März 1954 durch den US-amerikanischen Kernwaffentest Castle Bravo radioaktiv kontaminiert wurde, brachte den Produzenten Tomoyuki Tanaka auf die Idee, das Trauma, das das japanische Volk neun Jahre vorher durch die Atombombenabwürfe auf Hiroshima und Nagasaki erlitten hatte, filmisch zu verarbeiten. Befehl aus dem Dunkel (1965) | In der japanischen Originalversion verabschiedet sich die Expedition um Prof. Yamane am Hafen, als sie nach Odo zur Untersuchung von Godzillas Verwüstungen aufbricht. Godzilla 1954: Ending 8. Godzilla, King of the Monsters grossed $2 million during its theatrical run, more than what the 1954 film grossed in Japan. [40] Nakajima would go on to portray Godzilla and other monsters until his retirement in 1972. Tanaka requested that they do not spend too much money, while Tsuburaya encouraged them to "do whatever it takes to make it work". It was released in 1998. by Geek Music. [86] The film was nominated for two Japanese Movie Association awards. Diese Seite wurde zuletzt am 17. CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (, atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Sony BMG Music Entertainment Home Entertainment, "Godzilla (1954) - The Criterion Collection", "Where 'King Of The Monsters' Ranks In Godzilla's Box Office History", "Restored Original Godzilla Gets US Theatrical Release", "Classic Media Reissues the Original Godzilla on DVD", "Jennifer Lawrence, Game of Thrones, Frozen among new entertainment record holders in Guinness World Records 2015 book", "Review: The Criterion Collection's Godzilla", "A Brief History of Godzilla, Our Never-Ending Nuclear Nightmare", "The Monster That Morphed Into a Metaphor", "What Does Godzilla Mean? Da der Oxygen-Zerstörer in den falschen Händen zur bedrohlichen Waffe werden könnte und Serizawa ihn neutralisieren will, bevor er ihn publik macht, nimmt er Emiko das Versprechen ab, niemanden von seiner Erfindung zu erzählen. [78] In 2012, the Criterion Collection released a "new high-definition digital restoration" of Godzilla on Blu-ray and DVD. [76], In 2006, Classic Media and Sony BMG Music Entertainment Home Entertainment released a two-disc DVD set titled Gojira: The Original Japanese Masterpiece. History. $1.29. Its roster of frightening images—cities in flames, overstuffed hospitals, irradiated children—would have been all too familiar to cinemagoers for whom memories of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were still less than a decade old, while its script posed deliberately inflammatory questions about the balance of postwar power and the development of nuclear energy." Alle ansehen. The first recording was released by Futureland Toshiba in 1993, and nearly contained the film's complete score, missing only a brief source cue used for the pleasure boat scene. Godzilla - 1954 - Main Theme Geek Music. Der Vorfall um den japanischen Fischkutter Dai-go Fukuryū-maru (dt. Godzilla (Japanese: ゴジラ, Hepburn: Gojira)[c] is a 1954 Japanese kaiju film directed by Ishirō Honda, with special effects by Eiji Tsuburaya. 1. [53] Most of the Odo Island scenes were filmed near rice fields. Godzilla against MechaGodzilla (2002) | Get to Know Us. [27] Tanaka felt the film had potential due to nuclear fears generating news and monster films becoming popular, due to the financial success of The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms and the 1952 re-release of King Kong, the latter which earned more money than previous releases. [39] A majority of the miniatures were built at 1:25 scale but the Diet building was scaled down to a 1:33 scale to look smaller than Godzilla. Der Großteil des Films ist daher als eine Art Flashback aufgebaut. The Best Of Godzilla 1984-1995. by Various artists. Mori also felt the project was a perfect vehicle for Tsuburaya and to test the storyboarding system that he instituted at the time. The score by Akira Ifukube was released three times over a period of 13 years. Dieser sträubt sich zunächst, lenkt aber ein, als er Fernsehbilder des von Godzilla verursachten Elends sieht. Godzilla II: King of the Monsters (2019), Taiheiyō no Washi | View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1998 CD release of The Best Of Godzilla: 1954-1975 (Original Film Soundtracks) on Discogs. [81] The film earned a distribution rental income of ¥183 million ($1.6 million). The damage was so great that the Japanese government was forced to move its capital to Osaka. 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Als Emiko die Verwüstung und das Elend sieht, kann sie nicht anders, als Ogata von Serizawas Erfindung zu erzählen. [4] During its 2004 limited theatrical release in North America, the film grossed $38,030 on its opening weekend and grossed $412,520 by the end of its limited run. [35] This first version of the suit was cut in half and used for scenes requiring only partial shots of Godzilla or close-ups, with the lower-half fitted with rope suspenders for Nakajima to wear. [35] This first version of the suit weighed 100 kilograms (220 pounds). Godzilla 1954: Godzilla Main Title 3. Footsteps FX ; Godzilla main title ; Ootojima Temple festival ; Japanese army march ; Godzilla comes again ; Godzilla's rampage ; Ending / Akira Ifukube (11:00) --Godzilla rides again. Godzilla (Main Theme) is a musical main theme written for the 1954 film Godzilla.Originally intended to be associated with the Japanese Self Defense Forces featured in the film, it became the official theme song for the monster character Godzilla and the entire franchise. Das Einspielergebnis betrug rund 2 Millionen US-Dollar. "[18] Director Ishirō Honda filmed Godzilla's Tokyo rampage to mirror the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, stating, "If Godzilla had been a dinosaur or some other animal, he would have been killed by just one cannonball. [12] The film was ranked No. [31] Several other directors passed on the project, feeling the idea was "stupid", however, Honda accepted the assignment due to this interest in science and "unusual things", stating, "I had no problem taking it seriously. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 2001 Vinyl release of The Best Of Godzilla 1954-1975 on Discogs. [36] In 2003, a Japanese television special claimed to have identified the anonymous hulking Toho employee as Shiro Amikura, a Toho contract actor from the 1950s. The film was released to Japanese theaters on November 3, 1954,[1] and to American theaters as Godzilla… Grid. Other information: Members who have this label in their: Collection: 16 Wish list: 2. Gasu Ningen Dai-1-gō | –Akira Ifukube Godzilla's Rampage 2:24 Als das Militär Professor Yamane nach Möglichkeiten befragt, den Godzilla zu töten, plädiert dieser dafür, an Godzilla die Geheimnisse des Lebens zu studieren, beispielsweise wie dieser die radioaktive Strahlung absorbiert und überlebt hat. The DVD also includes a documentary about the Daigo Fukuryū Maru, a Japanese fishing boat that was caught in an American nuclear blast and partially inspired the creation of the movie. [11] In dem nordamerikanischen Raum gab es zwei Wiederveröffentlichungen, einmal im Jahr 2004 und eine im Jahr 2014; dies brachte rund 560.000 US-Dollar herein. [4] In 1956, a heavily re-edited "Americanized" version, titled Godzilla, King of the Monsters! "[22], Tim Martin from The Daily Telegraph (London) stated that the original 1954 film was "a far cry from its B-movie successors. [64] A week later, it was released nationwide on November 3, 1954. "[97] Mick LaSalle from the San Francisco Chronicle called the film a "classic", stating, "Such moments go beyond spectacle. ゴジラ, Gojira, Alternativtitel: Godzilla Das Original) ist der Titel eines Monsterfilms des japanischen Regisseurs Ishirō Honda. Godzilla – Kampf der Sauriermutanten (1992) | Other information: Members who have this label in their: Collection: 16 Wish list: 2. [61] The cast and crew commuted every morning by boat to Toba, Mie, working under harsh weather temperatures. –Akira Ifukube Godzilla Temple Festival 1:19 04. Showing all 4 items Jump to: Summaries (3) ... One of the elders claims it is Godzilla eating the fish. Principal photography lasted 51 days, and special effects photography lasted 71 days. Gojira (1954) Plot. Godzilla – Attack All Monsters | Godzilla was portrayed as more animal-like by coming ashore to feed on animals, with an ostensibly gorilla-like interest in females. [48] In order for the effects footage to sync with the live-action footage, Honda and Tsuburaya would develop plans early during development and briefly meet prior to the day's shoot. $0.99. In the film, Japan's authorities deal with the sudden appearance of a giant monster, whose attacks trigger fears of nuclear holocaust during post-war Japan. [39], The buildings' framework were made of thin wooden boards reinforced with a mixture of plaster and white chalk. Toho converted the entire film from its original scope to a widescreen 2.35:1 scope, which resulted in an awkward crop for the entire film. Der Name „Gojira“ wurde vom amerikanischen Verleih in „Godzilla“ „eineuropäisiert“. ゴジラ, Gojira, Alternativtitel: Godzilla – Das Original) ist der Titel eines Monsterfilms des japanischen Regisseurs Ishirō Honda. [39] Kintaro Makino, the chief of miniature construction, was given blueprints by Akira Watanabe for the miniatures and assigned 30 to 40 workers from the carpentry department to build them, which took a month to build the scaled down version of Ginza. Der Oxygen-Zerstörer zersetzt den Sauerstoff in seiner unmittelbaren Umgebung und kann so alles Leben töten. Godzilla resurfaces and breaks through the fence to Tokyo with its atomic breath, unleashing more destruction across the city. Godzilla was theatrically released in Japan on November 3, 1954, and earned a distribution rental income of ¥183 million ( $1.6 million) during its initial Japanese theatrical run. Limited edition of 1954 copies. Listen to Main Title by Godzilla Vs. Anguiras, 255 Shazams, featuring on Welcome to Shinjuku Apple Music playlist. Godzilla 1954: Godzilla's Rampage. ... Main Title (GODZILLA VS. Gojira, Minira, Gabara: All Kaijū Daishingeki (1969) | THE THING) (01:56) 10. Die Brut des Teufels (1975), Heisei-Reihe: [79] In 2019, the film and the American version were included in the Godzilla: The Showa Era Films Blu-ray box set released by the Criterion Collection, which included all 15 films from the franchise's Shōwa era. We tried to keep that, and there are a lot of themes from the '54 movie that we've kept. These academics have also claimed that as the atomic bomb testing that woke Godzilla was carried out by the United States, the film in a way can be seen to blame the United States for the problems and struggles that Japan experienced after World War II had ended. [35] At the first costume fitting, Nakajima fell down while inside the suit,[39] due to the heavy latex and inflexible materials used to create the suit. Dismayed that there is no plan to study Godzilla for its resistance to radiation, Yamane returns home, where Emiko and Ogata await, hoping to get his consent for them to wed. Reporters arrive on Odo Island to further investigate. Godzilla und die Urweltraupen (1964) | Yamane believes that if nuclear weapons testing continues, another Godzilla may rise in the future. 2. If that doesn't work, please visit our help page. [26] In May 1954, Tanaka hired sci-fi writer Shigeru Kayama to write the story. Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (2000) | Tricktechnisch simpel, aber mit naiver Fantasie in Szene gesetzt, wurde der Film mit dem bizarren Ungetier ein internationaler Erfolg und setzte eine Serie in Gang, die auch in den 90er Jahren noch fortgesetzt wird.“, Shōwa-Reihe: Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. 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