"Never fight a land war in Asia" is one of those weird aphorisms that is widely known, but on which nobody agrees who originally said it. It has variously been attributed to Bernard Montgomery (British General), Dwight Eisenhower (American General and later President), and Douglas MacArthur (American General).
The line was in the original book by William ...
As you might already know by now it was set up for MonsterVerse franchise based on Japanese Kaiju monsters. And there are a lot of apparently 17. The four we see are:
Godzilla, Rodan, Mothra and Ghidorah.
Godzilla and his powers have been already displayed in Godzilla (2014 film), still to reiterate:
Getting involved in a land war in Asia is a classic blunder in the real world. Examples from before The Princess Bride include:
The Korean War
The Vietnam War
The Russian War in Afghanistan
All three were land wars in Asia that have been seen as mistakes. Grave mistakes. Epic blunders. Arguably the most famous classic blunders.
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