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Gamera vs. the Deep Sea Monster Zigra (1971)
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Gamera vs. the Deep Sea Monster Zigra (1971)
Original name: ガメラ対深海怪獣ジグラ
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, 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 earthquakes. The two six year olds somehow outwit Zigra and help their incapacitated fathers escape. The Zigra Woman, who can use her eyes to put people into comas, then chases them all over Sea World like an extended Benny Hill skit. Somewhere in this movie Gamera finally shows up, fights Zigra, who turns into a giant swordfish.
Style: scary, bleak, serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, alien, monster, giant monster, turtle, adventure, mutant, heroes, supernatural, reincarnation, space and aliens, battles, rescue, dangerous animal, escapades, rivalry, chaos, experiment gone awry, evil alien, alien encounter, disorder, mad scientist, environmentalism, benign alien, deadly creature ...
Place: japan, tokyo

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Gamera vs. Guiron (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Aliens kidnap two children and take them to another planet for the purpose of getting knowledge from their brains, but Gamera follows and tries to rescue them.
Style: scary, serious, psychotronic, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, monster, giant monster, turtle, alien, spacecraft, evil alien, mutant, chaos, disorder, battles, space travel ...
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Gamera vs. Viras (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 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: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: turtle, boy scout, giant monster, monster, alien, catastrophe, ocean, chaos, battles, mutant, disorder, disaster ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Boyichi and the Supermonster (1967)
Genre: Action, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Plot: scientist, monster, giant monster, turtle, bat, village, chaos and mayhem, rivalry, deadly creature, supernatural ability, escapades, supernatural ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
Plot: submarine, giant monster, turtle, mutant, save the world, heroic mission, chaos, battles, good versus evil, dangerous animal, rescue, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gammera the Invincible (1966)
Genre: Action, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An atomic explosion awakens Gammera, a giant fire breathing turtle monster from his millions of years of hibernation.
Style: serious, exciting, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: airplane, turtle, giant monster, monster, ocean, supernatural, space and aliens, dangerous animal, heroes, escapades, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, tokyo, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, year 1999
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 93 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 60s
Place: japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: scary, exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 60s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Space Amoeba (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
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Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 78 min.
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Style: semi serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, silent film
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Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Gamera the Brave (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Toru Aizawa, a 11 year old boy suddenly finds a tiny egg on a red mysterious stone. the egg hatches and comes out an abnormal little turtle (Toto) which not only grows rapidly, but also flies in the air and even blows fireballs. At the meantime, a ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
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Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
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Style: semi serious, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Japan
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 79 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
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Time: 70s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The War of the Gargantuas (1966)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
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Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 50s, 90s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Action, 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: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: scary, semi serious, humorous, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: archaeologist, volcano, ecology, chaos, battles, disaster, catastrophe, adventure, supernatural, adventurer, rivalry, deadly creature ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Genre: 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: suspenseful, epic, serious, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 60s, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 79 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Zeiram (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Teppei and Kamiya, two average joes working in the electronic services industry, stumble upon the intergalactic bounty-hunter Ilia, and her partner, the artificial intelligence named Bob. Both men are accidentally transported to the Zone, a virtual ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, scary, futuristic, stylized ...
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Time: future
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Godzilla vs. Biollante (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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: boys' night, teens
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Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Son of Godzilla (1967)
Genre: Adventure, 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, exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: island, giant spider, monster, disaster, weather manipulation, giant monster, supernatural, heroes, chaos and mayhem, godzilla, catastrophe, chaos ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%