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Godzilla vs. Destoroyah (1995)
"Gojira vs. Desutoroiâ" (original title)

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The aftermath of the Oxygen Destroyer brings forth Destoroyah, a beast intent on killing Godzilla, who is on the verge of a nuclear meltdown.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Takurô Tatsumi ...
Dr. Kensaku Ijuin
Yôko Ishino ...
Yukari Yamane
Yasufumi Hayashi ...
Kenichi Yamane
Megumi Odaka ...
Sayaka Osawa ...
Meru Ozawa
Saburô Shinoda ...
Professor Fukazawa
Akira Nakao ...
Commander Takaki Aso
Masahiro Takashima ...
Major Sho Kuroki
Momoko Kôchi ...
Shigeru Kôyama ...
Army General
Ronald Hoerr ...
Professor Marvin
Kôichi Ueda ...
Night Watchman at Aquarium
Takehiro Murata ...
Yukari's Editor
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G-Force Technician
Akihiko Hirata ...
Dr. Daisuke Serizawa (archive footage)
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Something has destroyed Birth Island, home of Godzilla and Little Godzilla and soon, it is discovered that Godzilla has developed a bright flaming glow, indicating that his nuclear energy is growing out of control. Fearing that Godzilla will soon explode, the G-Force tries to freeze him, thus cooling his temperature. But another problem arises as a horde of human sized creatures, formed from a combination of Godzilla cells, and the weapon that destroyed the original one, The Oxygen Destroyer. Now the military must try to stop these creatures and stop Godzilla from going through a nuclear meltdown that could destroy the world. Written by Todd A. Bobenrieth <demonusr@ncentral.com>

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9 December 1995 (Japan)  »

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JPY 1,000,000,000 (estimated)
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Godzilla Comes Full Circle
22 September 2003 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

This is a somewhat touching film due to the fact that the original Godzilla dies. It also should be noted that with this film the entire Godzilla series (Hesei as well as Showa eras) comes full circle as he fights a foe created by the very thing that destroyed him in the first film. Unfortunately, it is somewhat undermined by some rather poor special effects. However, the story is pretty decent as it not only is about the end of Godzilla, but it also has an underlying theme of rebirth as is seen in the end when Godzilla Junior absorbs his father's lingering radiation to become the new "King of Monsters". This film may be flawed, but it is still pretty good.


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