See it in
IMAX 3D IMAX Digital 3D
Godzilla (2014) Synopsis
The world's most famous monster against malevolent creatures who threaten our very existence.
Read Full Synopsis

Movie Reviews

Critic Ratings

62
SEE ALL CRITIC REVIEWS
88

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
The director thinks visually, which sounds redundant until you realize how many monster movies are flat, effects-dependent factory jobs....
Full Review
88

Slant Magazine

By Eric Henderson
In form, it's no wham-bam VFX sizzle reel replete with sputtering, ejaculatory climaxes. It's the magnificently sustained equivalent of...
Full Review
83

HitFix

By Drew McWeeny
This could easily be ground zero for a whole new series of films, but if it remains a stand-alone single movie, Edwards told an entire...
Full Review
80

Total Film

By Matt Maytum
That rare breed of blockbuster that emphasises character over spectacle and slow-burn tension over relentless action sequences, Godzilla...
Full Review
80

The Telegraph

By Robbie Collin
A summer blockbuster that’s not just thrilling, but that orchestrates its thrills with such rare diligence, you want to yelp with glee.
Full Review
80

CineVue

By Amon Warmann
The human drama isn't always as compelling as it wants to be, but at its best Godzilla is a hugely entertaining blockbuster that starts...
Full Review
75

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
While it has its moments of baffling plot development and the human characters aren’t exactly Shakespearean in depth, there’s some pretty...
Full Review
75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Godzilla 2014 is a more somber and frightening reboot than the cartoonish 1998 movie.
Full Review
70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Todd McCarthy
Superbly made but burdened by some dull human characters enacted by an interesting international cast who can't do much with them, this new...
Full Review
70

The Dissolve

By Keith Phipps
Edwards’ film doesn’t care much about metaphorical resonance, and cares even less about its human characters, many of which get forgotten...
Full Review

Godzilla!!!

By drewj7777
OK this movie was mostly about the humanity of the story and not so much about the creatures. if your expecting to see 2 hours of destruction then watch another movie, but if u want to see a pretty...

Love Godzilla, but...

By radfrog
Too much of this movie revolved around humans, not enough of the big guy!...

The Godzilla I recognize

By aloha866
This reboot seems to follow the original vision of its creator back in 1954. I loved how this movie gave numerous nods to past Godzilla movies like "Gojira" and "Attack of the Monsters". Others...

EPIC

By elys
...

Good watch

By jared1428
...

Old fashioned fun.

By TomsReviews
I liked it better than the latest X-Men movie. It was old fashioned fun. I couldn't quite figure out why they had Ken Watanabe mostly standing around, a lot, looking like he didn't know what to do...

Godzilling!!!

By gerardogu28
Awesome movie must watch the ending was great....

By steelerboys2004
Really awesome movie...

By Numon
awesome!...

Absolutely Horrible! Pathetic!

By hughesjm
If there was a zero star rating for this movie I would have used it. This has to be one of the worst movies I have ever seen in my life. Bryan Cranston, who played a superb roll as meth cooker/has...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For Intense Seq. of Destruction, Creature Violence and Mayhem
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says OK for kids 12+ Iconic movie monster once again wreaks massive destruction.
Read the Common Sense Media Review
POSITIVE MESSAGES
POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF