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Godzilla vs. Mothra (1992)

ゴジラvsモスラ (1992)

NR 102 min - Science Fiction, Action, Fantasy, Adventure - 12 December 1992
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The Earth is headed for disaster and when an archeological research team visits Infant Island to find out why, they discover two tiny women who reveal that the Earth is fighting back for all the harm humans have done here and sends out the evil Battra to destroy us. The Cosmos, as the girls are called, offer their help by calling Mothra to battle the creature. Unfortunately, Godzilla also appears and a three way battle begins that threatens to destroy Japan. Godzilla vs Mothra ゴジラVSモスラ (公開日:1992年12月12日) 極彩色の大決戦 地球SOS!人類の未来をかけた戦いが始まる。巨大隕石落下の影響により、海底で眠りについていたゴジラが目を覚ます。インファント島ではモスラの卵が発見され、日本に輸送される中、コスモスと名乗る小美人が現れ、バトラの復活を警告する。日本へ輸送中のモスラの卵は洋上でゴジラの襲撃を受けるが、卵からモスラが孵化し応戦。それに呼応するようにバトラが復活し、三つ巴の戦いの火ぶたが切って落とされる。(Released December 12, 1992) A richly varied battle… Earth SOS! The battle for the future of humanity begins. A huge falling meteorite has a huge impact awakening Godzilla asleep at the bottom of the sea. The Mothra egg discovered on Infant Island will be transported to Japan, but the Twin Fairies, called the Cosmos, appeared warning that Battra will be revived. Godzilla attacks Mothra's egg is at sea being transported to Japan. Mothra hatches from the egg. In accordance with an agreement, Battra is returns and a three-way battle ensues. A meteor falls down to earth, this causes a collapse for the ecological balance of earth. Godzilla is awakened and the twin moths Battra and Mothra, too. Meanwhile, a thief is won for an expedition with his ex-wife to find Mothras eggs. They only discover the Cosmo wins (they are still singing after all this time). They tell that Battra is responsible for the balance. The egg and the Cosmos are brought back to Tokyo, but Godzilla attacks the ship. Suddenly Battra appears and fights against Godzilla, menawhile Mothra escapes. An underwater eruption spills Godzilla and Battra. The two kidnapped twins call Mothra for help. And she´s there very soon. As a larva, she "walks" through Tokyo to free the Cosmo. Military is fighting against her, but Mothra webs herself into a cocoon. In the meantime Godzilla reappears at Mount Fuji auf and tramples through Tokyo. Battra heads out of the sea, too and flies to Mothra to destroy her. Godzilla´s there, too and a great battle starts. Now we learn that Mothra and Battra are the light and dark side of earth power. The two moths build a team, they carry the injured Godzilla to the sea and Battra falls into the same ditch as Godzilla. Mothra builds an energy field over the ditch to keep Battra and Godzilla trapped forever. After that she flies back into space leaving a gilden shower behind. インドネシア諸島のインファント島に、巨大卵の調査に来た藤戸拓也らは、地球の先住民族小美人に出会う。彼女らは地球の守護獣バトラの覚醒を予言するが…。前作のキングギドラに次いで人気怪獣モスラの復活と、新怪獣バトラを登場させ、ゴジラとの間に“極彩色の大決戦”を展開させて、シリーズ最高のヒット作となったVSシリーズ第3作。国会議事堂でのモスラの羽化シーンや、横浜みなとみらい21での3大怪獣の決戦は、特撮史上に残る名シーンだ。

Director:  Takao Okawara
Writers:  Kazuki Ohmori
Stars:  Tetsuya Bessho, Satomi Kobayashi, Takehiro Murata, Saburo Shinoda, Akiji Kobayashi, Akira Takarada, Makoto Ohtake, Keiko Imamura, Kenpachiro Satsuma, Megumi Odaka, Sayaka Osawa

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Storyline

The Earth is headed for disaster and when an archeological research team visits Infant Island to find out why, they discover two tiny women who reveal that the Earth is fighting back for all the harm humans have done here and sends out the evil Battra to destroy us. The Cosmos, as the girls are called, offer their help by calling Mothra to battle the creature. Unfortunately, Godzilla also appears and a three way battle begins that threatens to destroy Japan. Godzilla vs Mothra ゴジラVSモスラ (公開日:1992年12月12日) 極彩色の大決戦 地球SOS!人類の未来をかけた戦いが始まる。巨大隕石落下の影響により、海底で眠りについていたゴジラが目を覚ます。インファント島ではモスラの卵が発見され、日本に輸送される中、コスモスと名乗る小美人が現れ、バトラの復活を警告する。日本へ輸送中のモスラの卵は洋上でゴジラの襲撃を受けるが、卵からモスラが孵化し応戦。それに呼応するようにバトラが復活し、三つ巴の戦いの火ぶたが切って落とされる。(Released December 12, 1992) A richly varied battle… Earth SOS! The battle for the future of humanity begins. A huge falling meteorite has a huge impact awakening Godzilla asleep at the bottom of the sea. The Mothra egg discovered on Infant Island will be transported to Japan, but the Twin Fairies, called the Cosmos, appeared warning that Battra will be revived. Godzilla attacks Mothra's egg is at sea being transported to Japan. Mothra hatches from the egg. In accordance with an agreement, Battra is returns and a three-way battle ensues. A meteor falls down to earth, this causes a collapse for the ecological balance of earth. Godzilla is awakened and the twin moths Battra and Mothra, too. Meanwhile, a thief is won for an expedition with his ex-wife to find Mothras eggs. They only discover the Cosmo wins (they are still singing after all this time). They tell that Battra is responsible for the balance. The egg and the Cosmos are brought back to Tokyo, but Godzilla attacks the ship. Suddenly Battra appears and fights against Godzilla, menawhile Mothra escapes. An underwater eruption spills Godzilla and Battra. The two kidnapped twins call Mothra for help. And she´s there very soon. As a larva, she "walks" through Tokyo to free the Cosmo. Military is fighting against her, but Mothra webs herself into a cocoon. In the meantime Godzilla reappears at Mount Fuji auf and tramples through Tokyo. Battra heads out of the sea, too and flies to Mothra to destroy her. Godzilla´s there, too and a great battle starts. Now we learn that Mothra and Battra are the light and dark side of earth power. The two moths build a team, they carry the injured Godzilla to the sea and Battra falls into the same ditch as Godzilla. Mothra builds an energy field over the ditch to keep Battra and Godzilla trapped forever. After that she flies back into space leaving a gilden shower behind. インドネシア諸島のインファント島に、巨大卵の調査に来た藤戸拓也らは、地球の先住民族小美人に出会う。彼女らは地球の守護獣バトラの覚醒を予言するが…。前作のキングギドラに次いで人気怪獣モスラの復活と、新怪獣バトラを登場させ、ゴジラとの間に“極彩色の大決戦”を展開させて、シリーズ最高のヒット作となったVSシリーズ第3作。国会議事堂でのモスラの羽化シーンや、横浜みなとみらい21での3大怪獣の決戦は、特撮史上に残る名シーンだ。


Collections: Godzilla, Takao Okawara

Tagline: Godzilla vs. Mothra - The Battle for Earth

Details

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese
Release Date:  12 December 1992

Box Office

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Toho Pictures, Inc.

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 42 min

Story

A meteor falls down to earth, this causes a collapse for the ecological balance of earth. Godzilla is awakened and the twin moths Battra and Mothra, too. Meanwhile, a thief is won for an expedition with his ex-wife to find Mothras eggs. They only discover the Cosmo wins (they are still singing after all this time). They tell that Battra is responsible for the balance. The egg and the Cosmos are brought back to Tokyo, but Godzilla attacks the ship. Suddenly Battra appears and fights against Godzilla, menawhile Mothra escapes. An underwater eruption spills Godzilla and Battra. The two kidnapped twins call Mothra for help. And she´s there very soon. As a larva, she “walks” through Tokyo to free the Cosmo. Military is fighting against her, but Mothra webs herself into a cocoon. In the meantime Godzilla reappears at Mount Fuji auf and tramples through Tokyo. Battra heads out of the sea, too and flies to Mothra to destroy her. Godzilla´s there, too and a great battle starts. Now we learn that Mothra and Battra are the light and dark side of earth power (humh?). The two moths build a team, they carry the injured Godzilla to the sea and Battra falls into the same ditch as Godzilla. Mothra builds an energy field over the ditch to keep Battra and Godzilla trapped forever. After that she flies back into space leaving a gilden shower behind.

Cast & Characters

藤戸拓也:別所哲也
手塚雅子:小林聡美
安東健二:村田雄浩
三枝未希:小高恵美
手塚みどり:米澤史織
土橋竜三:小林昭二
航空幕僚長(高岡冬樹):黒部進
陸上幕僚長(志村武雄):荻原賢三
海上幕僚長(平田大輔):辰馬伸
戦車隊隊長:渡辺哲
コスモス:今村恵子、大沢さやか
ディクソン(クローン生物研究所):ジェームズ・ヌージェント
富士山・火山観測所観測員:松藤将弘
NASA職員:ジュン・オルティス、ジョシュア・リバーマン、コービー・ディドゥル、ジェミー・コットン、ロバート・ザーチャー
深沢真由美:田中好子
友兼剛志:大竹まこと
船長:大和田伸也
大前実:上田耕一
深沢重樹:篠田三郎
南野丈二:宝田明

陸上自衛隊・戦車副官:本多俊之
名古屋テレビ塔内の男:樋口真嗣、高橋勲、金子修介、富山省吾、川北紘一[要出典]

Staff

製作:田中友幸 脚本:大森一樹
音楽監督:伊福部昭
プロデューサー:富山省吾
撮影:岸本正広
美術:酒井賢
録音:斉藤禎一
音響効果:佐々木英世(東洋音響)
照明:望月英樹
編集:米田美保
助監督:三好邦夫
製作担当者:森知貴秀、前田光治

特殊技術
撮影:江口憲一、大根田俊光
美術:大澤哲三
照明:斉藤薫
特殊効果:渡辺忠昭
造型:小林知己、村瀬継蔵
繰演:松本光司
助監督:鈴木健二
製作担当者:小島太郎
ゴジラ:薩摩剣八郎
バトラ:破李拳竜
協力:防衛庁、東海大学情報技術センター
協賛:日本衛星放送、ナムコ、西友、コニカ、東芝、大島運輸
制作協力:東宝映像美術、東宝サウンドスタジオ、東宝ミュージック、東宝コスチューム、東京現像所、東宝スタジオ
特技監督:川北紘一
監督:大河原孝夫
東宝映画作品
配給:東宝

Executive Producer: Tomoyuki Tanaka
Producer: Shogo Tomiyama
Director: Takao Okawara
Screenplay: Kazuki Omori
Music: Akira Ifukube
Director of Photography: Masahiro Kishimoto
Lighting: Hidechi Mochizuki
Art Director: Ken Sakai
Film Editor: Miho Yoneda
Sound Recording: Teiichi Saito
Assistant Director: Kunio Miyoshi
Production Heads: Yoshihide Moritomo, Koji Maeda
Special Effects
Director: Koichi Kawakita
Director of Photography: Kenichi Eguchi
Art Director: Tetsuzo Ozawa
Lighting: Kaoru Saito
Wire Works: Koji Matsumoto
Pyrotechnics: Tadaaki Watanabe
Assistant Director: Kenji Suzuki
Production Head: Taro Kojima

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