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Godzilla and Mothra: The Battle for Earth (1992)
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Godzilla and Mothra: The Battle for Earth (1992)
Original name: ゴジラvsモスラ
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Earth is headed for disaster and when an archeological research team visits Infant Island to find out why, they discover two tiny women who reveal that the Earth is fighting back for all the harm humans have done here and sends out the evil Battra to destroy us. The Cosmos, as the girls are called, offer their help by calling Mothra to battle the creature. Unfortunately, Godzilla also appears and a three way battle begins that threatens to destroy Japan.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: volcano, ecology, archaeologist, adventure, supernatural, battles, save the world, dangerous animal, good versus evil, asteroids and comets, adventurer, danger, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, deadly, rivalry, deadly creature, uninhibited rivalry, catastrophe, island, godzilla, environmentalism, monster, giant monster ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo

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Rebirth of Mothra (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A new Mothra takes to the air and must battle Death Ghidora to save humanity.
Style: serious, exciting, scary, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, chases and races, rivalry, rescue, supernatural, catastrophe, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, deadly, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1990s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Godzilla 2000 (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Godzilla saves Tokyo from a flying saucer that transforms into the beast Orga.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, godzilla, monster, deadly creature, anti hero, heroic mission, danger, save the world, good versus evil, flying saucer, ocean or sea, skyscraper ...
Time: 2000s, 80s, future
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gamera 2: Attack of the Legion (1996)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A strange meteor lands in Japan unleashing hundreds of insect-like "legion" creatures which find their way into Tokyo. When the military fails to control the situation, Gamera shows up to deal with the ever-evolving space adversary.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, space and aliens, deadly creature, androids and robots, escapades, deadly, save the day, good versus evil, chaos and mayhem, alien encounter, custody, space travel ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Forty-two years after her first visit in Tokyo, Mothra returns to warn mankind that they must return Mechagodzilla, along with Godzilla's bones, to the sea, for the dead must not be disturbed. If not, dire consequences will follow. However, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: godzilla, save the world, chaos, disorder, survival, deadly creature, escapades, danger, good versus evil, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, battles ...
Time: 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Mothra vs. Godzilla (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The 4th film in the Godzilla franchise restores the serious tone of the original Godzilla film. A greedy developer has placed huge machines to suck dry a part of the ocean near Tokyo so he can build luxury condos. After a storm, a giant egg washes ...
Style: serious, epic, suspenseful, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, moth, giant monster, godzilla, dangerous animal, twins, island, catastrophe, anti hero, survival, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Rebirth of Mothra II (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Mothra's twin nymphs and children from the city find a lost city, as well as a giant monster that is attracted to environmental calamities.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, stylized, serious, scary ...
Plot: society, dangerous animal, deadly, save the world, danger, twins, heroes, deadly creature, adventurer, supernatural, escapades, space and aliens ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla (2002)
Genre: Action, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After the appearance of a new Gojira (Godzilla), the Japanese government builds a robotic Godzilla from the bones of the original monster that attacked Tokyo in 1954 to stop the beast.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: godzilla, bio weapon, androids and robots, giant robots, giant monster, creature feature, supernatural, heroic mission, alien encounter, space travel, technology gone awry, future dystopia ...
Time: year 2003, 1990s, year 1999, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The United Nations assembles the ultimate weapon to defeat Godzilla, while scientists discover a fresh pteranodon egg on a remote Japanese island.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic, allegory, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: androids and robots, island, dinosaur, container, sibling, pterodactyl, giant monster, giant robot, self sacrifice, creature feature, godzilla, giant robots ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The 7th film in the Godzilla series. After being caught in a storm in the south seas, several teenagers and thief arrive on an island where natives have been enslaved by a terrorist organization. They also discover a sleeping Godzilla and decide to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, humorous ...
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Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
War of the Monsters (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After a treacherous expedition to retrieve a giant opal, disaster strikes as the opal reveals itself to be an egg which spawns Barugon, demon dog from Hell! Armed with a deadly tongue and cold beams, Barugon wreaks havoc on Japan. Gamera comes to ...
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rebirth of Mothra III (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: To save the world, Mothra goes back in time in an attempt to defeat a younger King Ghidorah.
Style: exciting, offbeat, serious, psychotronic
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, giant monster, moth, monster, creature feature, creature, space and aliens, dragon, child in peril, danger, save the world ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, 1990s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Godzilla vs. Megalon (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In his 13th film, Godzilla takes a supporting role to the far more prominently featured Jet Jaguar, an Ultra-Man like robot. Aliens take control of Earth's monsters and begin using them to destroy the human race. Jet Jaguar decides to stop the ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, silent film, psychotronic
Plot: godzilla, giant robots, giant robot, giant monster, ocean, chases and races, adventure, androids and robots, imaginary, supernatural, escapades, deadly ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Gamera vs. Monster X (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A giant creature attacks Japan during the World Fair and it's up to Gamera to stop it. But the monster injects Gamera with its offspring and a research team must take a craft into Gamera's body to eliminate the parasite.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
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Country: Japan
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Style: scary, offbeat, suspenseful, exciting, humorous ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (2000)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Godzilla returns to terrorize Japan! This time, however, Japan has two new weapons to defend themselves. The Gryphon, a high-tech ship, and the Dimension Tide, a device that creates artificial black holes! During a test of the Dimension Tide, eggs ...
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Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three ancient guardian beasts awaken to protect Japan against Godzilla.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the 6th Godzilla movie, mysterious aliens from the Planet X ask earth's people to help them save their world from the dreaded Ghidorah (aka "Monster Zero") by letting them "borrow" Godzilla and Rodan. Monster mayhem ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: godzilla, ufo, alien, monster, giant monster, alien invasion, mysterious planet, evil alien, supernatural, escapades, space and aliens, imaginary ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Gappa the Triphibian Monsters (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An expedition in the South Pacific lands on a tropical island where the natives worship the mysterious deity Gappa. An earthquake opens up an underground cavern and a baby reptile is discovered inside. The natives warn the foreigners to leave the ...
Style: humorous, scary, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, tropical island, monster, photographer, giant monster, ship, earthquake, chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, kidnapping, journalism, danger ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Godzilla vs. Biollante (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Dr. Shiragami combines the DNA of roses with some extracted from Godzilla's cells. He names his creation "Biollante".
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, terrorism, heroes, chases and races, rescue, chaos, disorder, animal life, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The 5th film in the original Godzilla franchise marked a turning point in the series. Godzilla, Rodan and Mothra must put aside their quarrelsome ways to become allies and defend earth from 3 headed Dragon King Ghidorah.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, tense, scary ...
Plot: dragon, monster, giant monster, princess, alien, save the world, rescue, battles, danger, deadly, rivalry, adventure ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Godzilla vs. Space Godzilla (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When Mothra went into outer space to stop a meteor from reaching Earth, she accidentally took with cells from Godzilla and remaining cells from Biollante that inhabited our atmosphere. The combined cells went through a black hole and created a new ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: helicopter, giant monster, deadly creature, imaginary, chaos, anniversary, disorder, vengeance, experiment gone awry, heroes, deadly, space and aliens ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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All Monsters Attack (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A bullied schoolboy dreams of traveling to Monster Island, where he befriends Godzilla's son, who is also having bully troubles.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, tense, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: godzilla, giant spider, monster, praying mantis, stock footage, bully, bank robber, giant monster, giant snake, catastrophe, island, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Gamera vs. Viras (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of aliens from another planet head for Earth with the intentions of conquering it. Their first ship is destroyed in transit by the giant flying turtle Gamera. A second ship makes it to Earth and captures two Boy Scouts and holds them captive ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: boy scout, giant monster, alien, monster, children, turtle, chaos, battles, mutant, disorder, ocean or sea, heroes ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Godzilla vs. Destoroyah (1995)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The aftermath of the Oxygen Destroyer brings forth Destoroyah, a beast intent on killing Godzilla, who is on the verge of a nuclear meltdown.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: catastrophe, chaos, battles, opponent, demolished city, mutant, dangerous animal, imaginary, escapades, deadly, danger, save the world ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Gamera 3: Revenge of Iris (1999)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: This final installment of the recent Gamera trilogy begins with schoolgirl Ayana discovering a large egg in a cave that, according to legend, houses demons. The egg hatches into a small monster, which Ayana decides to raise and quickly develops a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant monster, revenge, superhuman powers, heroes, rivalry, imaginary, deadly creature, samurai, save the world, adventure, good versus evil, anti heroes ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Boyichi and the Supermonster (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Gamera's back, and just in time to save Japan from Gyaos, a mysterious bat-like creature awakened by a volcanic eruption. As in the first Gamera movie, a young boy establishes an emotional link with Gamera, and the two work together, with the ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: turtle, giant monster, scientist, monster, bat, deadly creature, supernatural ability, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, village ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Space Amoeba (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When a space probe crash-lands on a far-flung Pacific atoll, the craft's alien stowaways decide to take over their new world one creature at a time. Soon, the parasitic life forms latch onto three indigenous critters -- a squid, a crab and a ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: island, monster, danger, adventure, space and aliens, heroes, mutant, chaos, chaos and mayhem, imaginary, evil alien, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Terror of Mechagodzilla (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: 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.
Style: suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: godzilla, mad scientist, space travel, tragic love, space and aliens, evil alien, androids and robots, interpol, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, love affair, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%