Godzilla

Godzilla

Japan is thrown into a panic after several ships explode and are sunk near Odo Island. An expedition to the island led by paleontologist Professor Kyohei Yemani soon discover something more devastating than imagined in the form of a 164 foot tall monster whom the natives call Gojira. Now the monster begins a rampage that threatens to destroy not only Japan, but the rest of the world as well.

TitleGodzilla
Original Titleゴジラ
Release DateNovember 3rd, 1954
GenresThriller, Horror, Science Fiction
Runtime
DirectorIshirô Honda
WritersIshirô Honda, Takeo Murata
Production CompanyToho Film (Eiga) Co. Ltd.
Production CountryJapan
Plot Keywordsjapan, island, shipwreck, ship, lizard, giant lizard, godzilla, kaiju, animal horror
Akira Takarada
Akira Takarada
Hideto Ogata
Momoko Kôchi
Momoko Kôchi
Emiko Yamane
Akihiko Hirata
Akihiko Hirata
Daisuke Serizawa-hakase
Takashi Shimura
Takashi Shimura
Kyohei Yamane-hakase
Fuyuki Murakami
Fuyuki Murakami
Professor Tanabe
Sachio Sakai
Sachio Sakai
Newspaper Reporter Hagiwara
Toranosuke Ogawa
Toranosuke Ogawa
President of Company
Hiroshi Hayashi
Hiroshi Hayashi
Chairman of Diet Committee
Kokuten Kôdô
Kokuten Kôdô
The Old Fisherman
Kenji Sahara
Kenji Sahara
Young Lover on Ship
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