‘Godzilla’, and the Alright Return of an Old Monster

In a post-‘Pacific Rim’ world, Legendary’s ‘Godzilla’ can’t match the delights of del Toro’s monster homage, or your average Toho film

Godzilla’s obfuscation within the film is perhaps telling of its budget, and the general lack of interest for the lost heart of its film. | © 2013 Warner Bros. Ent.

The following article was written May 19, 2014 — during the original theatrical run of Godzillaon my personal blog. Some elements have been edited