Space Battleship Yamato Clip

This clip from the Japanese movie "Space Battleship Yamato" (based on the anime of the same name) looks... AWESOME!  Granted, it's in Japanese.  But you don't need to understand the language in order to appreciate the coolness.

This clip shows the initial launch of the Yamato and the initiation of the firing sequence for the Wave Motion Gun.

For comparison, here is the scene from the original.