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Yog: Monster from Space (1970)
"Gezora, Ganime, Kameba: Kessen! Nankai no daikaijû" (original title)

G  |   |  Adventure, Sci-Fi  |  1 August 1970 (Japan)
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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... 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 ...
Shigeo Katô ...
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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Yog: Monster From Outer Space  »

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This was the last Toho production to be made under the old studio system with the actors being under contract to the studio. 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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Gezora, Gamine, Kameoba, the three rubber monsters.
7 February 1999 | by (Bridgewater, MA, USA) – See all my reviews

Alien plague is spread onto a pacific island by a space capsule that crashes and creates monsters out of normal creatures. Gezora, a giant squid; Gamine, a humungous crab; and Kameba, a huge turtle; all attack the island, fight each other, and sure trample alot of huts. Goofy, with silly special effects and more bad dubbing.


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