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Dec 19, 2016

Directed by: Ishirō Honda
Produced by: Tomoyuki Tanaka, Henry G. Saperstein
Written by: Reuben Bercovitch, Takeshi Kimura
Starring: Nick Adams, Tadao Takashima, Kumi Mizuno
Music by: Akira Ifukube
Cinematography: Hajime Koizumi, Sadamasa Arikawa
Edited by: Ryohei Fujii
Release dates: August 8, 1965 (Japan)
Running time: 89 minutes (Theatrical), 93 minutes (International)

Nov 20, 2016

Directed by: Ishirō Honda
Produced by: Tomoyuki Tanaka
Written by: Ken Kuronuma (story), Shinichi Sekizawa
Starring: Kôzô Nomura, Ayumi Sonoda, Fumito Matsuo
Music by: Akira Ifukube
Cinematography: Hajime Koizumi, Teisho Arikawa
Edited by: Kazuji Taira
Release date: October 14, 1958
Running time: 87 min.

Oct 30, 2016

Directed by: Jerry A. Baerwitz (USA)
Produced by: Tomoyuki Tanaka
Written by: Ken Kuronuma (story), Shinichi Sekizawa
Starring: Myron Healey (USA), Tsuruko Kobayashi (USA)
Music by: Albert Glasser (USA)
Cinematography: Jacques R. Marquette (USA)
Edited by: Rudolph Cusumano (USA), Jack Ruggiero (USA)
Production
company: Toho
Distributed by: Crown International Pictures (USA)
Released date: December 7th, 1962
Running time: 70 min. (USA)

 

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Oct 16, 2016

In which Drew, Joe, and Kaleb discuss their thoughts on the new Godzilla movie!

Oct 9, 2016
Directed by Jun Fukuda
Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka
Written by Shinichi Sekizawa
Kazue Shiba
Starring Tadao Takashima
Akira Kubo
Bibari Maeda
Akihiko Hirata
Yu Sekida
Seiji Onaka
Music by Masaru Sato
Cinematography Kazuo Yamada
Production
company
Toho
Distributed by Toho
Release dates

December 16, 1967

Running time
86 minutes
Country Japan
Language Japanese
Budget $900,000

 

Music by:

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Sep 11, 2016

Directed by: Jun Fukuda
Produced by: Tomoyuki Tanaka
Screenplay by: Shinichi Sekizawa
Starring: Akira Takarada, Kumi Mizuno, Chotaro Togin, Hideo Sunazuka, Toru Watanabe, Toru Ibuki, Akihiko Hirata, Jun Tazaki, Ikio Sawamura, Pair Bambi, Eisei Amamoto
Music by: Masaru Sato
Cinematography: Kazuo Yamada
Edited by: Ryohei Fuji
Release date: December 17, 1966
Running time: 87 minutes
Language: Japanese
Budget: $1,200,000

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Aug 28, 2016
Directed by Ishirō Honda
Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka
Written by Shinichi Sekizawa
Starring Nick Adams
Akira Takarada
Kumi Mizuno
Jun Tazaki
Akira Kubo
Yoshio Tsuchiya
Haruo Nakajima
Music by Akira Ifukube
Cinematography Hajime Koizumi
Edited by Ryohei Fujii
Production
company
Toho
UPA
Distributed by Toho
Release dates
  • December 19, 1965(Japan)
  • July 29, 1970 (U.S.)
Running time
94 minutes (Japan)
92 minutes (USA)
Country Japan
United States
Language Japanese
English
Aug 7, 2016

Directed by Ishirō Honda
Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka
Screenplay by Shinichi Sekizawa
Starring Yosuke Natsuki, Hiroshi Koizumi, Yuriko Hoshi, Akiko Wakabayashi
Music by Akira Ikufube
Cinematography Hajime Koizumi
Edited by Ryohei Fujii
Production
company: Toho

Distributed by Toho

Release date
December 20, 1964 (Japan)

Running time
81 minutes

Country USA

Jun 23, 2016
Directed by Ishirō Honda
Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka
Written by Ken Kuronuma (original story)
Takeshi Kimura
Takeo Murata
Starring Kenji Sahara
Yumi Shirakawa
Music by Akira Ifukube
Cinematography Isamu Ashida
Edited by Kôichi Iwashita
Robert S. Eisen
Production
company
Toho
Distributed by Toho
Release dates
  • August 6, 1957 (US)
Running time
82 min.
Country Japan
Language English
May 17, 2016
Directed by Ishirō Honda
Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka
Written by Ken Kuronuma (original story)
Takeshi Kimura
Takeo Murata
Starring Kenji Sahara
Yumi Shirakawa
Music by Akira Ifukube
Cinematography Isamu Ashida
Edited by Kôichi Iwashita
Robert S. Eisen
Production
company
Distributed by Toho
Release dates
  • December 26, 1956 (Japan)
  • August 6, 1957 (US)
Running time
82 min.
Country Japan
Apr 24, 2016
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
Distributed by Toho (Japan)
American International Pictures (USA)
Release dates
  • November 25, 1964
Apr 12, 2016

*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
Production
company
Distributed by Toho (Japan)
American International Pictures (USA)
Release dates
  • April 29, 1964
Running time
88 minutes
Country Japan
Language Japanese
Mar 12, 2016
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 time
100 min.
Country Japan
Language Japanese
English
Feb 14, 2016
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
Distributed by Toho (Japan)
Universal Studios (USA)
Release dates
  • July 22, 1967 (Japan)
  • June 19, 1968 (US)
Running time
104 minutes (Japan)
96 minutes (USA)
Country Japan
United States
Language Japanese
English
Box office $1,000,000 (US/ Canada)
Jan 27, 2016

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)
Box office: $1.25 million

Jan 13, 2016

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 office: Japan ¥350 million

Jan 5, 2016

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

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