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Weekend Movies: Monster from a Prehistoric Planet/ Gappa: The Triphibian Monster

Monster from a Prehistoric Planet, also released as Gappa: The Triphibian Monster and Gappa: The Colossal Beast debuted in Japan in 1967 under the title  大巨獣ガッパ  (Daikyoju Gappa). Gappa was a popularly syndicated “weekend movie” and “late night thriller” in … Continue reading

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Gamera vs. Barugon

大怪獣決闘 ガメラ対バルゴン Daikaiju Ketto – Gamera Tai Barugon Known in the U.S. as War of the Monsters and Gamera Vs. Barugon 1966, 120mins This is the second movie to star Gamera, the giant flying turtle like creature. Gamera escapes exile and … Continue reading

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