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Program Title: Gojira (Godzilla): The Original Japanese Masterpiece
EASC Code: JG-36
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Region/Country: Japan
Language: Japanese, English
Subtitles: English
Subject: Movie & TV Drama
Program Type: Feature
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Program Abstract: The ocean's surface boils white-hot and a Japanese freighter mysteriously vanishes in the Pacific. Rescue boats meets the same fate, and the superstitious villagers of Odo Island fear an ancient legend has come true: The legend of Godzilla! Reawakened from eons-long sleep by an H-bomb test, the beheamoth seeks revenge on the civilized world, turning Tokyo into a wasteland of atomic fire and rubble. Caught in the monster's path of destruction are young lovers Emiko and Ogata, who must betray their friend Dr. Serizawa, a brillant but tormented scientist, in order to save the world.
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