Godzilla, King of the Monsters!

  • Country of origin: USA, Japan
  • Year released: 1956
  • Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
  • Director: Ishirô Honda, Terry O. Morse
  • Length: 80 min
  • IMDb rating: Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956) on IMDb

Selected disc options for Godzilla, King of the Monsters!

Criterion box art
Criterion BD-A/US 2012
ClassicMedia box art
ClassicMedia DVD-1/US/OOP 2006
Audio Commentary by Ed Godziszewski and Steve Ryfle has extra
Audio Commentary by Film Historian David Kalat has extra
Godzilla: Story Development has extra
Making of the Godzilla Suit has extra
Photographic Effects (9:05) has extra
The Unluckiest Dragon - Audio Essay by Historian Gregory M. Pflugfelder (9:38) has extra
Interview with Actor Akira Takarada (12:58) has extra
Interview with Actor Haruo Nakajima (9:48) has extra
Interview with Composer Akira Ifukube (50:43) has extra
Interview with Critic Tadao Sato (14:05) has extra
Interview with Effects Technicians Yoshio Irie and Eizo Kaimai (30:08) has extra
Theatrical Trailer (2:56) has extra has extra
Japanese Version as Gojira (1954) has extra has extra


  • Criterion’s Blu-ray includes an illustrated booklet with an essay by critic J. Hoberman.
  • ClassicMedia’s “Toho Master Collection” DVD includes an illustrated 16-page booklet.