Putting “God” back into Godzilla

Review of Godzilla (2014), Directed by Gareth EdwardsThe new Godzilla film comes out 60 years after the original 1954 movie that emerged from the Toho studios in Japan. The reboot is both entertaining and a thoughtful nod to Godzilla’s origins as a commentary on humans meddling with nature. Joe Brody (Bryan Cranston) is a manager of a Japanese nuclear power plant that is brought crumbling down due to seismic activity. He is convinced that the disaster was not natural, not the result of an e … [Read more...]