Godzirrrrrah

Godzirrrrrah

  Now, unlike the majority of the internet loving movie masses, it seems I have not seen old Godzilla films outside of the one with Puff Daddy and the destruction of Madison Square Garden.  So, other than toys and old film posters, I didn’t really have much of an idea of what the true Godzilla was supposed to look like on the big screen, or how the films really play out.  Sure, you go in expecting a giant lizard stomping through a city, but what I witnessed was one of the most badass looking monsters I have seen on the big screen in a very long time cause pure havoc.   I should preface this write up by saying that I had watched all the trailers in the lead up, as after seeing the teaser trailer it was hard not to be sold as it looked dark and beautiful. However, by the time trailer #2 came around, what I thought the movie was going to be about took a sudden turn as a gigantic winged monster known as a MUTO appeared in the trailer.  Don’t get me wrong, I was a big fan of the “King of the Monsters” game on Arcade, and loved that there was more monsters than just Godzilla. But you know what would have been awesome? Not knowing that before I sat down.  This was a major plot twist from what I was expecting, and while not at the spoiler level as say a trailer telling me “Bruce Willis was actually a ghost”, it certainly took away from my experience … and from what I...