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The Giant Monster Gamera (1965)
 5.0
 3K
The Giant Monster Gamera (1965)
Original name: 大怪獣ガメラ
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A nuclear explosion in the far north unleashes Gamera, the legendary flying turtle, from his sleep under the ice. In his search for energy, Gamera wreaks havoc over the entire world, and it's up to the scientists, assisted by a young boy with a strange sympathic link to the monster, to put a stop to Gamera's rampage.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, giant monster, turtle, fire breathing, mars, scientist, lighthouse, giant animal, train wreck, un, nuclear, rage, el train, eiffel tower paris, morse code, burned alive, child in peril, part animation, exploding car, eskimo indian, military, nuclear explosion
Place: japan

Most similar movies to The Giant Monster Gamera

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, serious, suspenseful and scary films with plots about monster, scientist, giant monster, mutant, danger, deadly creature and escapades mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like The Giant Monster Gamera: Boyichi and the Supermonster (1967), Varan the Unbelievable (1962), War of the Monsters (1966), Gammera the Invincible (1966), Super Monster (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ⇓
95%
Varan the Unbelievable (1962)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: In an effort to find an economic means of purifying salt water, a joint U.S.-Japanese military command is set up on an isolated Japanese island where an unusual salt water lake is situated. However, their purifying experiments arouse the prehistoric ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, giant monster, giant, adaptation, loss of brother, monster terrorizes city, lake, death of title character
Time: 1960s, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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 ⇓
77%
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 ⇓
69%
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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 ⇓
64%
 3.8
 633
Super Monster (1980)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the evil alien Zanon comes to enslave Earth, all hope seems lost. The Earth's resident superheroes, the Spacewomen, are powerless to stop him. They must enlist the help of a young boy who has a special connection with the giant turtle ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: monster, invasion, turtle, outer space, stock footage, children, alien, evil, self sacrifice, lizard
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Spawn of the Slithis (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A nuclear leak creates a mutant Slithis sea monster, which terrorizes the variety of pets, winos, and hippies who hang around Venice, California.
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending
Plot: nuclear, mutant, monster, scientist, violence, sea monster, ogre, animals, radioactivity, female nudity, gore, sea ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Frankenstein Conquers the World (1965)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During WWII, a human heart taken from Dr. Frankenstein's lab and is kept in Japan where it gets exposed to the radiation of the bombing of Hiroshima. The heart grows in size, mutates and eventually becomes an indestuctable humanoid. Later, a ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: frankenstein, world war two, false accusation, monster, scientist, mutant, experiment gone awry, laboratory, rescue, supernatural, deadly creature, reincarnation ...
Time: 1940s, 60s, 1960s, year 1945
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, germany, hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Navy vs. the Night Monsters (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: US Navy battles monsters unearthed from the frozen arctic.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: navy, scientist, monster, tropical island, acid, love triangle, u.s. navy, creature feature, nurse, molotov cocktail, h.p. lovecraft, camp ...
Place: antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The X from Outer Space (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The spaceship AAB-Gamma is dispatched from FAFC headquarters in Japan to make a landing on the planet Mars and investigate reports of UFOs in the area. As they near the red planet, they encounter a mysterious UFO that coats the ship's hull with ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Plot: spacecraft, mars, chase, rescue, ufo, survival, chaos and mayhem, space travel, race against time, dangerous animal, save the day, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Regenerated Man (1994)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An Experiment involving human tissue regeneration goes horribly wrong when Dr. Clark is forced to drink his own potion by two deranged thugs. But instead of killing him, it transforms him into THE REGENERATED MAN. And they better not shoot him - ...
Plot: transformation, giant monster, scientist, impalement, gang, attempted rape
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 412
Island Claws (1980)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A biological experiment in Florida goes awry. The result: 8-foot long land crabs which roar loudly and kill everything in sight.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: coast, crab, sea monster, giant animal, toxic waste, marine biologist, power plant, dna, island, bicycle, burned alive, reporter ...
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.3
 563
Panic (1982)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A scientist's experiment with a deadly bacteria goes awry and leaves him horribly deformed. The monstrous man then runs amok in his town.
Plot: monster, scientist, disfigured face, shot in the chest, nuclear explosion, shot in the stomach, skin ripping, research, experiment, fire hose, panic, bitten in the neck ...
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Black Frankenstein (1973)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Eddie is a Vietnam veteran who loses his arms and legs when he steps on a land mine, but a brilliant surgeon is able to attach new limbs. Unfortunately an insanely jealous assistant (who has fallen in love with Eddie's fiance) switches ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vietnam veteran, monster, experiment, scientist, laboratory, bare breasts, murder, african american, vietnam war veteran, science runs amok, disembowelment, mad scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Terror Within II (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a world gone mad, the last human colony struggles to survive underground, beneath a land of nightmarish mutants who seek to destroy them. But when the mutant breaks inside humanity's final stronghold, the battle for survival pits the human ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: post apocalypse, monster, mutant, crossbow, monster rape, subterranean, hybrid, creature, human monster
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Frankenstein Island (1981)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A hot air balloon crew and a dog find themselves on an island with scantily-clad part-alien women, zombies, and other monsters.
Plot: amazon, scientist, island, monster, zombie, balloon, breasts, big breasts, large breasts, frankenstein's monster, doctor frankenstein, sexploitation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Weasels Rip My Flesh (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Returning from the planet Venus, an errant NASA spacecraft crashes into the ocean, spilling its radioactive cargo. Enveloped by a radioactive mass, a rabid weasel is transformed into a gigantic killer mutant. Prowling the countryside, the huge ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, mad scientist, monster, mutation, violence, camp, dead children, bicycle, creature feature, gore
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 ⇓
37%
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 4.2
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The Being (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Toxic waste dumping in a small Idaho town turns a young boy into horrible mutant monster. The town's police chief and a government scientist team up to stop the monster, which is quickly killing off the town's citizenry.
Style: cult film, psychotronic
Plot: mutant, monster, easter, female director, disfigurement, toxic waste, radioactivity, radioactive, revenge, gore, decapitation, blood splatter ...
Place: idaho
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.3
 614
Biohazard (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Alien monster uses a psychic to try to take over the earth.
Plot: monster, alien, teleportation, exploitation, breasts, kiss, nipples, scientist, corpse, white bra and panties, bathtub, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Creature of Destruction (1968)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A resort hypnotist and his assistant predict murders, which she then commits as a fanged monster.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: murder, monster, reincarnation, creature, hypnotist, beach, rock band, hypnosis, hypnotism
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Dr. Black, Mr. Hyde (1976)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A doctor (Bernie Casey) in a Watts clinic takes his own medicine and becomes a monstrous white killer of hookers.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: jekyll and hyde, evil doctor, african american, police, prostitute, serum, race, potion, mad scientist, transformation, metamorphosis, scientist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.4
 484
Rejuvenator (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A rich actress who has gotten too old for leading roles employs a scientist who is working on a formula for eternal youth. The formula involves withdrawing certain fluids from the human brain. She takes the serum, but its unforeseen side effects ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: scientist, experiment, mutation, fountain of youth, creature feature, gore, rejuvenation, actress, drugs, drug, transformation, monster
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 4.9
 159
Gila! (2012)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A giant lizard terrorizes a rural mid west community with a group of heroic young people led by Chase Winstead attempting to destroy the creature.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hot rod, giant lizard, teenager, monster, sheriff, cave, giant monster, police car, creature feature, handgun, small town, high heels ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 382
Godzilla (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The film is a re-edited Italian-language dubbed version of Godzilla featuring 80 minutes of footage from the original Gojira (1954) and the US version Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956) plus 25 minutes of WWII newsreel footage and clips from ...
Plot: bomb, monster, giant monster, world war two, godzilla
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ⇓
31%
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 ⇓
31%
 4.8
 772
The Dark (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Something is alive beneath the surface of the graveyard. Something with the power to destroy and the power to heal. One man, a cop, is determined to kill this mysterious creature. Another, a scientist, is determined to capture and save this ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, monster, experiment gone awry, dangerous animal, supernatural, special agents, danger, creature, scientist, tunnel, revenge, cemetery ...
Time: prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: alien, children, turtle, boy scout, giant monster, monster, adventure, escapades, misfit, supernatural, mad scientist, save the world ...
Time: prehistory
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.7
 668
Dogora (1964)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Earth is attacked by a giant jellyfish monster from outer space that, for some reason, has a sweet tooth for diamonds.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: police detective, gangsters, outer space, monster, danger, deadly, law enforcement, space and aliens, evil alien, rivalry, heroes, deadly creature ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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