GOJIRA WINS AGAIN
The original GODZILLA wins a 2007 Saturn Award
Source: The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films
On May 10, Classic Media’s GOJIRA won “Best DVD Classic Film Release” at the 33rd Annual Saturn Awards in Universal City, CA. Created by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films in Los Angeles, the Saturn Awards are the major award show for genre releases.
SUPERMAN RETURNS was the event’s big winner, taking home “Best Fantasy Film”, “Best Actor” for Brandon Routh, and a “Best Director” award for Bryan Singer. Other major awards went to CHILDREN OF MEN, CARS, PAN’S LABYRINTH, THE DESCENT, and CASINO ROYALE. PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN’S CHEST won for “Best Special Effects”.
Other DVD winners include the documentary THE SCI FI BOYS (“Best DVD Release”), SUPERMAN II: THE RICHARD DONNER CUT (“Best DVD Special Edition Release”), and JAMES BOND ULTIMATE EDITION (“Best DVD Collection”). The complete list of winners can be found on the Academy website.
GOJIRA was earlier named “Best DVD of 2006” in the 5th Annual Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards, and one of the “Top 10 DVDs of 2006” by The Digital Bits.