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Old July 22 2013, 04:16 PM   #262
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Re: Godzilla 2014: Rumors, Pix and filming

The nuclear element is staying. We know Cranston’s character works in a nuclear plant so all signs point to this being the origin story of Godzilla though nuclear power is not the central theme.
That doesn't follow. In the Heisei series and a couple of the Millennium movies, Godzilla's mutation made him nuclear-powered and he needed to feed on nuclear reactors and high-energy sources, which is what drew him to civilization. Yet all those movies were sequels to the '54 original. So including a nuclear plant doesn't prove it's a rebooted origin story. It could be, but that particular piece of information isn't probative.
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