Details are sketchy, though it seems early discussions have begun. One thing that seems certain is that this will not be a sequel to Roland Emmerich's 1998 Godzilla, which has been mocked relentlessly by its Japanese counterparts in recent films such as Godzilla: Final Wars. It's safe to say that we are looking at what those in the industry like to call a "reboot".
While this news is still fresh and out of the box, there's no word on exactly what we can expect. Bloody Disgusting is on the case, though. And we will let you know when we hear more from them.
Godzilla was released May 7th, 2004 and stars Akira Takarada, Momoko Kôchi, Akihiko Hirata, Takashi Shimura, Fuyuki Murakami, Sachio Sakai, Toranosuke Ogawa, Ren Yamamoto. The film is directed by Ishirô Honda.
Godzilla was released May 20th, 1998 and stars Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo, Hank Azaria, Kevin Dunn, Michael Lerner, Harry Shearer, Arabella Field. The film is directed by Roland Emmerich.