Gamera vs. Barugon (Daikaijû kettô: Gamera tai Barugon)

Gamera vs. Barugon (Daikaijû kettô: Gamera tai Barugon) Japan (1966) Dir. Shigeo Tanaka Following the success of the first Gamera film Daiei Studio president Masaichi Nagata immediately ordered a second, with an increased budget and an epic story to match. The result is the most Godzilla-like entry of the series. Set six months after the … Continue reading Gamera vs. Barugon (Daikaijû kettô: Gamera tai Barugon)

Gamera vs. Zigra (Gamera tai Shinkai kaijû Jigura)

Gamera vs. Zigra (Gamera tai Shinkai kaijû Jigura) Japan (1971) Dir. Noriaki Yuasa It seems protecting the earth from recently awoken dormant monsters or alien invaders is a never ending job for Gamera, the giant flying, fire breathing turtle - or at least it is an annual thing judged by the films in this classic … Continue reading Gamera vs. Zigra (Gamera tai Shinkai kaijû Jigura)