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Reeling it in: 'Godzilla' back with a vengeance

"Godzilla" Warner Bros. 2 hours, 3 minutes Godzilla, as a character, has been around a long time. The original...than 60 different iterations. I remember the original "Godzilla" mostly from a series of library books that chronicled...
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...TOKYO - At a humble Tokyo laboratory, Godzilla, including the 1954 black-and-white...cityscape models, the bumpy skin of Godzilla and the metallic shine of the robots...intention of the original.In turning Godzilla films into 4K, each frame of the reel-to-reel...
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Godzilla (2014)

Opens Friday, May 16, 2014 Synopsis: The king of all monsters gets a reboot with this Warner Bros./Legendary Pictures production helmed by Gareth Edwards, who gained critical attention with his intimate twist on the giant-creature genre with his feature-film debut, Monsters. The story finds Godzilla emerging to restore the balance of nature when a powerful force threatens all of humanity. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Aaron Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen, Bryan Cranston, David Strathairn, Ken Watanabe, Juliette Binoche Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Best and worst films of 2014

...the home release. Um, wasn't that the tagline?) and "Godzilla." Both films relied on smart writing and succeeded far beyond their cumbersome science fiction baggage. "Godzilla" showed that film could succeed with a moderately big budget...
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Unhinged Alaska: What's next, Godzilla?

OK, I get it.
What others say: Making monsters of men

...Republicans have created a new monster intended to scare Alaska's voters. It's name: Sen. Mark Begich. Anyone who's seen a Godzilla movie, whether it's the reboot that hit theaters this week or an oldie but goodie from the 1950s and 60s, knows the only...
To see, or not to see? 'Anonymous' has both good and bad of the Bard are nothing new, but a big budget, splashy Hollywood film from the guy who made "Independence Day," "Godzilla," and "2012"? Well, how could you miss that? And yet, miss it we did and, rather than go see Nicholas Cage refinance...
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'This Ain't Broadway' hits Nikiski

...number, Irwin writes a musical about a giant Iguana that faces a nuclear disaster. The dancers come on-stage, singing about Godzilla, to the tune of "Matchmaker," from "Fiddler on the Roof" -- and Irwin realizes it's been done before. Senior Caty...
Life in the Pedestrian Lane

...limbs flying off in every direction. I even spent serious time at drive-ins. Where else could you get the full effect of "Godzilla" or "Creature from the Black Lagoon," except in the front seat of a '49 Ford huddled with your steady date of the moment...
Movie review: Explosive fun in 'Pacific Rim'

...years previous, a gigantic monster, labeled a "kaiju" in homage to monster movies from the 1950s and 60s, i.e., "Godzilla," "Gamera," or "Mothra," rose up out of a volcanic rift deep in the Pacific ocean and proceeded to immediately ravage...
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