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Gamera vs. Viras (1968)
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Gamera vs. Viras (1968)
Original name: ガメラ対宇宙怪獣バイラス
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 so that Gamera will not attack them. The aliens then implant a remote control device into the monster's neck and use the great turtle to attack Tokyo.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: alien, monster, giant monster, children, turtle, boy scout, adventure, mutant, space and aliens, evil alien, supernatural, family, heroes, space travel, ocean or sea, misfit, battles, terrorism, wish come true, save the world, captivity, mad scientist, experiment gone awry, danger, chases and races ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, tokyo

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Most similar movies to Gamera vs. Viras

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, psychotronic and exciting films with plots about escapades, danger, deadly creature, chaos, supernatural, giant monster and rivalry mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Gamera vs. Viras: Boyichi and the Supermonster (1967), War of the Monsters (1966), Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965), Gammera the Invincible (1966), Godzilla vs. Megalon (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gamera vs. Guiron (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 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: offbeat, serious, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, monster, alien, girl, spacecraft, giant monster, turtle, cannibalism, space travel, evil alien, space and aliens, deadly creature ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, scary, offbeat, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, alien, monster, turtle, giant monster, dangerous animal, rivalry, deadly, evil alien, danger, mad scientist, space and aliens ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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, statue, turtle, save the world, heroic mission, mutant, race against time, dangerous animal, superhero, danger, chaos ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Plot: turtle, giant monster, scientist, monster, bat, supernatural ability, imaginary, supernatural, chaos, mutant, chaos and mayhem, village ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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: scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: turtle, giant monster, helicopter, monster, dam, chases and races, deadly creature, chaos and mayhem, chaos, mutant, deadly, danger ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: godzilla, alien, ufo, alien invasion, giant monster, monster, mysterious planet, catastrophe, benign alien, heroes, space and aliens, danger ...
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Gammera the Invincible (1966)
Genre: 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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, psychotronic
Plot: airplane, monster, giant monster, turtle, imaginary, ocean or sea, mutant, chaos, chaos and mayhem, friendship, supernatural, space and aliens ...
Time: prehistory
Place: tokyo, japan, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, psychotronic, silent film
Plot: godzilla, giant robots, giant monster, giant robot, good versus evil, imaginary, master villain, save the world, escapades, space and aliens, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, rescue, supernatural, escapades, save the world, imaginary, catastrophe, battles, chaos, adventure, danger, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1990s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, alien invasion, cockroach, giant monster, rivalry, androids and robots, space and aliens, anti heroes, escapades, deadly creature, anti hero ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Gamera the Brave (2006)
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, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, mutant, dangerous animal, save the day, escapades, supernatural, danger, legends and myths, rivalry, giant monster, save the planet, friendship ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, future, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: godzilla, save the world, good versus evil, danger, escapades, deadly creature, disorder, chaos, survival, battles, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, androids and robots, chaos, interpol, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, love affair, chaos and mayhem, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, bio weapon, godzilla, giant robots, creature feature, androids and robots, monster versus monster, experiment gone awry, alien encounter, future dystopia, supernatural, deadly creature ...
Time: year 2003, 1990s, year 1999, 2000s, 20th century ...
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Plot: island, monster, adventure, chaos and mayhem, supernatural, chases and races, escapades, mutant, chaos, rivalry, danger, deadly creature ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: battles, good versus evil, save the day, deadly, escapades, androids and robots, chaos, asteroids and comets, heroic mission, alien encounter, space travel, custody ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.5
 250
Death Kappa (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When military experiments go haywire and trigger an atomic bomb, the consequences are of epic proportions. A monster arrives in the midst of the nuclear fallout, and Japan's defenses are helpless against it. Mankind's only savior is an ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: save the day, good versus evil, experiment gone awry, chaos, danger, rivalry, mad scientist, supernatural, escapades, disorder, deadly creature, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: semi serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: giant spider, godzilla, monster, giant snake, praying mantis, stock footage, giant monster, bank robber, bully, catastrophe, island, adventure ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, suspenseful, offbeat, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: island, giant spider, godzilla, monster, weather manipulation, giant monster, danger, heroes, supernatural, chaos and mayhem, catastrophe, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 20th century, 1960s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, giant monster, multiple monsters, supernatural, chaos, battles, survival, master villain, adventure, godzilla, final showdown, martial arts ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 2000s, year 1964, 20th century ...
Place: usa, tokyo, new york, paris france, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Plot: giant monster, man eating monster, deadly, space and aliens, save the world, imaginary, escapades, heroes, dangerous animal, supernatural, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: giant monster, helicopter, chases and races, deadly, heroes, deadly creature, imaginary, chaos, anniversary, disorder, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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AVH: Alien vs. Hunter (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A journalist named Lee Custler (William Katt) is out jogging when a flying object passes behind him and crashes. Sheriff Joel Armstrong (Collin Brock) picks him up and they go to check it out. They find an abandoned caravan close to where the object ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: imaginary, danger, deadly creature, escapades, rivalry, space and aliens, supernatural, chaos, deadly, heroes, chases and races, alien encounter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Destroy All Monsters (1968)
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 ...
Style: scary, exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: godzilla, island, spacecraft, monster, alien, alien invasion, giant monster, deadly creature, adventure, good versus evil, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 90s, year 1999, 1990s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: epic, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, moth, giant monster, godzilla, dangerous animal, twins, island, catastrophe, danger, deadly, journalism, save the world ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.0
 337
Atomic Rulers (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Super criminals are planning to infiltrate Earth with mass nuclear destruction! Only Starman can defend civilization by thwarting evil!
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, orphan, alien invasion, escapades, evil alien, chases and races, rivalry, save the world, space and aliens, good versus evil, adventure, catastrophe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ecology, volcano, archaeologist, rivalry, adventure, good versus evil, save the world, supernatural, danger, escapades, deadly, deadly creature ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 547
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: stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, offbeat, exciting ...
Plot: evil alien, escapades, space and aliens, benign alien, heroes, rivalry, chases and races, adventure, danger, bounty hunter, outer space, alien encounter ...
Time: future
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Guyver: Dark Hero (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Sean Barker became the unwilling host to an alien bio-armor known as the Guyver. A year ago he destroyed the Kronos Corporation, an organization of mutants who want the Guyver. Now he is trying to find why the Guyver unit forces him to fight and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, alien, chaos, gory, hostage, space and aliens, hostages, escapades, deadly, archaeologist, heroic mission, martial arts ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%