Ishiro Honda Bio By Ed. Godzisewski and Steve Ryfle

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Re: Ishiro Honda Bio By Ed. Godzisewski and Steve Ryfle

Postby Mac » Wed Sep 27, 2017 11:25 pm

I'm looking forward to this 100x more than I am the stiff cartoon.
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Re: Ishiro Honda Bio By Ed. Godzisewski and Steve Ryfle

Postby jellydonut25 » Thu Sep 28, 2017 12:37 am

I feel like between everyone here and my Godzilla friends online and IRL, I'll have read the book without reading it.
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Re: Ishiro Honda Bio By Ed. Godzisewski and Steve Ryfle

Postby Geno » Thu Sep 28, 2017 6:40 pm

Mac wrote:I'm looking forward to this 100x more than I am the stiff cartoon.


For real. I'm sure the anime will be a decent time waster but this has been in the works for almost a decade and will surely deliver. We're only a couple of days away from release and I'm stoked. Got it on pre-order already.
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Re: Ishiro Honda Bio By Ed. Godzisewski and Steve Ryfle

Postby jellydonut25 » Fri Sep 29, 2017 1:29 am

Some people have been getting theirs early already and the exquisite praise is actually making me think when I find work, I'll be ordering this (assuming it's still in print)
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Re: Ishiro Honda Bio By Ed. Godzisewski and Steve Ryfle

Postby Geno » Fri Oct 06, 2017 9:04 pm

The book just came in. I've been hooked for an hour straight and the information on Honda's life and first two films are really interesting so far. I'm only 62 pages in but it's great. Well worth the purchase. There's also some great photos.
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Re: Ishiro Honda Bio By Ed. Godzisewski and Steve Ryfle

Postby lhb412 » Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:43 am

Hearing terrific things, and you^ say photos?
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Re: Ishiro Honda Bio By Ed. Godzisewski and Steve Ryfle

Postby Geno » Sun Oct 08, 2017 9:54 am

Yeah there's some great pictures of Honda from his personal life and him on the job. There's more on the website but some of these I haven't seen before. I think the critiques on the genre films could be a bit better but so far its good. I'm definitely hoping i get to see any of his more personal drama/comedy films someday, and it's regrettable he was stuck with a lesser genre for so long.
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Re: Ishiro Honda Bio By Ed. Godzisewski and Steve Ryfle

Postby Mac » Wed Oct 11, 2017 8:21 pm

Mac wrote:I'm looking forward to this 100x more than I am the stiff cartoon.



For posterity's sake, GODZILLA PROJECT ANTICIPATION RANKINGS:

1) Honda Book
2) City Shrouded in Shadow
3) Godzilla 2

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4) King Kong vs Godzilla 2
5) Anime Trilogy.
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