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....
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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 monster Obaki from hibernation at the lake's bottom, and it proceeds to attack Japan. Written by
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Although most of Akira Ifukube's score is replaced in the American version, if you listen closely enough you can her a version of what would become Rodan's theme in the Godzilla films from the 1960s. See more »
C.I.P and other US distributors badly crippled "Great Creature Baran" and totally messed with it by sloppy editing and AMERICAN FOOTAGES of Myron (Moron ^-~)Healy.At least in the Nihongo version,they refer to Baran as Barandagi,meaning "Great Demon god",but they do not ever refer to him as Varan,they just call him a creature.
Whatever you do, import the Japanese/Nihongo version. Watch this at your own risk!
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