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International Title
The Return of Godzilla
Japanese Title
 ゴジラ
 [Gojira]
Production: Toho
Distributor: Toho Japan: 1984
  Time: 103 minutes
 
Initial US Title
 Godzilla 1985
US Distributor: New World Pictures (1985) Time: 91 minutes
Alternate Movie Titles:
Godzilla: The Return of the Monster [German Title]



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Staff
Directed by Koji Hashimoto
Writing credits Shuichi Nagahara
Produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka
Music by Reijiro Koroku
Cinematography by Kazutami Hara
Film Editing by Yoshitami Kuroiwa
Production Design by Akira Sakuragi, Yasuyuki Inoue
Director of Special Effects Teruyoshi Nakano
Assistant Director of Special Effects Shinji Higuchi
Cast
Goro Maki, Reporter Ken Tanaka
Naoko Okumura Yasuko Sawaguchi
Dr. Hayashida Yosuke Natsuki
Mitamura, Prime Minister Keiju Kobayashi
Hiroshi Okumura Shin Takuma
Kanzaki, Finance Minister Eitaro Ozawa
Minami, Geologist Hiroshi Koizumi
Emori, Foreign Minister Mizuho Suzuki
Takegami, Chief Cabinet Secretary Taketoshi Naito
Director-General of the Defense Agency Junkichi Orimoto
Gondo, Chief Editor Kei Sato
Homeless Man Tetsuya Takeda
Captain of Super-X Sho Hashimoto
Isomura, Home Affairs Minister Nobuo Kaneko
Kitagawa, Desk Editor Takenori Emoto
Henmi, Secretary Kunio Murai
General Hidaka, Environemental Director Yoshifumi Tajima
Captain of the Yahata Maru Shigeo Kato
Power Plant Guard Koji Ishizaka
Monster Appearances Aliens, SDF, Misc
Godzilla, Shockirus Super-X, F-1 CCV Jets, Type 74 Tank, UH-1B Huey, Soviet Nuclear Attack Satellite, Ballistic Missile Launcher, SH-60J Sea Hawk, Hyper Laser Cannon, KV-107 II Helicopter, HSS-2B, P-3C Orion Maritime Patrol Plane, Delta II Class Nuclear Submarine, M110A2 Self-Propelled Howitzer

Posters

Box Office
Release Date: December 15th, 1984 (Japan)
Budget: $6,250,000
Attendance: 3,200,000 (Japan)
Distribution Earning: ¥1,700,000,000 / $7,000,000 (Japan, Rough Figure)
Total: ¥2,550,000,000 / $11,000,000 (Japan, Rough Figure)

Release Date: August 23rd, 1985 (US)
Lease: $500,000 (From Toho in 1985)
Budget: $200,000 (US)
Marketing: $2,500,000 (US)
Opening Weekend: $509,502 (US, 235 Theaters)
Total: $4,116,395 (US)


Toho Stock Footage

DVDs and Blu-Ray
Region 2 Godzilla Toho (2002)
Region 3 The Return of Godzilla Universe (2006)
Blu-Ray Godzilla Toho (2009)

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Reviews
Miles Imhoff [New World]
July 28, 2005
J.L. Carrozza
June 27, 2009
Alexander Smith
October 17, 2012