Godzilla Resurgence (Shin Godzilla) Reviews

August 11, 2017
There are lots of very shrewd and amusing scenes showing Japan's bickering and sclerotic bureaucracy.
August 10, 2017
Bonkers in all the wrong ways.
February 26, 2017
Godzilla's strange and ever-changing nature goes some way to compensate for effects that are at times decidedly ropey, much as the relentless pace of the action and editing makes up for some very flat characterisation.
October 13, 2016
As far as Godzilla movies go, this one is-just as Toho promised-a smashing return to form.
October 12, 2016
The King Of The Monsters roars back to life in his weirdest movie to date.
October 11, 2016
Takes a more realistic, nuts-and-bolts approach to the eternal question: How do you solve a problem like Godzilla?
October 11, 2016
Anno & Higuchi's vision of the character is thoughtful and clever without straying too far from the Godzilla formula established in films like the original 1954 Gojira.
October 11, 2016
Godzilla ... lumbers through Tokyo in a far less natural way than the days when an actor in a rubber suit stomped on models.
October 10, 2016
The film is at its best when it's in parody mode, though it keeps that card too close to the vest for much of its two-hour length.
September 29, 2016
The Original Gangsta Lizard gets a largely satisfying reboot in "Shin Godzilla," a surprisingly clever monster mash best described as the "Batman Begins" of Zilla Thrillers.