Godzilla Movie

Discuss all the Godzilla Movies!

2096 Views12 Replies
Forum Topic


MemberMothra LarvaeJan-07-2014 10:40 PM

Alright everyone, this is my first discussion here on the Godzilla 2014 forums, and I just came up with a pretty cool idea.

What if we were to discuss every Godzilla movie ever made starting with Gojira (1954) all the way to Godzilla Final Wars? It would basically be us talking about what we liked about it, didn't like about it, what we would change, what we would rate it,etc.

This would kind of act as a sort of countdown up until Godzilla reappears in May, so every 4 or 5 days I would post the discussion for the next movie. It would also be nice to have something to come on and talk about almost every day until then, so what do you guys think? Is it a cool idea? I'm not sure if anything like this has been suggested before, but I thought it would be cool. So tell me what you think (IDK if you want to have a day to rant about that 1998 "Godzilla" movie) and if you like the idea I will start the first discussion as soon as I can!

12 Replies

G. H. (Gman)

AdminGodzillaJan-07-2014 11:07 PM

Not a terrible idea. Would it all take place in this thread or would you make a new thread per movie? And I motion to no have one for the '98 movie. I like pretending it doesn't exist anyway.

"'Nostalgic' does not equal 'good,' and 'standards' does not equal 'elitism.'" "Being offended is inevitable. Living offended is your choice."


MemberMothra LarvaeJan-08-2014 12:35 AM

Gman2887  The problem with doing that is zilla from Godzilla 1998 is in final wars, not to mention it also was told in Gmk at the begginng. Zilla became a official monster in toho line.

G. H. (Gman)

AdminGodzillaJan-08-2014 12:53 AM

Just because it became a monster in Toho's line-up after the fact doesn't make the movie any less palatable to being forgotten.

"'Nostalgic' does not equal 'good,' and 'standards' does not equal 'elitism.'" "Being offended is inevitable. Living offended is your choice."


MemberMothra LarvaeJan-08-2014 1:16 AM

Ignored, but not Forgotten. I don't like that movie just as any true godzilla fan would, but that does mean I not going to watch it. I considered a guilty pleasure movie. It just A movie afterall since this new movie hold more promise than that film. Anyway I can get into some of this discussing, because Some Godzilla films where better than other. That doesn't also mean all of them can't be good, I just have favorite from all three series.


MemberBaragonJan-08-2014 1:31 AM

Will there be different topics for highly editted American versions? Off the top of my head the only 1s I can think of are the original Gojira which became Godzilla King of the Monsters. Then there's the sequel which wasn't as highly editted but bad voice acting really changed the tone and character perceptions

G. H. (Gman)

AdminGodzillaJan-08-2014 4:08 AM


Ignored, yes. Not forgotten? Debatable. Just like if pricking my finger hurts, I don't do it, if I don't like a movie, I don't watch it-- So I don't understand that concept. What I do know is that Toho's "Final Box" did not include the movie and most fans would rather skip it.


I think both Japanese and heavily edited Americanized variations should stay in one topic. There it can be discussed which people prefer and the differences can be more easily compared. There's enough duplicate topics floating around on this forum as is, I don't think we should encourage more.

"'Nostalgic' does not equal 'good,' and 'standards' does not equal 'elitism.'" "Being offended is inevitable. Living offended is your choice."


MemberMothra LarvaeJan-08-2014 11:32 AM

#1- AWESOME idea!

#2- Yes, we absolutely need to talk about 1998. It is to this day the most talked about Godzilla EVER. Good or bad, we need to talk about it if you're making this thing happen. Plus, it isn't a bad film; it's just that the stubborn Godzilla fans are butthurt that it wasn't conservative. It was an awesome take that was never visioned before and I wouldn't have it any other way. It's got as many faults and laughs as any other Godzilla film.


MemberMothra LarvaeJan-08-2014 11:46 AM

This sounds like a really cool idea!
When do we start?

I LOVE the first 2 movies, the most grittiest ones in my opinion.

G. H. (Gman)

AdminGodzillaJan-08-2014 1:44 PM


I'm not sure where you're getting the numbers that the 98 movie is the most talked about movie of the series, but I don't agree with that in the least. Unless you can come back with some hard evidence about that.

And while the film is poor, I don't think claiming Godzilla fans wishing it was conservative is fair when compared to much of the jubilee surrounding the new movie and its liberties. Judging from the early leaked script of G2014, there will be things in the new film that will downright polarize Godzilla fans. But those elements are actually exciting and interesting new takes on the character, not unlike GMK actually. GINO was more interested in copying the better moments of Jurassic Park than doing anything truly innovative with Godzilla. And that's only part of its problem.

"'Nostalgic' does not equal 'good,' and 'standards' does not equal 'elitism.'" "Being offended is inevitable. Living offended is your choice."


MemberMothra LarvaeJan-08-2014 4:52 PM

I say yes to this idea, and I think we should talk about the 1998 movie

"There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self." - Ernest Hemingway.


MemberBaragonJan-08-2014 10:46 PM

Perhaps we can start the discussions on the movies before it and when we get to the 98 movie those who want to talk about it can, and those who don't can just wait till the next movie is brought up. There's no real point not talking about it. It is called Godzilla no matter how much many fans hate that so it is technically a Godzilla movie. 


MemberMothra LarvaeJan-11-2014 10:36 AM

Hey guys sorry it took so long for me to come back. It seems I have enough positive comments to make this happen so I am going to post the first discussion on Gojira (1954) later today. Sadly, I havent seen all of the Japanese and American versions of some of the films, but I will to try talk about those differences. It will be a new thread per movie because some people might be talking about the former movie after I post the newer movie discussion and it would get kind of confusing.

I think I might do the 98 movie but we'll ee when we get there. Tune in for the discussion later today!

Add A Reply
Sign In Required
Sign in using your Scified Account to access this feature!
Latest Images
Godzilla & Kaiju Godzilla & Kaiju Fandom
Godzilla Movie Forums
Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire
Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire Discuss the Godzilla vs. Kong sequel here!
Godzilla Talk all things Godzilla, Pacific Rim, Gamera & more here
Monarch: Legacy of Monsters
Monarch: Legacy of Monsters Discuss the Monsterverse TV series on Apple TV here!
Godzilla Fan Works
Godzilla Fan Works Share Your Godzilla Fan Creations
Godzilla Merchandise
Godzilla Merchandise Discuss Godzilla Toys & Literature
Godzilla: Minus One
Godzilla: Minus One Discuss the Toho movie, Godzilla: Minus One here!
Godzilla 2014
Godzilla 2014 Discuss the Legendary Godzilla Series
Godzilla Video Games
Godzilla Video Games Talk and Compare Godzilla Games
Shin-Gojira Discuss Shin-Godzilla here
Godzilla 2: King of the Monsters
Godzilla 2: King of the Monsters Discuss the Legendary Godzilla sequel here!
Godzilla vs. Kong (2020)
Godzilla vs. Kong (2020) Discuss the Godzilla vs. Kong Monsterverse movie here!
Hot Forum Topics
New Forum Topics
Highest Forum Ranks Unlocked
G. H. (Gman)
G. H. (Gman) » Godzilla
54% To Next Rank
Xenotaris » Gigan
87% To Next Rank
Nicozilla » Baragon
76% To Next Rank
KoldWarKid62 » Baragon
43% To Next Rank
7amey » Baragon
21% To Next Rank
Latest Godzilla Fandom Activity
Godzilla Forum Teams

Godzilla-Movies.com provides you with the latest news, rumors, spoilers and fan discussions on all things Godzilla! Covering news on Legendary Pictures and Warner Brothers' Monsterverse cinematic universe, the Apple TV spin-offs, the movies, toys games and media. This website also provide news, updates and information on other Godzilla productions from Toho Studios and their partners! This webiste is not affiliated with owners of Godzilla trademarks. It is operated and owned by fans of the Godzilla franchise. This website does not own any rights to the Godzilla character or its related properties. This website provides content for the purpose of review and discussion.

© 2024 Scified.com
Sign in
Use your Scified Account to sign in

Log in to view your personalized notifications across Scified!

Transport To Communities
Alien Hosted Community
Cloverfield Hosted Community
Godzilla Hosted Community
Jurassic World Hosted Community
Predator Hosted Community
Aliens vs. Predator Hosted Community
Latest Activity
Search Scified
Trending Articles
Blogs & Editorials