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Destroy All Monsters (1968)
"Kaijû sôshingeki" (original title)

G  |   |  Action, Horror, Sci-Fi  |  23 May 1969 (USA)
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Female aliens take control of Earth's monsters and begin using them to destroy the human race.



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Akira Kubo ...
SY-3 Captain Katsuo Yamabe
Jun Tazaki ...
Dr. Yoshido
Yukiko Kobayashi ...
Kyoko Manabe
Yoshio Tsuchiya ...
Dr. Otani
Kyôko Ai ...
Kilaak Queen
Andrew Hughes ...
Dr. Stevenson
Chôtarô Tôgin ...
Yoshifumi Tajima ...
Kenji Sahara ...
Commander Nishikawa
Hisaya Itô ...
Major Tada
Yoshio Katsuda ...
Young Scientist
Heihachirô Ôkawa ...
Engineer (as Henry Okawa)
Ikio Sawamura ...
Old Farmer
Yutaka Sada ...
Police Officer
Hiroshi Okada ...
Doctor at hospital


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monster | alien | island | rodan | godzilla | See All (35) »


Monsters of mass destruction. See more »


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Release Date:

23 May 1969 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Destroy All Monsters  »

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JPY 200,000,000 (estimated)

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2.55 : 1
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Kick ass monster movie
27 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Any movie with 11 monsters is an instant bad ass. I did not see all of this film but it was incredible.

Though it took a while to get to monster action with Godzilla, Manda, Rodan and mothra all invading New York at once, it was an exciting film. Though the narrating sucked and the acting wasn't so great, it was good.

It definitely made the military look like idiots in the first monster scene when they are firing machine guns and missiles at the four monsters in New York. This movie should not be rated G, but pg-13 for monster violence. I advise you to see this film A.S.A.P.

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