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All Monsters Attack, aka. Godzilla’s Revenge

All Monsters Attack
All Monsters Attack, aka. Godzillas Revenge (1969) Synopsis of All Monsters Attack In All Monsters Attack (aka Godzillas Revenge), a young, bullied child whose parents are both working all the time dreams of visiting Monster Island, becoming friends with Minilla/Minya (Godzillas son), and learning life lessons to help him...
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Godzilla movie list

Godzilla Final Wars - destruction
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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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 Rodan...
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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.   It’s...
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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 Against Mechagodzilla

Godzilla Against 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 Final Wars

Godzilla Final Wars
Godzilla Final Wars (2004) Godzilla Final Wars has been described as a remake of the classic Godzilla film, Destroy All Monsters–and to a degree, this is correct. However, my first impression is that it’s more along the lines of Power Rangers meet Godzilla. Godzilla appears in a flashback...
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Yongary, monster from the deep

Yongary, Monster From the Deep (1967) aka Taekoesu Yonggary
Yongary, Monster From the Deep (1967) aka Taekoesu Yonggary   It should be said up front that  Yongary, Monster From the Deep is an imitation of Godzilla. A funny, delightful, cheesy imitation, but still an imitation. The basic plot is very familiar: it has a prehistoric monster awakened,...
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Godzilla (1998) starring Matthew Broderick

American Godzilla (1998), starring Matthew Broderick
movie review of  Godzilla  (1998) starring Matthew Broderick Matthew Broderick starred in  Godzilla (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.   The...
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Gorjia, aka Godzilla

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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