Gorath (1962)

05/15/1964 (US) Science FictionActionThriller 1h 28m

Calamity Star Gorath!

Overview

In 1980, a giant planetoid named Gorath is discovered to be on a collision course with Earth. Even though it is smaller than Earth, its mass is huge enough to crush the Earth and destroy it. A mission sent to observe Gorath is destroyed after all the orbiting ships are drawn into the planetoid. A later mission is sent to observe and the crew barely leaves before suffering the same fate. However Astronaut Tatsuo Kanai is left in a catatonic state due to his near death experience. The Earth's scientists then come up with a desperate plan to build giant rockets at the South Pole to move Earth out of Gorath's path before it is too late.

  1. Ishirō Honda

    Director

  2. Takeshi Kimura

    Screenplay

  3. Jôjirô Okami

    Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Ryō Ikebe

    Ryō Ikebe

    Dr. Tazawa

  2. Yumi Shirakawa

    Tomoko Sonoda

  3. Akira Kubo

    Akira Kubo

    Tatsuma Kanai

  4. Kumi Mizuno

    Kumi Mizuno

    Takiko Nomura

  5. Hiroshi Tachikawa

    Hiroshi Tachikawa

    Wakabayashi

  6. Akihiko Hirata

    Akihiko Hirata

    Endô

  7. Kenji Sahara

    Kenji Sahara

    Saiki

  8. Jun Tazaki

    Jun Tazaki

    Raizô Sonoda

  9. Ken Uehara

    Ken Uehara

    Dr. Kôno

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Gorath
Gorath

Original Title 妖星ゴラス

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

Budget -

Revenue -

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