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Matango

Poster for the movie "Matango"

Matango (1963)

89 min - Horror - 11 August 1963
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Five vacationers and two crewmen become stranded on a tropical island near the equator. The island has little edible food for them to use as they try to live in a fungus covered hulk while repairing Kessei's yacht. Eventually they struggle over the food rations which were left behind by the former crew. Soon they discover something unfriendly there...

Director:  Ishirô Honda

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Storyline

Five vacationers and two crewmen become stranded on a tropical island near the equator. The island has little edible food for them to use as they try to live in a fungus covered hulk while repairing Kessei's yacht. Eventually they struggle over the food rations which were left behind by the former crew. Soon they discover something unfriendly there...


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Genres: Horror

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese
Release Date:  11 August 1963

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Production Companies:  Toho Company, Ltd., Tokyo Laboratory

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 29 min

King Kong vs. Godzilla

Poster for the movie "King Kong vs. Godzilla"

King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)

NR 98 min - Action, Adventure, Science Fiction - 11 August 1962
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After a 7 year hiatus, Godzilla returned to the screen to take on King Kong in the 3rd film in the Godzilla franchise. A pharmaceutical company captures King Kong and brings him to Japan, where he escapes from captivity and battles a recently revived Godzilla.

Director:  Ishirô Honda
Writers:  Shinichi Sekizawa

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After a 7 year hiatus, Godzilla returned to the screen to take on King Kong in the 3rd film in the Godzilla franchise. A pharmaceutical company captures King Kong and brings him to Japan, where he escapes from captivity and battles a recently revived Godzilla.


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Tagline: The motion picture screen beckons you to adventure that thrills the emotions with shock and terror!

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese
Release Date:  11 August 1962

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Production Companies:  Toho Company, Ltd., Tokyo Laboratory

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 38 min

Destroy All Monsters

Poster for the movie "Destroy All Monsters"

Destroy All Monsters (1968)

G 89 min - Action, Science Fiction, Thriller, Horror - 1 August 1968
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The 9th Godzilla film was the last made by the original Godzilla creators, and was meant to be a grand finale. Aliens have released all the giant monsters from their imprisonment on Monster Island and are using them to destroy earth's major cities. It is up to the daring crew of the super rocket ship X-2 to infiltrate the aliens' headquarters before the Earth monsters and King Ghidrah annihilate the planet.

Director:  Ishirô Honda, Seiji Tani

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The 9th Godzilla film was the last made by the original Godzilla creators, and was meant to be a grand finale. Aliens have released all the giant monsters from their imprisonment on Monster Island and are using them to destroy earth's major cities. It is up to the daring crew of the super rocket ship X-2 to infiltrate the aliens' headquarters before the Earth monsters and King Ghidrah annihilate the planet.


Collections: Ishirô Honda, Seiji Tani

Tagline: Monsters of mass destruction.

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese
Release Date:  1 August 1968

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Production Companies:  Toho Company, Ltd.

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 29 min

Terror of Mechagodzilla

Poster for the movie "Terror of Mechagodzilla"

Terror of Mechagodzilla (1975)

G 83 min - Action, Science Fiction - 15 March 1975
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Godzilla comes to the rescue when an alien race rebuilds Mechagodzilla to destroy Earth's cities. A traitorous scientist gives them a second weapon: Titanosaurus.

Director:  Ishirô Honda

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Godzilla comes to the rescue when an alien race rebuilds Mechagodzilla to destroy Earth's cities. A traitorous scientist gives them a second weapon: Titanosaurus.


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Tagline: From a black hole in space...they came to conquer Earth...!

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese
Release Date:  15 March 1975

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Toho Company, Ltd., Henry G. Saperstein Enterprises Inc.

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 23 min

All Monsters Attack

Poster for the movie "All Monsters Attack"

All Monsters Attack (1969)

G 70 min - Fantasy, Science Fiction, Family - 20 December 1969
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A bullied schoolboy dreams of traveling to Monster Island, where he befriends Godzilla's son, who is also having bully troubles.

Director:  Ishirô Honda
Writers:  Shinichi Sekizawa

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Storyline

A bullied schoolboy dreams of traveling to Monster Island, where he befriends Godzilla's son, who is also having bully troubles.


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Tagline: See: Prehistoric Monsters Crawl Out of the Hidden Depths of the Earth and Take Revenge Against the Living!

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Country:   Japan
Language:  Japanese
Release Date:  20 December 1969

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Toho Company, Ltd.

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 10 min