Godzilla: King of the Monsters!

Movie review by Charles Cassady Jr., Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Giant-monster drama is stiff, dated but still a classic.

NR 1956 80 minutes

Parents say

age 12+

Based on 6 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 8 reviews

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age 2+


Super stupid
age 10+

One of my favorite Godzilla movies

It is dark but however this movie is it really scary it is based on the nuclear bomb themes that's what Godzilla's based on nuclear themes it is a good movie is a classic I love this movie as a Godzilla fan this is the one you should watch I see is more for children 10 and older

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