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Yog: Monster from Space (1970)

Gezora, Ganime, Kameba: Kessen! Nankai no daikaijû (original title)
A space probe is infiltrated by alien beings and then crashes on a remote Pacific atoll. A group planning to build a resort hotel land on the island and discover it to be inhabited by giant... See full summary »

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Akira Kubo ...
Taro Kudo
Atsuko Takahashi ...
Ayako Hoshino
Yukiko Kobayashi ...
Saki, native girl
Kenji Sahara ...
Makoto Obata
Yoshio Tsuchiya ...
Dr. Kyoichi Mida
Yû Fujiki ...
Promotion Division Manager
Noritake Saito ...
Rico, the guide
Yûko Sugihara ...
Stewardess
Sachio Sakai ...
The Editor
Chôtarô Tôgin ...
Yokoyama, an agent
Wataru Ômae ...
Sakura
Tetsu Nakamura ...
Chieftain Ombo
Yukihiko Gondô ...
Islander
Shigeo Katô ...
Islander
Rinsaku Ogata ...
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A space probe is infiltrated by alien beings and then crashes on a remote Pacific atoll. A group planning to build a resort hotel land on the island and discover it to be inhabited by giant mutant monsters created by the aliens in an attempt to conquer the world. Written by Jeremy Lunt <durlinlunt@acadia.net>

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Spewed from intergalactic space to clutch the planet earth in its ... terror tentacles! See more »

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1 August 1970 (Japan)  »

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Yog: Monster From Outer Space  »

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This film was originally going to be filmed on the Izu peninsula, but this was changed to Hachigo Island because the movie was shot in the wintertime. See more »

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Three of the main characters wear hats. During the second half of the movie, the hats come and go without reasonable explanation. See more »

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Featured in Cinemacabre TV Trailers (1993) See more »

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Iron Chef Meets Dolomite
8 September 2004 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

The theme ingredients are octopus and kitsch.

This is a great movie for an evening of friends, microwave popcorn, fizzy drinks (your choice), and a kitschy romp that'll make you laugh 'til you cry. If the "Iron Chef" voice-overs make you laugh, these will make you scream for mercy.

Make it a double-feature: complete your evening of low-budget deadpan kitsch with a screening of "Avenging Disco Godfather."

Allez Cuisine!

PS: IMDb says, "Sorry, you must provide at least 10 lines in your comment. Please return to the edit window (or use the BACK option if this isn't a new window)." There! I've made my quota!


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