Godzilla (1998 movie)

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Godzilla is a 1998 American monster movie directed and co-written by Roland Emmerich. The movie is a reimagining of Toho's Godzilla franchise and is the 23rd movie in the franchise and the first Godzilla movie to be completely produced by a Hollywood studio. The movie stars Matthew Broderick, Jean Reno, Maria Pitillo, Hank Azaria, Kevin Dunn, Michael Lerner, and Harry Shearer. The film is dedicated to Tomoyuki Tanaka, the co-creator and producer of various Godzilla movies, who died in April 1997.

Release dates[change | change source]

Country Premiere
 Canada 20 May 1998
 United States 20 May 1998
 Singapore 4 June 1998
 Australia 11 June 1998
 Hong Kong 18 June 1998
 New Zealand 18 June 1998
 Russia 18 June 1998
 Taiwan 19 June 1998
 South Korea 27 June 1998
 Uruguay 3 July 1998
 South Africa 3 July 1998
 Indonesia 4 July 1998
 Philippines 8 July 1998
 Japan 11 July 1998
 Argentina 16 July 1998
 Brazil 17 July 1998
 Estonia 17 July 1998
 United Kingdom 17 July 1998
 Ireland 17 July 1998
 Mexico 17 July 1998
 Thailand 17 July 1998
 Israel 6 August 1998
 Iceland 21 August 1998
 Hungary 27 August 1998
 Spain 28 August 1998
 Poland 28 August 1998
 Romania 28 August 1998
 Italy 4 September 1998
  Switzerland 9 September 1998 (French speaking region)
 Germany 10 September 1998
 Slovenia 10 September 1998
 Austria 11 September 1998
  Switzerland 11 September 1998 (German speaking region)
 Denmark 11 September 1998
 Finland 11 September 1998
 France 16 September 1998
 Slovakia 17 September 1998
 Bulgaria 18 September 1998
 Greece 18 September 1998
 Norway 18 September 1998
 Turkey 18 September 1998
 Portugal 25 September 1998
 Sweden 25 September 1998
 Netherlands 1 October 1998