Mothra vs. Godzilla (Mosura tai Gojira)

Mothra vs. Godzilla (Mosura tai Gojira) Japan (1964) Dir. Ishiro Honda The fourth entry in the Godzilla canon eschews the silliness of its crossover predecessor King Kong vs. Godzilla (a modern day version is being made by Hollywood as we speak) although that doesn’t mean it isn’t culpable of the occasional layer of cheese melted … Continue reading Mothra vs. Godzilla (Mosura tai Gojira)

Godzilla Raids Again (Gojira no gyakushû)

Godzilla Raids Again (Gojira no gyakushû) Japan (1955) Dir. Motoyoshi Oda You thought Godzilla was killed at the end of the first film didn’t you? Surely you should know by now that once a film studio smells a potential franchise characters only die when the box office starts to dry up. Thus, one year after … Continue reading Godzilla Raids Again (Gojira no gyakushû)