Godzilla vs. The Thing (1964)

Directed by Ishirō Honda Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka Written by Shinichi Sekizawa Starring Akira Takarada Yuriko Hoshi Hiroshi Koizumi Yu Fujiki Emi Itō Yumi Itō Kenji Sahara Jun Tazaki Yoshifumi Tajima Music by Akira Ifukube Cinematography Hajime Koizumi Production company Toho Distributed by Toho (Japan) American International Pictures...
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Mothra vs. Godzilla (1964)

*Correction: 1964, NOT 1963 as was stated in the episode. Directed by Ishirō Honda Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka Written by Shinichi Sekizawa Starring Akira Takarada Yuriko Hoshi Hiroshi Koizumi Yu Fujiki Emi Itō Yumi Itō Kenji Sahara Jun Tazaki Yoshifumi Tajima Music by Akira Ifukube Cinematography Hajime Koizumi...
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Mothra (1962)

Directed by Ishirō Honda Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka Written by Shinichi Sekizawa Starring Frankie Sakai Kyoko Kagawa Hiroshi Koizumi Music by Yuji Koseki Cinematography Hajime Koizumi Edited by Kazuji Taira Production company Toho Studios Distributed by Toho (Japan) Columbia Pictures (US) Release dates July 30, 1961 (JP) May 10, 1962 (US) Running...
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King Kong Escapes (1968)

Directed by Ishirō Honda Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka Arthur Rankin Jr. Written by Takeshi Kimura(screenplay) (as Kaoru Mabuchi) Arthur Rankin Jr.(concept) Starring Akira Takarada Rhodes Reason Mie Hama Linda Miller Eisei Amamoto Music by Akira Ifukube Cinematography Hajime Koizumi Edited by Ryohei Fujii Production company Toho Studios Rankin/Bass...
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King Kong vs. Godzilla (1963)

Directed by Ishirō Honda Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka Written by Shinichi Sekizawa Starring Tadao Takashima, Kenji Sahara, Yu Fujiki, Ichirō Arishima, Mie Hama, Shoichi Hirose, Haruo Nakajima Music by Akira Ifukube Cinematography Hajime Koizumi Universal International (USA) Release date: June 26, 1963 (USA) Running time: 91 minutes (USA)...
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King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)

Directed by Ishirō Honda Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka Written by Shinichi Sekizawa Starring Tadao Takashima, Kenji Sahara, Yu Fujiki, Ichirō Arishima, Mie Hama, Shoichi Hirose, Haruo Nakajima Music by Akira Ifukube Cinematography Hajime Koizumi Release date: August 11, 1962 Running time: 97 minutes Budge: Japan ¥5 million Box...
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Gigantis, the Fire Monster (1959)

Directed by Motoyoshi Oda Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka Written by Shigeaki Hidaka, Takeo Murata Starring Hiroshi Koizumi, Setsuko Wakayama, Minoru Chiaki, Takashi Shimura Music by Masaru Satō Cinematography by Seiichi Endo Edited by Kazuji Taira Released: May 21, 1959 Running time: 78 minutes Check out this episode!
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Godzilla Raids Again (1955)

Join us as we descend into the soundtrack-less madness that is Godzilla raids again! Directed by Motoyoshi Oda Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka Written by Shigeaki Hidaka, Takeo Murata Starring Hiroshi Koizumi, Setsuko Wakayama, Minoru Chiaki, Takashi Shimura, Haruo Nakajima as Godzilla Music by Masaru Satō Cinematography Seiichi Endo...
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Godzilla, King of the Monsters (1956)

Once upon a time, all of us thought that THIS was the first Godzilla film! Little did we know… Directed by Terry O. Morse, Ishirō Honda Produced by Terry Turner, Joseph E. Levine Written by Shigeru Kayama, Al C. Ward Screenplay by Ishirō Honda, Takeo Murata Starring Raymond...
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Godzilla (1954)

Join us for our very first episode/commentary for the very first Godzilla film! Directed by Ishirō Honda Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka Screenplay by Ishirō Honda, Takeo Murata Story by Shigeru Kayama Starring Akira Takarada, Momoko Kōchi, Akihiko Hirata, Takashi Shimura Music by Akira Ifukube Cinematography Masao Tamai Edited by Kazuji Taira Distributed...
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