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Watch: Gareth Edwards Names His 3 Filmmaking Heroes Plus New 'Godzilla' Featurette Goes Behind The Scenes

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • May 1, 2014 11:36 AM
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"Godzilla" is coming. We're two weeks away from cinema's most famous monster returning and stomping all over screens around the world, and for the all special effects, it's director Gareth Edwards stirring up the most excitement. His enthusiasm has been front and centre of a number of mini-promos for the movie, and that continues today, where he names his three biggest inspirations.

It's Real: New Trailer For 'Godzilla' Provides Closest Look At Monster Yet

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 28, 2014 10:14 PM
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We are sometimes a curmudgeonly bunch here at The Playlist, especially when it comes to the tedious onslaught of summer movies. But we're not cold, heartless bastards who don't know how to have fun, and we have to say, we're pretty damn stoked for "Godzilla." Tonight a new trailer has been unleashed, and yeah, we're still pretty fucking stoked.

New Summer Blockbuster Photos: ‘Godzilla,’ ‘Guardians of The Galaxy,’ ‘Transformers: Age Of Extinction’ & More

  • By Edward Davis
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  • April 28, 2014 1:01 PM
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Summer is here and the time is right for dancing in the streets...or going to see big, sometimes senseless blockbusters. In case you missed our summer preview—Our 40 Most Anticipated Films—the list is right here. We’ve mixed indie and tentpoles together because, well, we have omnivorous tastes. But let’s face it, the summer blockbuster does tend to take over and overwhelm the movie narrative during the months of May to August.

Watch: Gareth Edwards Shares His Advice For New Filmmakers, Talks Meeting The Monster Plus New International 'Godzilla' Trailers

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 24, 2014 10:03 AM
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Gareth Edwards is not a household name by any stretch, but that may change after "Godzilla" arrives in theatres next month. Warner Bros. (at least thus far) has kept the goodies hidden from view and instead have placed Edwards (and his enthusiasm) at the front of a handful of featurettes, with a couple more dropping in the last week.

Summer Movie Preview: 40 Most Anticipated Films

  • By Oliver Lyttelton
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  • April 21, 2014 1:47 PM
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The temperatures are rising, the coats are going into storage, and the TV spots are getting more prevalent. That's right, it's almost time for summer movie season again. The months of May through August are traditionally the biggest in the multiplex calendar, but the lines have become increasingly blurred in recent years—if "Noah" and "Divergent" didn't kick off blockbuster season, "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" certainly did, and that was three weeks ago.

Watch: A Monster Roars And Enemies Unite In New TV Spots For 'Godzilla' & 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 21, 2014 12:13 PM
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So, how do you like your summer blockbusters, in sequel form or reboot ready? Well, next month you'll have a choice when both "Godzilla" and "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" hit the big screen. And today are a couple of fresh teasers to get your attention.

Watch: Director Gareth Edwards Talks "Serious" 'Godzilla' In Featurette Plus New Poster

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 17, 2014 4:44 PM
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In case you haven't noticed, the forthcoming "Godzilla" doesn't have a whiff, suggestion or note of the campiness some of the previous incarnations of the movie monster may have had. And there's a very specific reason for that.

Watch: Gareth Edwards Talks Getting 'Godzilla,' Plus Soundtrack Details & New Poster

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 11, 2014 9:27 AM
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With "Godzilla" stomping into cinemas in just over a month, Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. are taking a unique approach when it comes to marketing the film — not only are they selling the monster, they are putting director Gareth Edwards right up front as part of the campaign. A series of featurettes continue to be unveiled, with Edwards highlighting various aspects of his first blockbuster outing, the latest finds him sharing how he got the job in the first place.

Watch: Fantastic, Hair-Raising New Trailer For 'Godzilla'

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 5, 2014 4:30 PM
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Sorry, "X-Men: Days Of Future Past," "Guardians Of The Galaxy," "Edge Of Tomorrow," "Transformers: Age Of Extinction," "The Amazing Spider-Man 2" and whatever other summer blockbuster is coming around the corner—in terms of crafting genuine excitement, "Godzilla" has you beat. And you don't need to look any further than this new trailer for Gareth Edwards' blockbuster debut.

Watch: New TV Spots For 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' & 'Godzilla' Feature Fresh Footage

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • April 4, 2014 3:01 PM
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Two big blockbuster movies that will have you looking up are coming in the next month. First, Marc Webb brings back everyone's favorite web-slinging hero in "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," while Gareth Edwards will get a chance to crush entire cities with "Godzilla." And as marketing budgets require, new TV spots are here, with fresh footage in each.

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