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Discuss the original series of Godzilla films! From "Terror of Tokyo" to Puppy-faced Super-hero, the Showa Era had something for everyone!

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Postby August » Mon Jan 15, 2007 3:37 pm

"The late 1990s" is never stated, Sparvid. The dialogue says "It is the end of the 20th Century" (paraphrased), which is non-specific to exact date. Period. The writers could have set the film in 1999, but they didn't. Let's still to the facts, please. Pin-pointing 1999 as the specific year, by reading into "the end of the 20th Century," is a big leap of faith. We can't ask the writers, because they are deceased. But, assuming the precise year is presumptuous. That's the point. :)

(By the way, the 20th Century ended on December 31, 2000. Centuries start at 01 and end in 00. The 20th Century was 1901-2000. So, the film could have been set in 2000.) People can post a thousand arguments, but it still won't move the facts and won't force the dialogue to say "1999," so resistance is futile. :P

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Postby The Giant Pacific Octopus » Mon Jan 15, 2007 8:05 pm

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Postby August » Mon Jan 15, 2007 10:26 pm

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Postby The Giant Pacific Octopus » Mon Jan 15, 2007 11:01 pm

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Postby Benjamin Haines » Mon Jan 15, 2007 11:08 pm

Regarding what exact year DAM takes place in, I ask: Who the hell cares?
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Postby Cookie » Tue Jan 16, 2007 12:00 am

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