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* CreatorBacklash: Creator/CharlesDance rather bluntly stated that he nearly fell asleep at the film's premiere. That being said, he brought the same level of dedication to the film as he does all his projects and has also stated he is open to reprising his role in the future.

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* CreatorBacklash: Played down slightly, since while Creator/CharlesDance didn't seem to hate the movie or regret working on it, he utlimately proved somewhat unenthusiastic about it, rather bluntly stated that he nearly fell asleep at the film's premiere. That being said, he brought the same level of dedication to the film as he does all his projects and has also stated he is open to reprising his role in the future.


* FranchiseKiller: After its box office failure, it's been widely speculated that the Monsterverse would have been finished then and there if ''Godzilla vs. Kong'' hadn't already been completed, and unless it's a success far beyond the level of the three films before it, the franchise will truly be dead.

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* AscendedMeme: Legendary caught on with the "Kevin" nickname, and [[https://twitter.com/Legendary/status/1171096200122007553 posted an official poll on which Ghidorah head fans love most]]. Kevin gained no less than ''87%'' of the vote by fans whereas the other two Ichi and Ni doesn't even ''compare''. For reference, Ichi only has 6% while Ni only has 7%.


* BoxOfficeBomb: Despite opening at number one in the weekend box office and garnering an enthusiastically positive reaction from fans, the film ultimately flopped, grossing $385 million against a budget of $170200 million. This is in comparison to the first film's more successful gross of $529 million against a $160 million budget, which is ironically in spite of its more mixed reception from fans.

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** Michael Dougherty confirmed in a tweet that the spots on Mothra's wings are meant to look like Godzilla's eyes in order to highlight their symbiotic relationship by saying that Mothra is Godzilla's "flagbearer" as well as Queen.
** In another tweet, Michael Dougherty explained why Ghidorah was frozen in ice: Godzilla and Ghidorah's last showdown in the past ended with Godzilla beating Ghidorah, leading to the three-headed dragon to be encased in a tomb of ice in the Arctic.


* FranchiseKiller: After its box office failure, it's been widely speculated that the Monsterverse would have been finished then and there if ''Godzilla vs. Kong' hadn't already been completed, and unless it's a success far beyond the level of the three films before it, the franchise will truly be dead.

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* FranchiseKiller: After its box office failure, it's been widely speculated that the Monsterverse would have been finished then and there if ''Godzilla vs. Kong' Kong'' hadn't already been completed, and unless it's a success far beyond the level of the three films before it, the franchise will truly be dead.


* FranchiseKiller: After its box office failure, it's been widely speculated that the Monsterverse would have been finished then and there if ''Film/KongVsGodzilla'' hadn't already been finished, and unless it's a success far beyond the level of the three films before it, the franchise will truly be dead.

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* FranchiseKiller: After its box office failure, it's been widely speculated that the Monsterverse would have been finished then and there if ''Film/KongVsGodzilla'' ''Godzilla vs. Kong' hadn't already been finished, completed, and unless it's a success far beyond the level of the three films before it, the franchise will truly be dead.

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* FranchiseKiller: After its box office failure, it's been widely speculated that the Monsterverse would have been finished then and there if ''Film/KongVsGodzilla'' hadn't already been finished, and unless it's a success far beyond the level of the three films before it, the franchise will truly be dead.


* BoxOfficeBomb: Despite opening at number one in the weekend box office and garnering an enthusiastically positive reaction from fans, the film ultimately flopped, grossing $385 million against a budget of $170200 million. This is in comparison to the first film's more successful gross of $529 million against a $160 million budget, which is ironically in spite its more mixed reception from fans.

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* BoxOfficeBomb: Despite opening at number one in the weekend box office and garnering an enthusiastically positive reaction from fans, the film ultimately flopped, grossing $385 million against a budget of $170200 million. This is in comparison to the first film's more successful gross of $529 million against a $160 million budget, which is ironically in spite of its more mixed reception from fans.


* BoxOfficeBomb: Despite opening at number one in the weekend box office and garnering an enthusiastically positive reaction from fans, the film ultimately flopped, grossing $385 million against a budget of $170200 million.

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* BoxOfficeBomb: Despite opening at number one in the weekend box office and garnering an enthusiastically positive reaction from fans, the film ultimately flopped, grossing $385 million against a budget of $170200 million. This is in comparison to the first film's more successful gross of $529 million against a $160 million budget, which is ironically in spite its more mixed reception from fans.

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* BoxOfficeBomb: Despite opening at number one in the weekend box office and garnering an enthusiastically positive reaction from fans, the film ultimately flopped, grossing $385 million against a budget of $170200 million.


* CreatorBacklash: Creator/CharlesDance rather bluntly stated that he nearly fell asleep at the film's premiere.
** That being said, he brought the same level of dedication to the film as he does all his projects and has also stated he is open to reprising his role in the future.

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* CreatorBacklash: Creator/CharlesDance rather bluntly stated that he nearly fell asleep at the film's premiere.
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premiere. That being said, he brought the same level of dedication to the film as he does all his projects and has also stated he is open to reprising his role in the future.


* TakeThat: After Emma's "Long live the king" line, it immediately cuts to Godzilla demolishing a building that has a large poster of a lion hanging on it. Guess [[Film/TheLionKing2019 which film]] WB's rival Disney is releasing next month?

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* TakeThat: After Emma's "Long live the king" line, it immediately cuts to Godzilla demolishing a building that has a large poster of a lion hanging on it. Guess [[Film/TheLionKing2019 [[WesternAnimation/TheLionKing2019 which film]] WB's rival Disney is releasing next month?


* InMemoriam: In Memory of Yoshimitsu Banno (the producer of this film and 2014's ''Film/{{Godzilla|2014}}'' and director of ''Film/GodzillavsHedorah''), and Creator/HaruoNakajima (the original Godzilla actor), both of whom passed away in 2017. The ending credits depicts a photo still of Nakajima wearing the ''[[Film/EbirahHorrorOfTheDeep DaisensoGoji]]'' suit back in 1966.

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* InMemoriam: In Memory of Yoshimitsu Banno (the producer of this film and 2014's ''Film/{{Godzilla|2014}}'' and director of ''Film/GodzillavsHedorah''), ''Film/GodzillaVsHedorah''), and Creator/HaruoNakajima (the original Godzilla actor), both of whom passed away in 2017. The ending credits depicts a photo still of Nakajima wearing the ''[[Film/EbirahHorrorOfTheDeep DaisensoGoji]]'' suit back in 1966.


** That being said, he brought the same level of dedication to the film as he does all his projects.

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** That being said, he brought the same level of dedication to the film as he does all his projects.projects and has also stated he is open to reprising his role in the future.

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