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The Return of Godzilla (1984)

Gojira (original title)
Reporter Goro Maki is investigating a ship were all except for one man "Hiroshi Okumura" were killed by sea lice. After attacks on a soviet submarine they come to the conclusion that a new ... See full summary »

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Koji Hashimoto
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Credited cast:
Takenori Emoto Takenori Emoto ... Desk Editor Kitagawa
Sho Hashimoto Sho Hashimoto ... Captain of Super X
Kôji Ishizaka Kôji Ishizaka ... Power Plant Guard
Nobuo Kaneko ... Home Affairs Minister Isomura
Shigeo Katô Shigeo Katô ... Ship Captain
Keiju Kobayashi Keiju Kobayashi ... Prime Minster Seiki Mitamura
Hiroshi Koizumi Hiroshi Koizumi ... Professor Minami
Kunio Murai Kunio Murai ... Secretary Henmi
Taketoshi Naitô Taketoshi Naitô ... Chief Cabinet Secretary Takegami
Yôsuke Natsuki Yôsuke Natsuki ... Professor Makoto Hayashida
Junkichi Orimoto Junkichi Orimoto ... Director-General of the Defense Agency
Eitarô Ozawa Eitarô Ozawa ... Minster of Finance Kanazaki
Kenpachirô Satsuma ... Godzilla
Kei Satô Kei Satô ... Chief Editor Gondo
Yasuko Sawaguchi Yasuko Sawaguchi ... Naoko Okumura
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Reporter Goro Maki is investigating a ship were all except for one man "Hiroshi Okumura" were killed by sea lice. After attacks on a soviet submarine they come to the conclusion that a new Godzilla is back, and after 30 years of being dead he was back to destroy Japan all over again. Written by stovallcarter

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

25 December 1984 (South Korea) See more »

Also Known As:

Godzilla See more »

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Budget:

$6,250,000 (estimated)
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Toho See more »
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Color
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This movie was released in the US as "Godzilla 1985". Additional footage with Raymond Burr were added. See more »

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Original's follow up
18 August 2019 | by paradiddle16See all my reviews

It's pretty much a sequel to the original. Much darker in tone and that's the way I always envisioned it. I think there are a bunch of versions of this with some scenes added and product placement. Try and find the english dubbed version of it with no alteration to the plot.


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