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Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo, Hank Azaria View All


Ted Elliott (Story), Terry Rossio (Story), Roland Emmerich (Screenplay), Roland Emmerich (Director) View All

Release: May 20th, 1998
Runtime: 2 hours, 19 minutes
When a freighter is viciously attacked in the Pacific Ocean, a team of experts -- including biologist Niko Tatopoulos and scientists Elsie Chapman and Mendel Craven -- concludes that an oversized reptile is the culprit. Before long, the giant lizard is loose in Manhattan, destroying everything within its reach. The team chases the monster to Madison Square Garden, where a brutal battle ensues.
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Well with the new Godzilla movie just around the corner, I thought I'd give the 1998 movie another shot.
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Another Emmerich disaster movie from me, this time round, I'll brave the backlash and say it's probably one of his best to date.