Toho’s original 1954 Godzilla returns to theaters this fall with a new 4K restoration
This year marks the 67th anniversary of the first original Godzilla film in 1954, and to celebrate Toho International, Inc. is celebrating in a number of ways, including bringing the long-awaited remastered 4K version of the original film to theaters across the United States, as well as the screening of a number of classics such as the screening of the 50th anniversary of Godzilla vs. Hedorah and a feature double of two Heisei-era films never before seen in theaters in North America. Here is all the information they had to say in the official press release for the month of festive outings.
“Toho International, Inc. is delighted to announce a GodzillaCelebrating the 67th anniversary on November 3, with a world premiere of the original remastered in 4K Godzilla film released in 1954. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema will host a nationwide world premiere of the 4K remaster of the classic 1954 movie Godzilla! “
“Austin-based film company Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, in association with Janus Films, will exclusively host a coast-to-coast world premiere of the long-awaited 4K remaster of the 1954 classic.”Godzilla“film. Screenings will take place in more than two dozen locations across the United States, including flagship theaters in New York City, Los Angeles and San Francisco, and will mark 67 years since Godzilla first appeared in Toho.”Gojira“, the classic monster film widely regarded as a masterpiece that continues to shape the course of global pop culture. Additionally, throughout the first half of November, Alamo Drafthouse will screen the favorite kaiju classics of the fans “Godzilla vs. Hedorah, “”Shin godzilla“, and a double characteristic of two classics of the Heisei era which have never been presented in theaters in North America.”
To keep the anniversary buzz going, Toho Int. Has teamed up with Mondo, Super7, Kinokuniya and the official Godzilla store on Amazon to bring fans news Godzilla merchandise. Fans can also tune into Toho’s official Godzilla YouTube channel for all-new content, including the 1978 “Godzilla“Animated series”,Godziban“puppet show, and new original”Godzilla chomp“Documentary series in preview soon.”
The actual anniversary is November 3, when the 4K restoration of Godzilla will make its world premiere. As well as others seen previously Godzilla With films also getting rare theatrical releases, the week of November 12 will see a selection of theaters showcasing two never-before-theatrical classics from the 1980s. These are described as:
1984 “The Return of Godzilla“, the start of the Heisei era and a direct sequel to”Gojira, “which has been heavily republished and released in the United States as”Godzilla 1985. “The release of the original Japanese version was never officially projected on American soil.
1989’s “Godzilla vs. Biollante”, which received only a direct video release in the United States, never received an official release in US theaters.
Along with the many movie re-releases, the celebration will also see the release of an all-new AR experience for mobile devices that will feature the original Godzilla for the first time. Collectible brand Mondo will be releasing a number of new statues, soundtrack vinyl releases and other top secret releases. Fans can also check out the official Godzilla YouTube channel for 1978 episodes. Godzilla series and Godziban episodes, with new additions every week. For the most recent information and brand updates, you can check Godzilla.com and Godzilla’s official social media accounts. This news was born at Bloody disgusting.
Topics: Godzilla, Movie Theaters, Mondo