GMM: Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956)

Giant Monster Messages: Godzilla King of the Monsters (1956) Right Click and Save to Download We discuss the importance of perspective and power of editing in this episode for the 1956 film Godzilla, King of the Monsters! And yes, Joshua gets to talk more about human sacrifices. Time: 02:30 History 04:50 Plot 08:00 Talking PointsContinue reading “GMM: Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956)”

GMM: Godzilla (1954)

Giant Monster Messages: Godzilla (1954) Right Click and Save to Download We discuss suspense, unanswered questions, choices, and real science in this episode for the 1954 film Godzilla. We also learn that Joshua is really interested in human sacrifice. Time: 01:45 History 08:35 Plot 15:40 Talking Points 30:30 Messages 53:56 Final Thoughts References: Book: GodzillaContinue reading “GMM: Godzilla (1954)”

GMM: THEM! (1954)

Giant Monster Messages: THEM! (1954) Right Click and Save to Download We discuss formic acid, clouds, secrecy, hysteria, and the uncertainty of the atomic age in this episode for the 1954 films THEM!. At one point Joshua believes himself to be under attack by ants. 1:32 Trivia 6:03 Plot 12:57 Talking Points 17:45 MessagesContinue reading “GMM: THEM! (1954)”

GMM: Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)

Giant Monster Messages: Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953) Right Click and Save to Download We discuss the insignificance of man, UFOs, McCarthyism, and how no one wants to be crazy in this episode for the 1953 film Beast from 20,000 Fathoms. We also drop random trivia in the Talking Points. 1:15 History 5:03 PlotContinue reading “GMM: Beast from 20,000 Fathoms (1953)”

GMM: Mighty Joe Young (1949)

Giant Monster Messages: Mighty Joe Young (1949) Right Click and Save to Download Robert Armstrong continues to be bad news for apes in this episode we were look for the messages in the 1949 film Mighty Joe Young. We discuss the humanity of a giant ape and how drunk people are not smart. 1:13Continue reading “GMM: Mighty Joe Young (1949)”

GMM: Son of Kong (1933)

Giant Monster Messages: Son of Kong (1933) Right click and Save to Download Dancing monkey’s but where are the sebaceous seals? In this episode we look at the 1933 film Son of Kong. We discuss failure, transition, Ghostbusters 2, consequences, and why you shouldn’t ask about Mama Kong. 01:15 History 05:29 Plot 15:17 TalkingContinue reading “GMM: Son of Kong (1933)”

GMM: King Kong (1933)

Giant Monster Messages: King Kong (1933) Exaggerated Creatures and Characters. In this episode we discuss the 1933 classic King Kong. We talk about the Great Depression, curiosity, desire, and racism. Right Click and Save to Download 01:13 History 09:45 Plot 14:02 Talking Points 23:47 Messages 33:24 Does it hold up? 36:18 Final Thoughts Contact usContinue reading “GMM: King Kong (1933)”