The crew of the research vessel, The Calico, investigate strange phenomena and often meet menaces that force them to summon Godzilla to help.
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Series cast summary:
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 Godzilla (26 episodes, 1978-1979)
Jeff David ...
 Captain Carl Majors (26 episodes, 1978-1979)
Al Eisenmann ...
 Pete (26 episodes, 1978-1979)
Hilly Hicks ...
 Brock (26 episodes, 1978-1979)
Don Messick ...
 Godzooky (26 episodes, 1978-1979)
Brenda Thompson ...
 Dr. Quinn Darien (26 episodes, 1978-1979)
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The crew of the research vessel, the Calico at one point rescue Godzooky, the young offspring of the mighty giant monster, Godzilla. Apparently, a pact was made that if the crew took care of the little guy, Godzilla would help if they needed him. As it turns out, this was a most fortuitous thing, because in the voyages of the Calico, they investigate mysteries that all too often lead to run-ins with dangerous giant beasts. With no way to battle the beasts themselves, the crew, either through a special signaling device or Godzooky calling himself, can summon Godzilla seemingly from anywhere around the world to confront the menace at hand. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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Due to copyright issues, the creators couldn't use Godzilla's classic roar for the show. Instead, Ted Cassidy voiced him using generic cartoon monster sounds that were also used as stock sound effects in other shows of the time. A widespread rumor says that in the Japanese version, they changed Godzilla's roar to the one used in the films, but this was not the case. See more »

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Throughout the entire series, Godzilla's size keeps changing wildly, even within episodes. In some shots, he can hold the crew of the Calico ship in his hand, while in others, he's so big that he can grab the entire ship. See more »

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Featured in Malcolm in the Middle: Clip Show (2002) See more »

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A good cartoon if you're into cheesy stuff
9 October 1999 | by (Long Island, New York) – See all my reviews

I like to watch this cartoon when there is nothing else on despite it being rarely on TV. This cartoon is funny if you're a kid but since I am 12 I think the idea of Godzooky personaly stinks. I mean I can cope with Minya but Godzooky will get annoying.


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