Status: Post-Production As of July 30, 2018
Post-Production: Filming completed; editing of shot film; music composition and recordings, as well as sound and visual effects being added.
An epic action adventure that pits Godzilla against some of the most popular monsters in pop culture history. more
In Movie Theaters U.S.Friday, May 31, 2019 3D/2D, IMAX
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The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species—thought to be mere myths—rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity’s very existence hanging in the balance.
official plot version from warnerbros.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- Sequel to the 2014 film.
- Monarch, the human organization that uncovered Godzilla in the 2014 film, will expand their mission across multiple releases, including 2020's Godzilla vs. Kong.
- Shortly following Legendary's pact with Universal Pictures, Legendary acquired rights to additional classic characters from Toho's Godzilla universe, including Rodan, Mothra, and King Ghidorah. This paved the way for developing a franchise centered around Monarch and anchored by Godzilla, King Kong, and other famous creatures.
- Gareth Edwards, who was on-board to direct, has exited Godzilla 2. No start date has been determined yet. (Deadline.com, 5/13/16).
- Kyle Chandler will play Millie Bobby Brown’s father in the sequel (Variety, 2/21/17).
- Sources tell Variety that Watanabe is the only original cast member likely to return for the second installment (Variety, 3/27/17).
- Thomas Middleditch had a small cameo in Kong: Skull Island (2017) voicing an off-camera character (Variety, 5/31/17).
Also Known As
- Godzilla 2
- Monday, June 19 2017: Atlanta, Georgia, United States