PG-13 | | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A giant, reptilian monster surfaces, leaving destruction in its wake as it strides into New York City. To stop it, an earthworm scientist, his reporter ex-girlfriend, and other unlikely heroes team up to save their city.
Christine Lahti were considered for the role of Dr. Elsie Chapman.
Gene - Mayor's Aide:
We agreed, no more sweets until after the election.
Mayor Ebert: Back off, Gene.
After Godzilla attacks, Manhattan is completely evacuated, yet later, there is a pharmacy open for business when Nick is purchasing pregnancy tests.
Various effects that appeared as green film scratches (but were not, in fact, scratches) showed up periodically over the credits.
English, French, Japanese, Russian, Spanish
$55,726,951 (USA) (25 May 1998)
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