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Original Godzilla suit actor Haruo Nakajima, who has played his role as the monster, speaks during an interview at his home in Sagamihara, near Tokyo. "I am the original, the real thing," Nakajima, 85, said, stressing that later Godzilla are mere imitations. "If Godzilla can't walk properly, it's nothing but a freak show." The theme of his Godzilla was grander and more complex, addressing universal human dilemma, as it spoke to a Japan that still remembered wartime suffering, he said
Japan American Godzilla, Sagamihara, Japan
Japan American Godzilla, Sagamihara, Japan
Japan American Godzilla, Sagamihara, Japan
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Japan American Godzilla, Sagamihara, Japan

Original Godzilla suit actor Haruo Nakajima, who has played his role as the monster, speaks during an interview at his home in Sagamihara, near Tokyo. "I am the original, the real thing," Nakajima, 85, said, stressing that later Godzilla are mere imitations. "If Godzilla can't walk properly, it's nothing but a freak show." The theme of his Godzilla was grander and more complex, addressing universal human dilemma, as it spoke to a Japan that still remembered wartime suffering, he said

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