One of the most famous legends regarding the production of this film has Ishirô Honda
and Eiji Tsuburaya
on the observation deck of what was then one of Tokyo's skyscrapers. They were planning Godzilla's path of destruction. Other visitors on the deck became concerned when portions of their conversation were overheard. The pair was stopped by authorities and questioned. See more
When Ogata picks up Emiko on the mountain after she's fallen while running away from Gojira, the monster isn't visible on the hill above, even though he's supposed to be directly behind them. See more
If my device can serve a good purpose, i would announce it to everyone in the world! But in its current form, it's just a weapon of horrible destruction. Please understand, Ogata!
I understand. But if we don't use your device against Godzilla, what are we going to do?
Ogata, if the oxygen destroyer is used even once, politicians from around the world will see it. Of course, they'll want to use it as a weapon. Bombs versus bombs, missiles versus missiles, and now a new superweapon to throw upon ...