'Godzilla, King of the Monsters!' Critic Reviews

80%
MovieWeb:   1 reviews
83%
Rotten Tomatoes:   26 reviews
  • Entertainment Weekly (Top Critic)
    84
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  • Bosley Crowther New York Times (Top Critic)
    Full Review » 6 years ago
  • James Berardinelli ReelViews (Top Critic)
    63
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Dennis Schwartz Ozus' World Movie Reviews
    59
    Granddaddy of all Japanese monster films.
    Full Review » 2 years ago
  • Christopher Long Movie Metropolis
    70
    It's hard not to chuckle at the fiftieth cutaway to an oddly passive Burr after watching a scene from the Honda original, but this cut shouldn't be dismissed either.
    Full Review » 2 years ago
  • Rob Humanick Suite101.com
    60
    Compared to the "Japoteurs" propaganda that was barely a decade out, it's an astonishing leap forward.
    Full Review » 3 years ago
  • Charles Cassady Common Sense Media
    60
    Giant-monster drama is stiff, dated but still a classic.
    Full Review » 4 years ago
  • Time Out
    Full Review » 4 years ago
  • Film4
    Full Review » 7 years ago
  • Emanuel Levy EmanuelLevy.Com
    40
    Full Review » 9 years ago
  • Ethan Alter NYC Film Critic
    80
    Full Review » 9 years ago
  • Mark R. Leeper rec.arts.movies.reviews
    80
    Full Review » 9 years ago
  • Rumsey Taylor Not Coming to a Theater Near You
    Full Review » 9 years ago
  • Steve Crum Kansas City Kansan
    60
    It looked really good when I was in grade school. Now it's beyond retro.
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Steven Snyder Zertinet Movies
    75
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Seattle Post-Intelligencer
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Chris Hewitt (St. Paul) St. Paul Pioneer Press
    75
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Bruce Newman San Jose Mercury News
    75
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Don Willmott Filmcritic.com
    100
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Jeffrey M. Anderson Combustible Celluloid
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Film Threat
    50
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Emily Blunt Blunt Review
    80
    How could you not love the lizard?
    Full Review » 10 years ago
  • Ken Hanke Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)
    80
    Americanized version of Gojira is still a kind of classic.
    Full Review » 11 years ago
  • Jeffrey Westhoff Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
    60
    Full Review » 11 years ago
  • KJB IGN Movies
    60
    Not as good as the original Japanese version but still a classic.
    Full Review » 12 years ago