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Shin Godzilla (2016)

Shin Gojira (original title)
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Japan is plunged into chaos upon the appearance of a giant monster.

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Cast

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Rando Yaguchi
Yutaka Takenouchi ...
Hideki Akasaka
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Kayoko Ann Patterson
Ren Ohsugi ...
Prime Minister Seiji Okochi
Akira Emoto ...
Ryuta Azuma
Kengo Kôra ...
Yusuke Shimura, Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary
Mikako Ichikawa ...
Hiromi Ogashira, Deputy Director of Nature Conservation Bureau
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Masao Zaizen, Integrated Chief of Staff
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Saigo, Combat Leader
Kyûsaku Shimada ...
Katayama, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ken Mitsuishi ...
Kozuka, Governor of Tokyo
Shingo Tsurumi ...
Yajima, Joint Staff Deputy
Kimiko Yo ...
Reiko Hanamori, Defense Minister
Takumi Saitô ...
Ikeda, Tank Captain
Takashi Fujiki ...
Tokyo Lieutenant Governor
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Storyline

An unknown accident occurs in Tokyo Bay's Aqua Line, which causes an emergency cabinet to assemble. All of the sudden, a giant creature immediately appears, destroying town after town with its landing reaching the capital. This mysterious giant monster is named "Godzilla".

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A god incarnate. A city doomed.


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Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

11 October 2016 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

God Godzilla  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$455,036 (USA) (14 October 2016)

Gross:

$1,908,028 (USA) (4 November 2016)
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

At one point in the film, all the TVs in an electronics store are showing the live footage of Godzilla's destruction of Tokyo except one which is playing the anime "Ochibisan" created by Moyoco Anno, who is director Hideaki Anno's wife. This is also a reference to the fact that one of Tokyo's six broadcast TV stations is notoriously reluctant to air breaking news. See more »

Goofs

After Godzilla uses his breath weapon at the end of the second act, much of Tokyo is completely destroyed, with most of the buildings having either collapsed or gotten severely scorched. However, during the final scene, the city looks largely intact, with none of the buildings toppled or burnt. Not even the forest near the location where Godzilla is sleeping is burnt up. See more »

Quotes

Rando Yaguchi: What is that glow?
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Connections

Follows Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1966) See more »

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Composed by Akira Ifukube for "Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster" (1964)
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Real Godzilla is finally back to reality
30 July 2016 | by (Tokyo) – See all my reviews

(No Spoiler) Godzilla movies including Hollywood's 2014 Godzilla have been not able to surpass the original Godzilla. But finally, I think they did. Godzilla is back. Japanese title is Shin-Godzilla, Shin could mean true, new, God, shaking, and so on, and everything is right. This is not like heroic Godzilla we used to know, it is the new creature. But his terror, message, hopeless feeling, resemble the original Godzilla. Finally, Japan created the real Godzilla. CGIs are really great in this movie, not like ones you saw in previous movies. I'm serious. The destruction scene is amazing. You'll be stunned and get excited. But you can deeply feel the respect for the original Godzilla movie. They really did such a great job. This movie will blow your mind away. Finally, Godzilla is back. He's back!


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