Godzilla

Hiroshi Koizumi RIP

Hiroshi Koizumi RIP

Today we say goodbye to one of the great actors from Toho’s golden age. Hiroshi Koizumi has passed away at the age of 88, purportedly of pneumonia.   Hiroshi Koizumi was born on August 12, 1926 in Kamakura City, Japan. He graduated from Keio University in 1948. He joined NHK television as an announcer and Read More…

Southern Fried Kaiju

Southern Fried Kaiju

3G Summit running Deep in the Heart of Texas with TSUTOMU KITAGAWA, HARUO NAKAJIMA & KENPACHIRO SATSUMA the 3 legends who played GODZILLA sporting Texas Ranger ballcaps and Monster Attack Team #11 featuring Mr. GODZILLA – HARUO NAKAJIMA! Meet movie legends in Dallas this weekend: http://fanexpodallas.com/fan-expo-guests/ Image courtesy of Mr. 劍八郎 さつま

T.Rex ain’t the only one who can “Slide”…

T.Rex ain’t the only one who can “Slide”…

Come one, come all to the midnight ball.., Climb up through Godzilla’s legs and slide down his tail! Believe us, it’s not as sordid as it sounds, and in this brand new article from Captain Edward Holland, we give you the skinny on the Godzilla slide at Kurihama Flower World. Expect a lot more photos Read More…

Koichi Kawakita, RIP

Koichi Kawakita, RIP

GODZILLA SPFX Director KOICHI KAWAKITA has left the world but not before creating some of the greatest effects in Heisei Era GODZILLA films! Starting under EIJI TSUBURAYA in GORATH (1962) to his cameo in GMK (2001) to his official role as historian and exhibit coordinator ensuring the King of Monsters presence remained larger than life Read More…

Rattling the Kaiju CAGE

Rattling the Kaiju CAGE

Can you dig it? Can you dig it? Can you dig it? GHOST RIDER versus Legendary Beast WOLFMAN VS. GODZILLA with NICOLAS CAGE. Photo to SHIZUO NAKAJIMA director of the independent GODZILLA film featured in Famous Monsters #269 article by Mark Jaramillo producer of Kaiju Gaiden available here: http://www.captainco.com/products/famous-monsters-269-newsstand. Also check out the Kaiju Gaiden Read More…

Dude, Chill Out!

Dude, Chill Out!

Check out Tim Bean’s rundown of the festivities of this year’s Chiller Theatre convention, with three generations of Godzilla suit actors!

It Was 60 Years Ago Today…. Happy Birthday Godzilla!

It Was 60 Years Ago Today…. Happy Birthday Godzilla!

Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of GODZILLA from (l-r) TAKASHI NISHINA, SHUSUKE KANEKO, ROBERT SCOTT FIELD, TERUYOSHI NAKANO & KOICHI KAWAKITA – the men who made and acted in GODZILLA. Image courtesy of Robert Scott Field.

Kenny Likes It!

Kenny Likes It!

Animals, God’s animals don’t go away as we show the for KENPACHIRO SATSUMA (Hedorah & Godzilla suit actor ’84-’95) eyeballing Monster Attack Team #11 during Chiller Theatre New Jersey. Notes, anecdotes, and eco reflections clear as mud on GODZILLA vs. THE SMOG MONSTER in our 12 page polluted tribute to the kaiju film that grotesquely Read More…

LOOKING BACK ON 60 YEARS!

LOOKING BACK ON 60 YEARS!

Waving the GODZILLA flag, our Captain was asked by Stars and Stripes newspaper Japan to say a few words about the King of Monster’s 60th anniversary, the loyal fan movement, and current Tokyo events. J.D. Lees, GFEST 2014 organizer and founder was quoted about the biggest turnout of GODZILLA fans to date in North America! Read More…

OH GRANDPA, WHAT BIG DORSAL FINS YOU HAVE!

OH GRANDPA, WHAT BIG DORSAL FINS YOU HAVE!

Giant Monsters All-Out Attack on little boys who don’t hail the King of Monsters. Image courtesy of Norman England, MAT contributor & columnist for Japan’s Eiga HiHo Magazine.