When Netflix released the Godzilla anime trilogy, the response was horrendous. But has time been kind to these unusual entries in G-history? Well... no. But that one scene where Ghidorah cuts somebody's head off is pretty cool!Read More
After a long, long hibernation, the prehistoric monster known as Godzillavangelists emerges! It turns its many heads to the 1964 monster mash, Ghidorah the Three-Headed Monster, and the whole earth quakes in terror! Or maybe they're just running to Ghidorah's one-woman show.Read More
Today, our faithful Godzillavangelists turn their attention to Mothra vs. Godzilla (AKA Godzilla vs. The Thing). Like a glitzy night on the town, things start out enchantingly enough, but end up with a frustrating, sticky white mess. Blech.
Guest star Melinda West of Sugar Rum Tantrum joins them to talk about Godzilla's inner traumas and to play some songs, including a beautiful cover of Sacred Springs you don't want to miss!Read More
Film history is full of lost versions of famous movies, often discarded in their time but reinstated later to restore the director's intent. Blade Runner, Spartacus, Little Shop of Horrors... and of course, King Kong vs. Godzilla.Read More
From the depths of the ocean springs a brand spankin' new Godzilla movie, his debut in the animated world: Godzilla Planet of the Monsters! So of course we'll cover it in a timely fashion and not get to it almost two months later! Wait...
Still, this movie causes debate even now, so we slice it open and look at the guts with our special guest, filmmaker and animator Greg Jones. Did you hate it or love it? Either way, you're bound to get mad at us!Read More
Who was your first crush? A celebrity? A classmate? For Ryan, it was Mothra's twin fairies, and so he's dragged Sam and Joanna to the front row seats for this episode's viewing of Mothra.
Actor and improviser Charlotte Spangler joins the Godzillavangelists on their journey through the incredibly bizarre world of paper-mache chickens and Japanese interpretations of Christianity. Is Jesus Christ a 60-meter female butterfly? Possibly!Read More
Join Ryan, Sam, and Joanna, for their viewing of Rodan, a gritty depiction of a postwar Japan mining town, suddenly struck by the devastation of a serial killer. Or maybe it's just a big ugly bug. That a bigger, uglier bird is eating.
Old pal Will Levinger joins the Godzillavangelists as a guest as they begin their short deviation from Godzilla and meet his flying friend, Rodan. Will the power of four minds be able to find a protagonist in this movie? Tune in to find out.Read More
In the course of watching Godzilla Raids Again, Joanna, Sam, and Ryan discover that the movie hides incredible gems of wisdom. Sadly, these are completely impenetrable to anyone except fish scouting pilots.
Joined by guests Ed Baker and Sandra Cheng, the Godzillavangelists tackle the incredibly bizarre American adaption of the first (and quite possibly the weakest) Godzilla sequel.Read More
Take one science fiction classic, remove biting message, stir in bored Hollywood actor. Mix well, serve as Godzilla, King of The Monsters. Ryan, Sam, and Joanna poke holes in this American version of the first Godzilla movie while undoubtedly falling in love with that charismatic, Cairo-obsessed curmudgeon, Steve Martin. (No, not that Steve Martin.)Read More
Ryan introduces Sam and Joanna to their first Godzilla movie and boy, is it depressing! Experience the highs and lows of the 1954 original Godzilla, including very handsome sailors, overdramatic radio operators, and the single greatest miniature fire truck of all time.Read More
Ryan, a lifelong fan of the Japanese Godzilla movies, persuades his two friends Joanna and Sam to watch the entire series with him. As they prepare to sit down for the first movie, they talk about past experiences with Godzilla and discover the existence of an adorable yet traumatizing marble composition notebook.Read More