Before CGI was legit, the scariest thing about the old school Godzilla movies was thinking about who was going to pay for all the building repairs. However, in 2014, ‘Zilla has been given some performance-enhancing CGI steroids and is actually genuinely terrifying.
The latest official trailer for the upcoming remake is once again perfectly edited, employing good use of those Inception sirens every time something ominous happens to make for a seriously suspenseful two minutes. We’re reminded that this thing is fucking huge and can’t be stopped. No idiot, not even nuclear weapons can kill this thing, weren’t you listening? In the words of a terrified Bryan Cranston, God help us.
It was a simpler time.
Godzilla hits cinemas on May 16.