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The Elegant Life of Mr. Everyman

The Elegant Life of Mr. Everyman

The Elegant Life of Mr. Everyman
IMDb: 7
103

A salaryman’s drunken ravings in public attract the attention of journalists who coerce him into telling them his life’s story.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Mysterians

The Mysterians

The Mysterians
IMDb: 6.2
89

In Japan, scientifically advanced invaders from the war-destroyed planet Mysteroid cause an entire village to vanish, then send a giant robot out to storm the city by night, after which…

The Big Boss

The Big Boss

The Big Boss
IMDb: 6.9
101

Ryuta and Mineo Komatsu are brothers, both yakuza (gangsters). Mineo, although complicit in crime, even murder, wants out of the gangster life, hoping to become a successful singer instead. Ryuta…

Genre: Crime
Ultraman

Ultraman

Ultraman
TMDb: 9.3
30 min

When the Earth is threatened by alien invaders and giant monsters, the world relies on the Science Patrol, a special anti-monster defense agency armed with high-tech weaponry and vehicles to…

Status: Ended
The H-Man

The H-Man

The H-Man
IMDb: 6.1
87

Nuclear tests create a radioactive man who can turn people into slime.

Mothra

Mothra

Mothra
IMDb: 6.6
101

Shipwreck survivors are found on a presumably uninhabited and irradiated island called Infant Island. A joint expedition of Roliscan and Japanese scientists explore the island and discover the Shobijin, the…

Atragon

Atragon

Atragon
IMDb: 6
96

The legendary empire of the lost continent of Mu reappears to threaten the world with domination. While countries unite to resist, an isolated World War II Captain has created the…

Samurai Saga

Samurai Saga

Samurai Saga
IMDb: 6.8
111

Edmund Rostand’s play Cyrano de Bergerac, transplanted to Japan. A poet-warrior with an oversized nose (matched only by his great heart) loves a lady. But she sees him only as…

Genre: Action, Drama
Rodan

Rodan

Rodan
IMDb: 6.3
82

A village is besieged by prehistoric nymphs when a more horrifying discovery is made. A giant flying creature that resembles a pteranodon emerges. Soon a second monster appears, converging with…

Latitude Zero

Latitude Zero

Latitude Zero
IMDb: 6
89

A massive underwater volcano erupts and puts a group of investigative scientists in danger. They are rescued by an atomic super submarine named The Alpha under the command of Captain…

Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto

Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto

Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto
IMDb: 7.5
93

Struggling to elevate himself from his low caste in 17th century Japan, Miyamoto trains to become a mighty samurai warrior.

Son of Godzilla

Son of Godzilla

Son of Godzilla
IMDb: 5.3
86

Scientists in the South Seas are conducting weather experiments when reporter Goro Maki suddenly arrives on Sollgel Island. He soon discovers the island is inhabited by giant mantids, a cast…

Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla

Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla

Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla
IMDb: 6.4
84

A prophecy is discovered on the statue of an Okinawan guardian stating a monster will emerge to destroy the Earth. Godzilla soon appears, seeming to fulfill the prophecy. But not…

Terror of Mechagodzilla

Terror of Mechagodzilla

Terror of Mechagodzilla
IMDb: 6.3
83

An expedition to salvage the remains of Mechagodzilla comes up empty handed. Instead a massive dinosaur, Titanosaurus, is discovered and destroys the sub. When Interpol launches an investigation, they are…

The War in Space

The War in Space

The War in Space
IMDb: 4.9
91

Earth is attacked by alien spacecraft from Venus. But a Japanese scientist has constructed a space craft, the Gohten, with which he may save humanity.

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple

Samurai II: Duel at Ichijoji Temple
IMDb: 7.4
104 min

After years on the road establishing his reputation as Japan’s greatest fencer, Takezo returns to Kyoto. Otsu waits for him, yet he has come not for her but to challenge…

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Genre: Adventure, Drama
Ebirah, Horror of the Deep

Ebirah, Horror of the Deep

Ebirah, Horror of the Deep
IMDb: 5.4
83 min

After being captured in a storm in the south shores, many teens and burglar arrive on a island in which natives are stung by a terrorist association. They also find…

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King Kong vs. Godzilla

King Kong vs. Godzilla

King Kong vs. Godzilla
IMDb: 5.9
91 min

Godzilla originates in the iceberg and that makes his way to Japan. In precisely the identical period a pharmaceutical firm captures King Kong and attracts him into Japan. When Kong…

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Godzilla, King of the Monsters!

Godzilla, King of the Monsters!

Godzilla, King of the Monsters!
IMDb: 6.5
80 min

A 400-foot (122-meter) fire-breathing dinosaur, woke up from undersea hibernation off the Japanese coast by hydrogen-bomb testing, assaults Tokyo.

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Godzilla

Godzilla

Godzilla
IMDb: 7.6
96 min

Japan is thrown into a panic after many ships burst and are staggered close to Odo Island. A trip to the island caused by paleontologist Professor Kyohei Yemani shortly discover…

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