Godzilla’s very own Scrappy Doo enters the fold as Son of Godzilla steps up for the Godzilla marathon.
Scientists experimenting with changes in weather on a tropical island get more than they bargained for when Godzilla shows up to battle humongous insects and protect his newborn child.
Movie Information: Son of Godzilla
Synopsis: In this Japanese monster movie, the massive Godzilla comes to the aid of his newborn son, who hatches from an egg on a remote island where scientists are conducting experiments with radioactivity. Revealing a surprising paternal streak, Godzilla tries to teach his much smaller progeny how to use his powers. The father/son team must then battle giant insects, including praying mantises and a formidable spider. Can Godzilla protect his curious tike from the gargantuan bugs?
Release date: December 16, 1965
Director: Jun Fukuda
Box office: 260 million JPY
Music by: Masaru Satô
Screenplay: Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Kazue Shiba
Produced By: Tomoyuki Tanaka
Movie Poster: Son of Godzilla
Movie Rating: Son of Godzilla
“I thought I was coming into this undecided, but then I realized, who am I fooling here?”
“This does not even pass the Raids Again test.”