Giant monsters have always made their appearance in books and movies. However, some of the movies succeeded in bringing them to life and then created the most iconic monsters ever seen. Here are 10 of the biggest monsters seen in movies.
#1. Smaug- ‘The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug”
Created by J.R.R Tolkien, the Smaug became lifelike in the adaption of the movie “The Desolation of Smaug”. but unlike other monsters from pop-culture who rarely ever display any specific personality traits, Smaug was a greedy psychopath and arrogant. The monster’s height was 200 feet as depicted in the film but he could stretch up to 426 feet if he stretched his entire wingspan.
#2. Godzilla- “Godzilla, 1954”
One of the greatest monsters in the movies was created by the Japanese called the ‘Godzilla’ and kick started a trend of the giant monsters. The original movie then inspired many more sequels of the famous 400 feet tall monsters who was created as a result of nuclear detonations.
#3. King Kong- “King Kong, 1933”
King-Kong, the last breed of prehistoric apes became the most iconic monsters of the American cinema after the movie was released in 1933.
#4. The Kraken- “Clash of the Titans”
The Kraken from clash of the titans is quite different from the one seen in ‘The Pirates of the Caribbean’ who looks like a giant squid. The original Kraken was humanoid and was created by Hades as the most powerful sea creature who could destroy all Titans and allow Olympians to rule over mankind.