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Proving that this remake will be like no Godzilla before, director has been careful to show his respects to the movie's monster legacy in casting original Godzilla star, .

According to Collider, an image of Edwards and Takarada was released via Legendary Pictures' Twitter page. Check it out:

In the 1954 movie, Takarada played a ship's captain who landed in Tokyo with the aim of destroying the mutated beast. And we thought he'd gone and done it, too, but endless remakes suggest otherwise.

Godzilla stomps its way into theaters May 16th, 2014.

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