog Monster  from when I was a teenager–and, oddly enough, it’s still enjoyable in the same vein as it was then–an odd combination of cheesy movie and environmental doomsday.  ...
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Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S.

50th Anniversary - Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. - terror comes in threes - Godzilla, Mechagodzilla, Mothra
movie review of  Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S.  is a sequel to  Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla — a year later,  Mechagodzilla is being repaired after the damage inflicted it by Godzilla.   Losing consistency from the previous film, a different crew is manning the Mechagodzilla (a robotic Godzilla, built...
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Godzilla (1998) starring Matthew Broderick

Godzilla, starring Matthew Broderick
movie review of  Godzilla  (1998) starring Matthew Broderick Matthew Broderick starred in  Godzilla  in 1998, which was originally supposed to be the first of a trilogy of films.   However,  film critics were merciless in their criticism of the film, and the American movie public didn’t disagree.  ...
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