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Uchu kaijû Gamera (1980)

Using several clips from previous Gamera entries, this film deals with alien forces sending all the monsters Gamera has faced in one final battle to rid the planet of its last hope.

Director:

Noriaki Yuasa

Writer:

Niisan Takahashi (as Nisan Takahashi)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Mach Fumiake Mach Fumiake ... Kilara
Yaeko Kojima Yaeko Kojima ... Marsha
Yoko Komatsu Yoko Komatsu ... Mitan
Keiko Kudo Keiko Kudo ... Giruge
Koichi Maeda Koichi Maeda ... Keiichi
Toshie Takada Toshie Takada ... Keiichi's Mother
Hiroji Hayshi Hiroji Hayshi
Makoto Ikeda Makoto Ikeda
Kisao Tobita Kisao Tobita ... Driver
Osamu Kobayashi Osamu Kobayashi ... 'Zanon' Captain (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yûzô Hayakawa Yûzô Hayakawa ... Policeman
Toru Kawai Toru Kawai ... Gamera
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Storyline

Using several clips from previous Gamera entries, this film deals with alien forces sending all the monsters Gamera has faced in one final battle to rid the planet of its last hope.

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Clash of monster vs. huge spaceship! Special effects blockbuster thrills and excitement! See more »

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

7 May 1980 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gamera Super Monster See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Daiei Studios See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Westrex Recording System)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Gamera knocks over a billboard at one point in the film. The camera zooms into the billboard, revealing it to be an advertisement for a Godzilla film. See more »

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Narrator: There are 200 billion stars present in the Milky Way Galaxy. Our sun and its nine planets consist of just one solar system within the galaxy. There are billions of other such systems many greater than our own solar system. But, compared to the enormous size of the universe itself even a galaxy is but a tiny pinpoint of life. In our vast universe, there are billions of other such galaxies that are just as big. The universe is limitless in size, and mankind is not the only creature ...
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So what if it's cheap.....
25 March 2001 | by DarthGonzoSee all my reviews

Just because it's cheap, cheap, cheap doesn't mean it's not fun, fun, fun. And to be honest, Supermonster Gamera is a blast from start to finish. It's great to see all of Gamera's foes in one movie, even if it is all stock footage. The best thing about the film without a doubt is the awesome musical score, especially some of the battle themes. I have a weird fondness for this movie I cant explain. I like it better than some of Gamera's more legit films. If you can find a copy of either the Japanese or American versions, I seriously urge you to watch it with an open mind. Gamera rules!!


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