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Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991)
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Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991)
Original name: ゴジラvsキングギドラ
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 a dinosaur was exposed to radiation from the Bikini H-Bomb test and became Godzilla. Upon completion of this task, King Gidorâ appears in 1992 and the visitors' true plan is discovered. They wish to destroy Japan so it will not become the dominant economic force. Luckily for the Japanese, Godzilla was still created and will now fight Gidorâ.
Style: serious, futuristic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: godzilla, dinosaur, world war two, island, time travel, ufo, adventure, androids and robots, supernatural, heroes, misfit, save the world, secret agents, good versus evil, experiment gone awry, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, imaginary, chaos, escapades, disorder, deadly, rivalry, alien encounter ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s, year 1944, 1940s, year 1992, 23rd century ...
Place: japan, asia, east asia

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Most similar movies to Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah

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, heroic mission, giant monster and deadly mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah: Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II (1993), Godzilla 2000 (1999), Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003), Godzilla vs. Space Godzilla (1994), Godzilla Against MechaGodzilla (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The United Nations assembles the ultimate weapon to defeat Godzilla, while scientists discover a fresh pteranodon egg on a remote Japanese island.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic, allegory, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, island, dinosaur, container, pterodactyl, giant monster, giant robot, creature feature, self sacrifice, sibling, godzilla, giant robots ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
91%
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 ⇓
90%
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 ⇓
79%
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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, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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 ⇓
74%
Godzilla vs. Biollante (1989)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
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: serious, suspenseful, scary, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: genetic engineering, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, terrorism, rivalry, supernatural, deadly creature, chaos, disorder, animal life, rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 ⇓
72%
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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 ⇓
71%
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 ⇓
70%
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 ⇓
70%
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 ⇓
69%
Godzilla 1985 (1985)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 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, helicopter, creature feature, scientist, train, catastrophe, giant monster ...
Time: 80s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robot, androids and robots, godzilla, master villain, man versus machine, space and aliens, rivalry, danger, heroes, save the world, evil alien, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, heroes, dangerous animal, deadly, escapades, chaos, deadly creature ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Black Hole (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's 2 A.M. in St. Louis when a routine scientific experiment goes terribly wrong and an explosion shakes the city. A scientific team investigates, clashing with an intergalactic, voltage-devouring creature that vaporizes them.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: scientist, creature, experiment gone awry, danger, deadly creature, save the world, deadly, survival, chaos, space travel, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: st. louis missouri, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.4
 180K
Godzilla (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: When a freighter is viciously attacked in the Pacific Ocean, a team of experts -- including biologist Niko Tatopoulos and scientists Elsie Chapman and Mendel Craven -- concludes that an oversized reptile is the culprit. Before long, the giant lizard ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dinosaur, godzilla, danger, chaos and mayhem, human versus monster, experiment gone awry, giant, save the world, deadly creature, chases and races, save the day, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, future
Place: new york, usa, tahiti, ukraine, panama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 ⇓
64%
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Gamera: Guardian of the Universe (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hibernating species of giant carnivorous bird is awakened on a Japanese island shortly after the Japanese military encounters an unidentified mass moving beneath the water off-shore.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: giant monster, save the world, chases and races, master villain, rescue, supernatural, space and aliens, escapades, rivalry, race against time, good versus evil, heroes ...
Time: prehistory
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 ⇓
63%
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 ⇓
63%
 6.4
 11K
Returner (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After an alien invasion threatens to annihilate the human race, a young Japanese girl, named Milly (Anne Suzuki), travels back in time from 2084 to October 2002, and enlists the reluctant aid of skilled Tokyo gunman, named Miyamoto (Takeshi ...
Style: futuristic, atmospheric, tech noir, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, hitman, ufo, adventure, save the world, future dystopia, danger, life is a bitch, changing the past or future, escapades, imaginary, alien invasion ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 ⇓
62%
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 ⇓
61%
 6.4
 370K
Godzilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ford Brody, a Navy bomb expert, has just reunited with his family in San Francisco when he is forced to go to Japan to help his estranged father, Joe. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when Godzilla, King of the Monsters, arises ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant monster, monster, prehistoric creature, destruction, godzilla, giant, deadly creature, tsunami, chaos, dinosaur, giant creature, nuclear ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999, quarry, 90s ...
Place: san francisco, japan, usa, hawaii, honolulu hawaii ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 ⇓
60%
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 ⇓
59%
Lorelei: The Witch of the Pacific Ocean (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A drama set during World War II where a submarine carrying a secret weapon attempts to stop a planned third atomic bombing of Japan. Based on Harutoshi Fukui's novel Shuusen no Lorelei.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, secret weapon, underwater, military, danger, war, escapades, military life, heroic mission, battles, save the world, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: japan, hiroshima japan, asia, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 ⇓
59%
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 ⇓
59%
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