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Gezora, Ganime, Kameba: Kessen! Nankai no daikaijû
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1 August 1970 (Japan) See more »
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The most fantastic science adventure ever filmed! See more »
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A space probe is infiltrated by alien beings and then crashes on a remote Pacific atoll. A group planning... See more » | Add synopsis »
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One word: CRAZY! See more (15 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)
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 ... Islander

Haruo Nakajima ... Gezora - Kameba
Haruyoshi Nakamura ... Ganime

Directed by
Ishirô Honda 
 
Writing credits
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Ei Ogawa 

Produced by
Samuel Z. Arkoff .... producer (US version)
Salvatore Billitteri .... producer (US version)
Fumio Tanaka .... executive producer
Tomoyuki Tanaka .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Akira Ifukube 
 
Cinematography by
Taiichi Kankura 
 
Film Editing by
Masahisa Himi 
 
Production Design by
Takeo Kita 
 
Production Management
Yasushi Sakai .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Seiji Tani .... assistant director
 
Sound Department
Kanae Masua .... sound recordist
Sadamasa Nishimoto .... sound effects
 
Special Effects by
Sadamasa Arikawa .... director of special effects
Yasuyuki Inoue .... special effects set decorator
Teruyoshi Nakano .... chief assistant special effects director
 
Visual Effects by
Yoichi Manoda .... special effects cinematographer
Yoshiyuki Tokumasa .... special effects optical photographer
 
Editorial Department
Eli Haviv .... editor: US version
 
Other crew
Helen Gary .... director: US dubbing
 

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Also Known As:
"Gezora, Ganime, Kameba: Kessen! Nankai no daikaijû" - Japan (original title)
"Space Amoeba" - International (English title) (imdb display title)
"Yog: Monster From Outer Space" - USA (alternative title)
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USA:84 min
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Actor Yoshio Tsuchiya convinced his friend Kenji Sahara to switch roles.See more »
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Continuity: The lighted eyes on the monster Gezora went dead halfway through filming of the fx. There was no money left in the FX budget to repair them, and they remain unlighted in certain scenes.See more »
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Referenced in Birth of the Living Dead (2013)See more »

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2 out of 4 people found the following review useful.
One word: CRAZY!, 16 February 2003
Author: Master Gomorrah (akio@quintiliano.zzn.com) from Sao Paulo, Brasil

"Kessen! Nankai no Dakaiju" (or on Brazilian TV, "Monstruos nos consoles pacíficos". I have seen both Portuguese dub and original Japanese version) has to be one crazy Kaiju eiga opis! It starts with a Space blob from Jupeter coming down to earth and crashing on Guam, mutating anything it gets near to, including A Cuttelfish, Crabs and a Turtles. These creatures go ape $#^#^ and start damaging the vacation resorts (Oh no!)

One scene I remember is where Gezora (the Cuttelfish monster) starts braking into some huts, tossing some hapless vacationers around like, well, action figurines! A must see indeed *laughs*

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