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Evil Brain from Outer Space (1965)

A monstrous evil brain from outer space leads his minions on a crusade to conquer the universe, and unleashes hideous monsters on Earth that spread deadly diseases. Superhero Starman must ... See full summary »
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Credited cast:
Ken Utsui ...
Junko Ikeuchi
Minoru Takada
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Makoto Abe ...
Fumio Sakurai
Hiroshi Asami ...
Kawada
Kami Ashita
Chisako Hara ...
Kyôko Sakurai (as Chisako Tahara)
Hiroshi Hayashi
Terumi Hoshi
Noriko Katsuma ...
Noriko Sakurai
Shûji Kawabe ...
One Leg Man
Den Kunikata ...
Detective Okamoto
Shinsuke Mikimoto
Utako Mitsuya
Fumiko Miyata
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A monstrous evil brain from outer space leads his minions on a crusade to conquer the universe, and unleashes hideous monsters on Earth that spread deadly diseases. Superhero Starman must rescue Earth from the menace of the evil brain while battling armies of monsters the brain sends against him. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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1965 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Super Giant 7, 8 & 9  »

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(Western Electric Noiseless Recording)

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2.35 : 1
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Starman: I was not born on your planet Earth. Instead, I was sent here to save you from the Zemarians. You will die if I fail to kill him. Starman is what I am called.
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There's a Starman Wading in the Sky
19 November 2008 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

"A giant alien brain is leading its forces across the far reaches of space with the intent to conquer the universe. Arriving at Earth, the monstrous brain unleashes a hoard of monsters upon the planet to spread disease and destruction. The Earth's only hope of survival rests with Starman, the hero from another world, who must use all of his awesome powers to defeat the monsters and stop the alien brain," according to the DVD sleeve's synopsis.

The last three Ken Utsui (as Sûpâ Jaiantsu, or Super Giant) movies, edited together for the USA; it's understandably not very fresh, but "Evil Brain from Outer Space" features a relatively high dose of Starman action, villains, and gimmicks. After the stock footage opening all the Starman movies, a chase scene involving Balazar's brain being carried in a suitcase provides a relatively exciting opening. Balazar and his minions are better villains than not. Still, it's material reproduced down from mediocre.

** Evil Brain from Outer Space (1964) Teruo Ishii ~ Ken Utsui, Junko Ikeuchi, Minoru Takada


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