In 1954, the decades-old monster film genre was transformed by radiation into a brand new thing: the Japanese daikaiju genre. This was started off by Gojira. Is the original article worthy of the title, or is it just the first in a long line of B-movies made for children?
In the first episode of “Super Kaiju Podcast”, Mad Matt, Bill, and Matt Burkett (“Monstrosities”) talk about their experiences with tokusatsu and Gojira! Watch the podcast here.