Episode 2: Godzilla Origins: King Kong (1933) and The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms

In celebration of G-Day, we are releasing episodes 1 and 2 today!  In this episode we discuss how these two films only within the context of how they influenced the creation of Godzilla. Both of these films significantly affected popular culture and the kaiju genre. Our thesis is: King Kong + The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms +Japanese Culture + Castle Bravo Nuclear Test = Godzilla.


Introduction: 0:00 – 1:22

King Kong: 1:22 – 22:44

The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms: 22:44 – 37:07

Closing: 37:07 – End


Host: Brian Scherschel

Co-Host: Nathan Marchand

Editor: Brian Scherschel

Video Location: Bicentennial Woods, Allen County, Indiana

Video: Brian Scherschel

Music: Audiophiliac (http://www.fiverr.com/audiophiliac)

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