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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 (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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King Kong vs Godzilla

King Kong vs Godzilla DVD cover
King Kong vs Godzilla, 1962 No one will mistake  King Kong vs Godzilla for high art — and that’s fine; it doesn’t pretend to be anything other than enjoyable silliness. It’s two men in rubber suits, fighting in choreographed style — shades of professional wrestling. The movie has...
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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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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 The ocean’s surface begins to boil white-hot. A Japanese freighter vanishes into the Pacific. And the superstitious villagers of Odo Island fear an ancient legend has come true …. The legend of Gojira! Awakened from an eons-long sleep by...
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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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