The poster (as well as the variant) is done by Mondo and as usual with Mondo it has a very unique style:
Godzilla will star Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad, Drive), Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Kick-Ass), Ken Watanabe (Batman Begins, Inception), Elizabeth Olsen (Martha Marcy May Marlene) and Juliette Binoche (Caché, Cosmopolis).
Pacific Rim has opened last weekend in America and sadly didn’t manage to overcome the newest Adam Sandler travesty Grown Ups 2. Both movies fell behind Despicable Me 2 which held the number one spot for the second weekend.
|1.||Despicable Me 2||$43,892,895|
|2.||Grown Ups 2||$41,508,572|
figures taken from Boxofficemojo.com
So the giant monsters genre might not be as profitable as expected. But contrary to Pacific Rim the reboot of Godzilla has the advantage of brand recognition and might have it easier to gather numbers than Del Toro’s “original monster movie”.
A new poster for Godzilla was revelead: