Generally speaking, the Christmas holidays always put me in a good spirit but this year I think that the amount of major studio films and trailers are amplifying that tenfold as not only did we recently get the clips for the upcoming Marvel Studios features “Captain Marvel” and “Avengers: Endgame” and now we have the just unveiled second trailer for “Godzilla: King Of The Monsters” which I have been looking forward to since the first, brief trailer that we got during the Comic Con International: San Diego (seen HERE if you are interested). Now, let’s see what the Big G has been up to since that time in July.
Premise: The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species – thought to be mere myths – rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity’s very existence hanging in the balance (thanks Wiki) Continue reading Warner Brothers Pictures: “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” Official Trailer 2→
The trailers keep on coming as Comic Con International: San Diego gets deep into its third day. Since we are on the East Coast there is still a lot of time over there to get reports from and a trailer that we were very much looking forward too has arrived. Behold the first full trailer for “Godzilla: King Of The Monsters” which comes care of Warner Brothers Pictures.
Premise: The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species – thought to be mere myths – rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity’s very existence hanging in the balance (thanks Wiki) Continue reading Warner Brothers Pictures: “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” Official Trailer→
Run for whatever shelter you can possibly find because the Big G has arrived and I am talking about none other than the mighty Godzilla, who’s new film, and a bit of a modern take on the mighty monster opens today. I will admit that I am super stoked for this one. Here’s the poster.
Brief Premise: Reinvisioning Toho’s iconic Godzilla, the new film pits the “world’s most famous monster” against malevolent creatures who, bolstered by humanity’s “scientific arrogance”, threaten our very existence.” (thanks official Wiki entry)
It was cool to see “Breaking Bad”‘s own Bryan Cranston as a part of the wide cast and while this is interesting I am most focused on how they are bringing Godzilla into our world and of course the destruction of everything in his path. You know that is going to be happening but the only question is how soon. With “Pacific Rim” we got right into the action in the first five minutes so would “Godzilla” avoid the same and keep us hanging on. I plan on attending this film today at one of the early showings.
Aaron Taylor-Johnson as US Navy Lieutenant Ford Brody
Ken Watanabe as Dr. Ichiro Serizawa
Elizabeth Olsen as Elle Brody, Ford’s wife
Juliette Binoche as Sandra “Sandy” Brody
Sally Hawkins as Dr. Vivienne Graham
David Strathairn as US Navy Admiral Stenz
Bryan Cranston as Joseph “Joe” Brody, Ford’s father
Patrick Sabongui as Master Sergeant Marcus Waltz
Victor Rasuk as Major Tre Moralez
Richard T. Jones as “The Colonel”
Jared Keeso as Jump Master
Al Sapienza as Huddleston
Brian Markinson as Whalen
CJ Adams as young Ford Brody
Carson Bolde as Sam Brody
Jake Cunanan, Warren Takeuchi and Yuki Morita were cast as Akio, his father and mother, respectively
Ken Yamamura, 1954 Godzilla film actor Akira Takarada, Garry Chalk, Christian Tessier, Anthony Konechny, Primo Allon and Jeric Ross were cast in unspecified roles.
Here are a number of Godzilla related items that fans might enjoy. I tried to span a wide gamut for your mediaphile appetite. There are some great trade editions and of course the classic films that brought me so much joy as a youth.
We’ve just gotten a much better than the previous teaser in terms of a trailer for the coming in a couple more months Film “Godzilla”. I’ll let that do the talking for now and will see you at the close. The film is directed by Gareth Edwards and is a reboot of the American version of Godzilla.
The first teaser trailer for the 2014 Film “Godzilla” is here. Well, it was released the other day actually but I had some other stuff to post first. So here we go, its a quick one and you don’t see all that much so let’s just get on with it. The film is directed by Gareth Edwards and is a reboot of the American version of Godzilla which is a good thing since that film from the nineties was horrible.
Aaron Taylor-Johnson as Ford Brody
Ken Watanabe as Dr. Ishiro Serizawa
Bryan Cranston as Joe Brody
Elizabeth Olsen as Elle Brody
Godzilla as Himself
PiercingMetal Thoughts: Please don’t mind this but I am going to hold my thoughts for the time being and wait until we have a longer trailer. We don’t see much of the Big Guy in the clip but you do hear that roar and it sends a couple of chills down my spine. If you really, really, really liked this teaser you can let me know what you think down in the comments below. I won’t mind at all. See you soon.