Tag Archives: Kaiju Fever

“Godzilla” King of the Monsters”: a passable but messy second outing

“May God have mercy on us all.” Story: After the destruction of 2014’s Godzilla , a group of folks get together to try to stop more Kaiju Titans from awakening and wreaking havoc. (Does that read like a lazy effort? … Continue reading

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TrailerWatch – “Godzilla: King of the Monsters” gives us all the things

I’m going to be as calm, cool, and professional as possible here. BUT OH MY GOD DID YOU SEE THAT? AND THAT? AND THAAAAAAT? Warner Brothers has thrown down. They’re here to bring us all the Kaiju, and with this … Continue reading

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“Rampage” – monstrous fun

Nutshell: Big mutant animals! On a rampage! With lots of good looking guys all over the place! People who are looking for Fine Cinema in this film are idiots. For those of you who just want big monster fun, this … Continue reading

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Columbia Screening Pass-palooza: “Rampage”!

I love monster movies.  And while I love a good scare, I especially love it when “monsters” are good guys.  What?  Like you don’t think Minilla is adorable with his smoke-ring blowing self.  Today’s cute monster?  The beautiful albino silverback … Continue reading

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“Kong: Skull Island” – Kong gets monstrous in this excellent reboot

Nutshell: Outstanding FX, fantastic (if a bit too done-before) soundtrack, and a cast that makes you feel all the fear and wonder of being stranded on an island full of kaiju. A popcorn flick par excellence, even with a few … Continue reading

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Baltimore Screening Pass-palooza – “Kong: Skull Island”!

Where my kaiju fans at?  Where my monkey fans at?  And most importantly, WHERE MY MONKEY KAIJU FANS AT? Because I’ve got passes to Kong: Skull Island! (Yes, I’m fully aware that Kong is actually a Great Ape, not a … Continue reading

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#31in31 2016: Shin Godzilla

“I repeat. There is no danger of the creature coming ashore.” Story: A huge aquatic creature clambers up from the deep, and onto Japanese soil. Red alert! Red alert! *SKREEONK* Scares: Of the mild, kaiju variety. Splat factor: Ditto. Mostly … Continue reading

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