Overview

Gaira, a humanoid sea beast spawned from the discarded cells of Frankenstein's monster, attacks the shores of Tokyo. While the Japanese military prepares to take action, Gaira's Gargantua brother, Sanda, descends from the mountains to defend his kin. A battle between good and evil ensues, leaving brothers divided and a city in ruins.

  1. Ishirô Honda

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Takeshi Kimura

    Screenplay

  3. Reuben Bercovitch

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Russ Tamblyn

    Russ Tamblyn

    Dr. Paul Stewart

  2. Kumi Mizuno

    Kumi Mizuno

    Akemi

  3. Kenji Sahara

    Kenji Sahara

    Dr. Yuzo Majida

  4. Nobuo Nakamura

    Nobuo Nakamura

    Dr. Kita

  5. Jun Tazaki

    Jun Tazaki

    General

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The War of the Gargantuas
The War of the Gargantuas

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Facts

Original Title Furankenshutain no Kaijū: Sanda tai Gaira

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 29, 1970
    G
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    All ages admitted. There is no content that would be objectionable to most parents. This is one of only two ratings dating back to 1968 that still exists today.

Original Language Japanese

Runtime 1h 28m

Budget -

Revenue -

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