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Dogora (1964)
 5.7
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Dogora (1964)
Original name: 宇宙大怪獣ドゴラ
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: gangsters, police detective, outer space, monster, space and aliens, evil alien, heroes, save the world, danger, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, alien encounter, deadly creature, alien, diamonds, jewel theft, scientist, yakuza, giant monster, diamond, jellyfish, evil woman, diamond theft, female thief ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: tokyo, japan, asia

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Most similar movies to Dogora

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, scary and psychotronic films with plots about danger, escapades, deadly, alien encounter, space and aliens, heroes and deadly creature mostly in Sci-Fi, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Dogora: The War of the Gargantuas (1966), Mothra vs. Godzilla (1964), Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965), Destroy All Monsters (1968), The X from Outer Space (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ⇓
95%
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: giant monster, monster, dragon, alien, princess, rescue, save the world, battles, rivalry, adventure, deadly, danger ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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 ⇓
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 ⇓
77%
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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 ⇓
76%
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 ⇓
69%
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 ⇓
65%
 5.0
 3K
Moontrap (1989)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Space Shuttle returns to earth, but some of the equipment brought back on it begins to behave strangely. Scientists are unsure what is happening, and decide to take all necessary precautions.
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: moon, outer space, nasa, spacecraft, chases and races, man versus machine, save the world, danger, heroes, escapades, space and aliens, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 1960s, year 1969, 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 7K
Gantz (2010)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: After trying to rescue a man on the subway tracks, two teens wake up in a room dominated by a mysterious black sphere that sends them to hunt down and kill aliens hiding on Earth.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien, supernatural, good versus evil, imaginary, afterlife, heroic mission, graphic violence, alien encounter, evil alien, deadly, danger, heroes ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
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 ⇓
60%
 4.3
 3K
Creature (1985)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A crew of scientists arrives on a far, cold planet to examine archaic artifacts of unknown origin. They discover that their German enemies already have a ship there. When they seek their help after a failed landing, they only find the Germans’ ...
Style: serious, scary, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, planet, alien, monster, evil alien, alien encounter, space wars, distant planet, gory, imaginary, escapades, adventure ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Creeping Terror (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: A newlywed sheriff tries to stop a shambling monster that has emerged from a spaceship to eat people.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, scary, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: spacecraft, alien, sheriff, monster, space and aliens, destiny, alien encounter, evil alien, deadly creature, save the world, danger, escapades ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 4.5
 716
Deep Space (1988)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secretly engineered and blasted into space by government scientists, a vile monster crash-lands back on Earth and begins killing everyone it encounters. As the death toll rises, veteran cop McLemore (Charles Napier) bravely steps forward to crush ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bio weapon, alien, rescue, mutant, technology gone awry, alien encounter, deadly, supernatural, deadly creature, danger, rivalry, secret project ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Deadly Spawn (1983)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two campers in the New Jersey woods have their outdoor fun interrupted by the arrival of a meteorite crashing nearby. They go to investigate the crater, but are suddenly attacked and devoured by alien parasites who have hitched a ride to Earth. ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, scary, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parasite, monster, alien, alien invasion, alien encounter, survival, heroic mission, teenage life, anti hero, gory, outer space, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Earth Dies Screaming (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 62 min.
Story: A crack space pilot returns to earth to find the planet has been devastated by some unknown forces. There are a few survivors, so he organizes them in a plan to ward off control by a group of killer robots.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, robot, alien invasion, deadly, danger, evil alien, space and aliens, survival, androids and robots, escapades, save the world, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Slime People (1963)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: After Los Angeles is invaded by an army of subterranean monsters a small group of people must fight for survival in the deserted metropolis.
Style: serious, scary, tense, suspense, psychotronic
Plot: survival, mutant, save the world, danger, supernatural, heroes, deadly creature, deadly, chaos, battles, apocalypse, airport ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 2.7
 507
Venus Flytrap (1967)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mad scientist creates man eating creatures from carnivorous plants.
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, bleak, serious, experimental ...
Plot: mad doctor, mutant, disorder, supernatural, journalism, danger, deadly, prodigy, heroes, mentally unstable, mountain, hotel ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Hidden II (1993)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The alien criminal from the first movie is dead, but he left a few eggs which are hatching now. The good alien, who still inhabits Tom Beck's body, has been waiting just in case this happened. Unfortunately, his presence in the body has taken a ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: valet, alien, videotaping, diner, vengeance, alien encounter, law enforcement, space and aliens, psychopath, evil alien, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, supernatural, save the world, escapades, dangerous animal, danger, deadly creature, deadly, imaginary, heroic mission, space travel, chaos ...
Time: 90s, 50s, 1990s, 1950s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Queen of Blood (1966)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A spaceship is sent to Mars after a alien distress signal is picked up. They find one survivor, but when a crew member is found drained of blood it's evident they have rescued a bloodsucking monster.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, serious, offbeat ...
Plot: rescue, vampire, spacecraft, mars, alien, space travel, blood, save the world, survival, danger, deadly, supernatural ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1990
⇓ 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, 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 ⇓
46%
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, samurai, anti heroes, imaginary, deadly creature, heroes, save the world, rivalry, good versus evil, adventure ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.4
 818
Seedpeople (1992)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The citizens of Comet Valley are being taken over by seeds from an alien plant that has taken root there. A sheriff investigates the strange goings-on.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, cult film, surprise ending
Audience: teens
Plot: small town, evil alien, bed and breakfast, semen, factory, alien, small town life, alien encounter, survival, graphic violence, gory, deadly creature ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Invaders from Mars (1986)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In this attempted remake of the classic 50s SF tale, a boy tries to stop an invasion of his town by aliens who take over the the minds of his parents, his least-liked schoolteacher and other townspeople. With the aid of the school nurse the boy ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: alien invasion, space travel, spacecraft, heroic mission, save the world, danger, heroes, young heroes, space and aliens, imaginary, deadly creature, alien encounter ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, rescue, deadly creature, danger, isolation, shipwreck, psychiatric ward ...
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Alien Fury: Countdown to Invasion (2000)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in San Diego, the movie follows the desperate acts of Bill Templer head of a covert defense agency perpetrating a terrifying fraud on the American public - involving the imminent invasion of aliens - by leaking to the press a satellite image of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: police detective, special agents, undercover, save the world, alien encounter, escapades, danger, government agency, evil alien, satellite, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: switzerland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.4
 289
Dark Universe (1993)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: On its way back to Earth, the space shuttle Nautilus passes through a cloud of alien spores causing its sole occupant, astronaut Steve Thomas to transform into a blood-thirsty monster. The shuttle crashes into a swampy region of central Florida, ...
Style: semi serious, scary, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space wars, supernatural, dangerous animal, deadly, journalism, good versus evil, escapades, space and aliens, imaginary, heroes, rescue, danger ...
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 340
The Cat (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A cat from outer space teams up with a young girl and an old man to fight a murderous alien that possesses people.
Style: stylized, scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Plot: evil alien, alien, mentally challenged, rivalry, alien encounter, unstoppable, heroes, gory, imaginary, danger, mentally unstable, catastrophe ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 8.4
 769K
Alien (1979)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: During its return to the earth, commercial spaceship Nostromo intercepts a distress signal from a distant planet. When a three-member team of the crew discovers a chamber containing thousands of eggs on the planet, a creature inside one of the eggs ...
Style: scary, frightening, captivating, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: alien, space travel, space and aliens, outer space, monster, evil alien, deadly creature, spacecraft, alien encounter, alien monster, scientist, fear ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Silent Warnings (2003)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After the accidental death of his cousin Joe Vossimer, the just-graduated electronic engineer Layne Vossimer joins his girlfriend and four friends of them to visit and clean the inherited farm in the country. The local Sheriff Bill Willingham is an ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mystery, supernatural, family in danger, alien encounter, teenage life, deadly, deadly creature, danger, save the world, rivalry, teleportation, college ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%