History in Monsters During World War II’s final days, Okinawa became a pivotal battleground. Prior, Imperial Japan took control of the island, effectively enslaving the native population, using propaganda …
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Dirty Stinkin’ Rats Everything the alien Xiliens do is commanded by computers. Their entire society is based on rapid calculations. No one loves and no one marries without the …
While following a similar story to the prior Mothra, Mothra vs Godzilla finds a unique tone amid some outstanding action.
Final Wars is shamelessly childish and even derogatory
Godzilla vs Mothra is a smash and grab. Smash buildings, grab cash.
Shift in tonality or not, Sea Monster is comfortably set with kooky ideas.
Escapes is a hokey travesty to non-Toho devotees, a clumpy dose of '60s kitsch with America's prodigious simian playing host.
Godzilla brought a morose legitimacy to giant monsters through a harrowing perspective on nuclear war.
In its proper form, it is not hard to see why Gojira is one of the greatest Japanese films of all time and, arguably, anywhere else in the world.