The City That Never Sleeps Just Got A Wake-Up Call.
( Action / Sci-Fi / Thriller )

Godzilla Poster

MPAA Rating:

US Runtime: 140 min

Premiere Date:
May 18, 1998   [USA]
Director: Roland Emmerich
Writers: Ted Elliott   [story]
Terry Rossio   [story]
Roland Emmerich   [story]
Roland Emmerich   [screenplay]
Music by Michael Lloyd
Cinematography: Ueli Steiger
Edited by: David Siegel


Matthew Broderick
Dr. Niko Tatopoulos
Maria Pitillo
Audrey Timmonds
Hank Azaria
Victor 'Animal' Palotti
Kevin Dunn
Col. Hicks
Michael Lerner
Mayor Ebert
Harry Shearer
Charles Caiman (WIDF anchor)
Arabella Field
Lucy Palotti
Vicki Lewis
Dr. Elsie Chapman
Doug Savant
Sgt. O'Neal
Malcolm Danare
Dr. Mendel Craven
Lorry Goldman
Gene (mayor's aide)
Christian Aubert
Philippe Bergeron
Frank Bruynbroek
François Giroday
Nicholas J. Giangiulio
Ed (WIDF engineer)
Robert Lesser
Ralph Manza
Joe (old fisherman)
Greg Callahan
Chris Ellis
Gen. Anderson
Nancy Cartwright
Caiman's secretary
Richard Gant
Adm. Phelps
Jack Moore
Steve Giannelli
Brian Farabaugh
Stephen Xavier Lee
Lt. Anderson
Bodhi Elfman
Rich Battista
Lloyd Kino
Tanker cook
Toshi Toda
Tanker captain
Clyde Kusatsu
Tanker skipper
Masaya Kato
Japanese tanker crewman
Glenn Morshower
Kyle Terrington
Lola Pashalinski
Rob Fukuzaki
WFKK co-anchor
Dale Harimoto
WKXI anchor
Gary W. Cruz
WFKK anchor
Derek Webster
Utah captain
Stuart Fratkin
Utah ensgn
Frank Cilberg
Utah sailor #1
Jason Edward Jones
Utah sailor #2
Roger McIntyre
Utah sailor #3
David Pressman
Anchorage captain
Robert Faltisco
Anchorage ensign
Scott Lusby
Anchorage ensign #3
Alex Dodd
Anchorage sailor
Terence Paul Winter
Apache pilot #1
Pat Mastroianni
Apache pilot #3
Eric Saiet
Apache pilot #4
Burt Bulos
Apache pilot #5
Robert Floyd
Apache pilot #6
Jamison Yang
F-18 pilot #1
Nathan Anderson
F-18 pilot #2
Mark Munafo
F-18 pilot #3
Dwight Schmidt
F-18 pilot #4
Dwayne Swingler
Raven pilot #2
Lawton Paseka
Greg Collins
Humvee soldier
James Black
Thomas Giuseppe Giantonelli
Paul Ware
Monté Russell
Soldier on plane
Christopher Carruthers
Radio technician
Daniel Pearce
Radio technician #2
Mark Fite
Radio operator
Craig Castaldo
Eric Paskel
Lee Weaver
Homeless man
Leonard Termo
Homeless man #2
Al Sapienza
Taxi driver
Stoney Westmoreland
Tunnel guard
Bill Hoag
NJ cop
Joseph Badalucco Jr.
Forklift driver
Jonathan Dienst
Field reporter #1
Benjamin V. Baird
Field reporter #6
Madeline McFadden
Reporter #1
Julian M. Phillips
Reporter #2
Raymond Ramos
Reporter #5
Frank Welker
Special vocal effects
Jonathan Baltzer
Man #1 (uncredited)
Ben Bode
Radio technician (uncredited)
Joe Brigham
Huey pilot (uncredited)
George Carlin
Cameo appearance (uncredited)
Mark Dicero
Russsian chopper pilot #2 (uncredited)
Joseph Filasky
Mayor's pilot #2 (uncredited)
Ed Godzizewski
Bridge onlooker (uncredited)
Lincoln D. Hiatt
Reporter (uncredited)
Al Leong
Japanese fishing boat crewman (uncredited)
Ken Lerner
Teacher (uncredited)
Greg Mattson
Jamaican beach pilot (uncredited)
Salvatore Paul Piro
Man #2 (uncredited)
Lance Reddick
Soldier on Manhattan Bridge (uncredited)
Judy Reyes
Woman #1 (uncredited)
Leif Riddell
Manhole technician (uncredited)
Stephen Sable
Fred Sanders
Scientist (uncredited)
Carl Svensson
Huey pilot (uncredited)
Franklin Vranicar
Russian chopper pilot (uncredited)
Leonard Williamson
Kid (uncredited)
Lynn Harder
Mayor's pilot #1 (uncredited)

Special Effects:

Bob Gurr Designs Inc.
Centropolis Effects LLC
Cinema Production Services Inc.
motion capture and software support
House of Pain
Hunter/Gratzner Industries Inc.
Larry Jolly Miniature Productions
Makeup Effects Laboratories Inc.
Mechanical Effects Warehouse
Mediamation Inc.
Patrick Tatopoulos Design Inc.
Pixel Liberation Front
Question Mark FX
Sight Line Productions
model and miniature photography
Sony Pictures Imageworks
Stirber Visual Effects Network Inc.
Tatopoulos Studios
Viewpoint Datalabs International
WKR Productions

Filming Locations: (Now With Clickable Links To Location On Google Maps)


Tech Info:

Panavision Cameras and Lenses
Color Info:
Color (Technicolor)
Cinematographic Process:
Super 35
Technicolor, USA
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1
Film Negative Format:
35 mm
Printed Film Format:
35 mm - anamorphic

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