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2001 Yonggary (1999)

It's been asleep for two hundred million years. Now it been awakened by aliens from another galaxy. The aliens are using Yonggary to destroy mankind.

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D.J. Robbins
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A team of scientists working on a remote dig site find the buried body of an enormous monster, perfectly preserved even after 200 million years. As soon as the beast is uncovered, however, an alien spacecraft suddenly appears above them and brings the monster back to life! The creature immediately sets about levelling the surrounding urban landscape and shrugging off the best firepower the military can throw at it. A lone scientist, working on decrypting an ancient set of hieroglyphics, may be on the verge of finding the aliens' weak point, but will it be too late? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Rated PG-13 for some violence | See all certifications »

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KRW 10,000,000,000 (estimated)
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There was an update to the special effects, but the updated version was never released on VHS, Betamax, DVD, or Blu-Ray. See more »

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Captain Parker: Compared to this guy, Godzilla is a pussy!
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Follows Yongary, Monster from the Deep (1967) See more »

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Godzilla + Power Rangers + Extra dosage of idiocy Reptilian
21 May 2002 | by See all my reviews

It's like the worst parts of every Godzilla movie decided to combine with Power Rangers and form the biggest load of idiocy ever to hit my TV screen. The moment I saw people in jetpacks shooting at a fireball-spewing plastic dinosaur with machine guns, I recruited about 5 friends via telephone and instant messenger to gape in awe over how awful this was. It was a laugh riot, not over the movie being funny (because it wasn't) but more over the fact that such a piece of crap was even being aired. Painfully bad in every way, not even worth paying for a rental.


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