Release Date: May 16th, 2014 (USA & Europe)

Working Title: Nautilus

Director: Gareth Edwards

Script Work: Frank Darabont, David S. Goyer, Max Borenstein, Drew Pearce, Dave Callahan

Starring: Bryan Cranston, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Elizabeth Olsen, Juliette Binoche, David Strathairn, Richard T. Jones,  Sally Hawkins, Akira Takarada (Cameo)

Score: Alaxandre Desplat


Full Credits:

Directed by Gareth Edwards
Produced by
Screenplay by Max Borenstein
Story by David Callaham
Based on Godzilla
by Toho Co., Ltd
Music by Alexandre Desplat
Cinematography Seamus McGarvey
Edited by Bob Ducsay
Distributed by
Release date
Running time
123 minutes[1]
Country United States[2][3]
Language English
Budget $160 million[4]
Box office $529.1 million[4]

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The following is an official press release from Legendary’s website, released on March 18th, 2013:

BURBANK, CA, March 18, 2013 – Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures announced today the final principal cast for the upcoming tent pole “Godzilla.” Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Elizabeth Olsen, and Juliette Binoche are starring in the film, with David Strathairn and Bryan Cranston.

The companies also announced that principal photography began today on location in Vancouver.

Gareth Edwards is directing the film from a screenplay by Max Borenstein, Frank Darabont and Dave Callaham. Legendary’s Thomas Tull and Jon Jashni are producing with Mary Parent and Brian Rogers. Alex Garcia and Patricia Whitcher are serving as executive producers alongside Yoshimitsu Banno and Kenji Okuhira.

A presentation of Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures, “Godzilla” will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, except in Japan, where it will be distributed by Toho Co., Ltd. Legendary Pictures is a division of Legendary Entertainment.

Slated to open on May 16, 2014, the film is expected to be presented in 3D.