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Gamera vs. Guiron (1969)

Gamera tai daiakuju Giron (original title)
Unrated | | Action, Adventure, Family | 21 March 1969 (Japan)
Aliens kidnap two children and take them to another planet for the purpose of getting knowledge from their brains, but Gamera follows and tries to rescue them.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Nobuhiro Kajima ...
Akio
Miyuki Akiyama ...
Tomoko
Christopher Murphy ...
Tom (as Chrystopher Murphy)
Yuko Hamada ...
Kuniko
Eiji Funakoshi ...
Dr. Shiga
Kon Ohmura ...
Officer Kondo (AKA: 'Kon-chan') (as Kon Ômura)
Hiroko Kai ...
Barbella
Reiko Kasahara ...
Florbella
Akira Natsuki ...
News Reporter
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Edith Hanson ...
Elza, Tom's mother
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Storyline

Three children, two boys and a girl, stumble upon a flying saucer. The boys both step in without hesitating, and are whisked away to a planet in Earth's orbit but on the exact opposite side of the Sun. Inhabiting this planet are two women with Midwestern accents, who hypnotize the children to find they fantasize about milk, donuts, and Gamera, our favorite hero turtle. The women simply want to eat their brains. Back home, no one will believe the little girl's story of alien abduction, not even Officer Concha (pronounced "Cornjob"). Finally, Gamera rescues the children while fighting Guiron, a monster with a giant knife for a nose. Gamera kills Guiron while doing gymnastics on a parallel bar and takes the kids home, where the kids hope for peace, understanding, and the end of traffic accidents. Written by Jonah Falcon <jonahnynla@mindspring.com>

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Trivia

The first Gamera film in which a creature (besides Gamera) makes a return appearance through new footage. See more »

Goofs

When Guiron chops up Gyaos, he cuts him into clean pieces that seem to be made of the same solid, purple material, with no bones, organs or any sort of innards. However it has been previously shown that Gyaos' species has, among others, not even one but two spines. See more »

Quotes

[Akio and Tommy are chatting with the alien women about their world]
Akio: What a superior civilization! You know... I looked in my telescope every day, and I thought there'd be a perfect planet, without work, and wars, and traffic accidents...
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Followed by Gamera vs. Monster X (1970) See more »

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So Bad you will love it
12 December 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Listening to children is neither psychologically or educationally important" This and other bits of tidbits are what is at stake if you dare to watch this Japanese trash. After scientists discover mysterious irregular waves from outer space, 2 boys hi-jack a spaceship to another star -(Earth is a star by the way) - only to watch hilarious monster fights complete with ninja stars from a walking knife, and become trapped by female aliens who want to eat their brains with dremel tools. And the boys thought that these aliens will prevent wars and traffic accidents. Listen to some bad jack-in-the-box music and enter Gamara, a giant go-go dancing turtle who must have had some bad Mexican food and comes to kids rescue after a few turns on the high bar. Boy are these kids going to get a scolding when they get home. I have watched this both with and without MST3K's help and it is roll on the floor hilarious either way. We should all figure out how to live without wars and accidents or we will repent and get our heads shaved.


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