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Destroy All Monsters (1968)
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Destroy All Monsters (1968)
Original name: 怪獣総進撃
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 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.
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: godzilla, island, alien, monster, alien invasion, spacecraft, giant monster, evil alien, adventure, space and aliens, battles, save the world, good versus evil, danger, heroic mission, imaginary, chaos and mayhem, chaos, escapades, deadly, rivalry, alien encounter, deadly creature, catastrophe, giant spider ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1999
Place: japan, asia

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Most similar movies to Destroy All Monsters

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, psychotronic and exciting films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly creature, chaos, deadly, giant monster and supernatural mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Destroy All Monsters: Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965), Space Amoeba (1970), Godzilla 2000 (1999), The War of the Gargantuas (1966), Godzilla vs. Destoroyah (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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
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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 ⇓
75%
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 ⇓
73%
The War of the Gargantuas (1966)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: An experimental lab animal called a gargantua escapes from his captors and is suspected to be the creature that is killing people all over the countryside. But when the gargantua from the lab appears at the same time as the evil gargantua, the two ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: man eating monster, giant monster, escapades, imaginary, heroes, dangerous animal, superhuman powers, deadly, rivalry, mutant, battles, chaos ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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 ⇓
57%
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 ⇓
56%
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 ⇓
54%
Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Great monster fight sequences are a highlight of the 14th Godzilla film. Aliens armed with a mechanical Godzilla intend to take over the planet. The earthlings summon the legendary King Seesar to assist Godzilla in the battle to defend earth.
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: godzilla, statue, alien invasion, giant robot, giant monster, giant robots, alien, monster, robot, evil alien, androids and robots, space and aliens ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Godzilla 1985 (1985)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Originally released in Japan as "The Return of Godzilla" in 1984, this is the heavily re-edited, re-titled "Godzilla 1985". Adding in new footage of Raymond Burr, this 16th Godzilla film ignores all previous sequels and serves ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, reboot, cult film, psychotronic ...
Plot: submarine, godzilla, monster, race against time, nuclear threat, burned alive, train, scientist, helicopter, creature feature, giant monster, catastrophe ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: survival, supernatural, save the world, escapades, dangerous animal, deadly, deadly creature, danger, imaginary, space travel, heroic mission, chaos ...
Time: 90s, 50s, 1990s, 1950s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 ⇓
49%
Attack of the Mushroom People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: 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 ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, surreal, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, radiation, starvation, survival, experiment gone awry, mutant, isolation, danger, rescue, deadly creature, shipwreck, greed ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Godzilla vs. Gigan (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Godzilla's 12th film. After a accepting a job at a monster-themed park, a man learns his new employers are actually aliens who plan to use Ghidorah and Gigan to destroy earth. Godzilla and Anguirus must battle them to defend earth.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, humorous, cult film ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, godzilla, cockroach, alien invasion, giant monster, imaginary, heroes, superhero, androids and robots, rivalry, space and aliens, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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
Plot: godzilla, dragon, giant monster, chaos, submarine, heroic mission, survival, save the world, good versus evil, deadly, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Gorath (1962)
Genre: Action, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1980, a giant planetoid named Gorath is discovered to be on a collision course with Earth. Even though it is smaller than Earth, its mass is huge enough to crush the Earth and destroy it. A mission sent to observe Gorath is destroyed after all ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, disaster movie, psychotronic
Plot: spacecraft, catastrophe, tsunami, outer space, monster, giant monster, flood, planet, tidal wave, walrus, chases and races, danger ...
Time: future, 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: japan, antarctica, south pole, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Gamera vs. the Deep Sea Monster Zigra (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A moon base is destroyed by a spaceship with a cluster of gumballs on its head. Later, at Sea World, dolphins are dying mysteriously. Zigra kidnaps two men and two children (one of whom is a Coke addict - Coca-Cola that is) and starts causing ...
Style: serious, offbeat, bleak, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, monster, alien, turtle, giant monster, heroes, deadly creature, imaginary, space and aliens, rescue, adventure, evil alien ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Son of Godzilla (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The 8th Godzilla film is aimed at an even younger audience than its predecessors. In the South Seas, scientists conducting weather experiments encounter gigantic mantises and a giant spider that are attacking Godzilla's offspring.
Style: scary, offbeat, suspenseful, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: island, giant spider, godzilla, monster, giant monster, weather manipulation, chaos and mayhem, danger, heroes, supernatural, catastrophe, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, contemporary, 1960s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 ⇓
45%
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Godzilla: Final Wars (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, Australia, China
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Evil Space Aliens called the Xilians unleashes all the Earth's monsters to lay waste to most of the world's major cities, including Tokyo, New York, Sydney, Shanghai and Paris. It is up to Godzilla and the Earth Defense Force to vanquish ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, multiple monsters, supernatural, space travel, chaos, battles, master villain, adventure, survival, godzilla, giant monster, martial arts ...
Time: 60s, year 1964, 2000s, 20th century, 21st century ...
Place: usa, japan, tokyo, new york, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Hive (2008)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When ants, displaying never-before-seen behavior, seize an island, the controversial Thorax Team is called in to stop the massive threat, only to discover that the ants are controlled by something beyond this world.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, invasion, ant, eaten alive, rescue, supernatural, good versus evil, survival, dangerous animal, escapades, deadly, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: latin america, brazil, thailand
⇓ 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%
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 ⇓
40%
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Threshold (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Alien seeds hitch a ride to earth in a space shuttle crew and begin to grow. When their numbers reach the Threshold amount they will be an unstoppable swarm.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, heroic mission, deadly, supernatural, danger, adventure, dangerous animal, race against time, chaos, alien encounter, space travel, alien invasion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Godzilla and Mothra: The Battle for Earth (1992)
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 ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: volcano, ecology, archaeologist, danger, good versus evil, save the world, supernatural, adventure, escapades, deadly, adventurer, rivalry ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 ⇓
37%
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 ...
Plot: island, godzilla, giant monster, moth, adventure, catastrophe, deadly creature, escapades, deadly, rivalry, supernatural, dangerous animal ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
War of the Worlds 2: The Next Wave (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two years after the Martian invasion, George Herbert's worst fears are realized: The Aliens have returned. As a second wave of Martian walkers lay waste to what's left of Earth, an alliance of military forces prepares a daring attack on ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, alien invasion, space war, adventure, evil alien, outer space, rivalry, danger, chaos, fictional war, invasion, mars ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ⇓
35%
Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Time travelers from the 23rd century return to 1992 to warn Japan that Godzilla will cause a catastrophic nuclear incident in the 21st century and suggest a way to rid the world of him forever. They intend to go back to 1944, to Ragos Island, where ...
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: godzilla, world war two, island, dinosaur, time travel, ufo, androids, catastrophe, experiment gone awry, danger, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, 23rd century, 1990s ...
Place: japan, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 ⇓
33%