Directed by Ishiro Honda
Directed by Ishiro Honda • 1956 • Japan
A small Japanese mining village is besieged by giant caterpillars and flying monsters.
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Directed by Ishiro Honda • 1957 • Japan
Starring Kenji Sahara, Yumi Shirakawa, Akihiko Hirata
Comic-book colors and charmingly retro, space-age special effects are among the highlights of this pure-pleasure science-fiction fantasia in which a band of aliens arrive on Earth seemingly in peace. Bu...
Varan the Unbelievable
Directed by Ishiro Honda • 1958 • Japan
Starring Kozo Nomura, Ayumi Sonoda, Koreya Senda
Following in the wake of Godzilla and Rodan, Toho and director Ishiro Honda unleashed Varan, another monstrous manifestation of nature’s wrath. When they travel to a remote region of Japan to investigate the...
Directed by Ishiro Honda • 1963 • Japan
Starring Tadao Takashima, Yoko Fujiyama, Ken Uehara
The imaginative work of legendary special-effects artist Eiji Tsuburaya is on display in this giddily entertaining science-fiction spectacle. Fearful that the humans who live on the Earth’s surface have b...