Following the French atomic bomb tests in the South Pacific, an unknown creature is spotted passing westward through the Panama Canal. Scientist Niko Tatopolous is called in to investigate the matter, and he quickly arrives at the conclusion that a giant, irradiated lizard has been created by the explosions. Godzilla(r) then makes its way north, landing at Manhattan to begin wreaking havoc in the big city. Even with the combined forces of the U.S. military to fight the monster, will it be enough to save the people of New York?

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Ratings and Reviews

3.4 out of 5
256 Ratings
256 Ratings

16% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 4/10
  • Fresh 12
  • Rotten 63

Critics Consensus: Without compelling characters or heart, Godzilla stomps on everything that made the original (or any monster movie worth its salt) a classic.

11+ COMMON SENSE

Violent updated classic could be too intense for young kids.

Information

Studio
Big Fin Productions, Inc.; Centropolis Film Productions; Conquest Productions, Inc.; Slither Films, Inc.
Released
Copyright
© 1998 TriStar Pictures, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
Additional
Arabic (Subtitles), Czech (Subtitles), Danish (Subtitles), Dutch (Subtitles), Finnish (Subtitles), French (Subtitles, Stereo), German (Subtitles), Greek (Subtitles), Hebrew (Subtitles), Hungarian (Subtitles), Italian (Subtitles), Korean (Subtitles), Norwegian (Subtitles), Polish (Subtitles), Portuguese (Subtitles), Russian (Subtitles), Simplified Chinese (Subtitles), Spanish (Subtitles, Stereo), Swedish (Subtitles), Thai (Subtitles), Traditional Chinese (Subtitles), Turkish (Subtitles)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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