Kaiju

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Kaijū is a Japanese film genre that features giant monsters, usually attacking major cities and engaging the military and other monsters in battle.wikipedia
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Tokusatsu

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It is a subgenre of tokusatsu entertainment.
The most popular types of tokusatsu include kaiju monster films like the Godzilla and Gamera film series; superhero TV serials such as the Kamen Rider and Metal Hero series; and mecha dramas like Giant Robo.

Godzilla (1954 film)

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Gojira (transliterated to Godzilla) is regarded as the first kaiju film and was released in 1954.
Godzilla is a 1954 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Rodan

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Godzilla is an example of a kaiju; others include Rodan, Mothra, King Ghidorah, Mechagodzilla, King Kong, Gamera, Gyaos, Daimajin, Gappa, Guilala and Yonggary.
Rodan is a daikaiju monster which first appeared as the title character in Toho's 1956 film Rodan.

King Ghidorah

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Godzilla is an example of a kaiju; others include Rodan, Mothra, King Ghidorah, Mechagodzilla, King Kong, Gamera, Gyaos, Daimajin, Gappa, Guilala and Yonggary.
King Ghidorah is a film monster originating from Toho's Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964).

Gamera

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Godzilla is an example of a kaiju; others include Rodan, Mothra, King Ghidorah, Mechagodzilla, King Kong, Gamera, Gyaos, Daimajin, Gappa, Guilala and Yonggary.
Gamera is a kaiju originating from a series of Japanese tokusatsu films of the same name.

Gappa: The Triphibian Monster

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Godzilla is an example of a kaiju; others include Rodan, Mothra, King Ghidorah, Mechagodzilla, King Kong, Gamera, Gyaos, Daimajin, Gappa, Guilala and Yonggary.
Gappa the Triphibian Monster is a 1967 kaiju film directed by Haruyasu Noguchi.

Rodan (film)

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The first appearance of daikaiju is in the Japanese title of Rodan, Sora no Daikaijū Radon .
Rodan, (releases as Sora no Daikaijū Radon is a 1956 Japanese science fiction kaiju film from Toho Studios, produced by Tomoyuki Tanaka, directed by Ishirō Honda, that stars Kenji Sahara and Yumi Shirakawa.

The X from Outer Space

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Godzilla is an example of a kaiju; others include Rodan, Mothra, King Ghidorah, Mechagodzilla, King Kong, Gamera, Gyaos, Daimajin, Gappa, Guilala and Yonggary.
The X from Outer Space is a 1967 Japanese science fiction kaiju film.

King Kong vs. Godzilla

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King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)
King Kong vs. Godzilla is a 1962 Japanese science fiction crossover kaiju film featuring King Kong and Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Godzilla (franchise)

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Godzilla series (1954 – present)
Godzilla has been one of the most recognizable symbols in Japanese pop culture worldwide, remains a well-known facet of Japanese films and was one of the first examples of the popular kaiju and tokusatsu subgenres in Japanese entertainment.

Godzilla Raids Again

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Godzilla Raids Again (1955)
Godzilla Raids Again is a 1955 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Invasion of Astro-Monster

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Invasion of Astro-Monster (1965)
Invasion of Astro-Monster is a 1965 science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, directed by Ishirō Honda, with special effects by Eiji Tsuburaya.

Destroy All Monsters

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Destroy All Monsters (1968)
Destroy All Monsters is a 1968 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster

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Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)
Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster is a 1964 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced by and distributed by Toho.

Ebirah, Horror of the Deep

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Ebirah, Horror of the Deep (1966)
Ebirah, Horror of the Deep is a 1966 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

The Return of Godzilla

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The Return of Godzilla (1984)
The Return of Godzilla, released in Japan as Godzilla is a 1984 Japanese kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Godzilla vs. Megalon

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Godzilla vs. Megalon (1973)
Godzilla vs. Megalon is a 1973 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Godzilla vs. Hedorah

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Godzilla vs. Hedorah (1971)
Godzilla vs. Hedorah is a 1971 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Godzilla vs. Gigan

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Godzilla vs. Gigan (1972)
Godzilla vs. Gigan, released in Japan as Chikyū Kōgeki Meirei: Gojira tai Gaigan, is a 1972 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Son of Godzilla

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Son of Godzilla (1967)
Son of Godzilla is a 1967 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla

Godzilla vs The Cosmic Monster
Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)
Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla is a 1974 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Terror of Mechagodzilla

Terror of Mechagodzilla (1975)
Terror of Mechagodzilla (released in Japan as Mekagojira no Gyakushū is a 1975 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

All Monsters Attack

Godzilla's Revenge
All Monsters Attack (1969)
All Monsters Attack, released in Japan as Gojira-Minira-Gabara: Ōru Kaijū Daishingeki, is a 1969 Japanese science fiction kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Godzilla vs. Biollante

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Godzilla vs. Biollante (1989)
Godzilla vs. Biollante (ゴジラvsビオランテ) is a 1989 Japanese science fiction tokusatsu kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.

Godzilla vs. Megaguirus

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Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (2000)
Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (ゴジラ × メガギラス G消滅作戦) is a 2000 Japanese kaiju film featuring Godzilla, produced and distributed by Toho.