Godzilla: An IMAX Experience Synopsis
The world's most famous monster against malevolent creatures who threaten our very existence.

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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....
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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.
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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...
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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...
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75

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
Godzilla 2014 is a more somber and frightening reboot than the cartoonish 1998 movie.
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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...
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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...
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Finally Godzilla is back!!!

By torre
This is a great film for IMAX obviously. The story was actually pretty good for a monster film & the monsters weren't going out of their way to destroy everything which was nice. It's a great new...

nice

By paghregz
love it....

good

By carlosguanaco
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Rated PG-13 | For Mayhem, Intense Seq. of Destruction and Creature Violence