King Kong vs Godzilla (1962)

kingkongvsgodzillaCreature
Godzilla
King Kong
Giant Octopus

Alternate Titles
Kingu Kongu Tai Gojira

Country
Japan

Directors
Ishirō Honda

Writers
Shin’ichi Sekizawa
John Beck
Bruce Howard
Paul Mason
Willis H. O’Brien

Story

“A pharmaceutical company decides to import King Kong in order to sell TV shows about the monster. However when Godzilla is accidentally awoken and starts rampaging through Japan, they decide that the only way to stop him is to let him fight their new acquisition. With the future of Japan hanging in the balance, who will win in the ultimate battle of King Kong vs Godzilla?!”

Cast

  • Tadao Takashima – Osamu Sakurai
  • Kenji Sahara – Kazuo Fujita
  • Yû Fujiki – Kinsaburo Furue
  • Ichirô Arishima – Mr Tako
  • Jun Tazaki – General Masami Shinzo
  • Akihiko Hirata – Dr Shigezawa
  • Mie Hama – Fumiko Sakurai
  • Michael Keith – Eric Carter
  • Harry Holcombe – Dr Johnson

Kaiju Cast

  • Shôichi Hirose – King Kong
  • Haruo Nakajima – Godzilla
  • Katsumi Tezuka – Godzilla

Creature Connections

  • Destroy All Monsters – Ishirô Honda, Kenji Sahara, Jun Tazaki
  • Empire of the Ants – Harry Holcombe
  • Frankenstein Conquers the World – Tadao Takashima, Jun Tazaki, Shôichi Hirose
  • Gamera vs Viras – Ishirô Honda, Haruo Nakajima
  • Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster – Ishirô Honda, Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Kenji Sahara, Akihiko Hirata, Shôichi Hirose, Haruo Nakajima, Katsumi Tezuka
  • Godzilla (1954) – Ishirô Honda, Kenji Sahara, Akihiko Hirata, Haruo Nakajima, Katsumi Tezuka
  • Godzilla (1977) – Ishirô Honda, Akihiko Hirata, Haruo Nakajima
  • Godzilla 2001 – Katsumi Tezuka
  • Godzilla, King of the Monsters! – Ishirô Honda, Kenji Sahara, Akihiko Hirata, Haruo Nakajima, Katsumi Tezuka
  • Godzilla: Final Wars – Kenji Sahara
  • Godzilla Raids Again – Shôichi Hirose, Haruo Nakajima, Katsumi Tezuka
  • Godzilla’s Revenge – Ishirô Honda, Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Kenji Sahara, Haruo Nakajima
  • Godzilla vs Destoroyah –
  • Godzilla vs Gigan – Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Haruo Nakajima
  • Godzilla vs King Ghidorah – Kenji Sahara
  • Godzilla vs Mechagodzilla – Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Kenji Sahara, Akihiko Hirata
  • Godzilla vs Mechagodzilla II – Tadao Takashima, Kenji Sahara
  • Godzilla vs Megalon – Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Haruo Nakajima
  • Godzilla vs Monster Zero – Ishirô Honda, Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Jun Tazaki, Shôichi Hirose, Haruo Nakajima
  • Godzilla vs Space Godzilla – Kenji Sahara
  • Godzilla vs the Sea Monster – Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Jun Tazaki, Akihiko Hirata, Shôichi Hirose, Haruo Nakajima
  • Godzilla vs the Smog Monster – Haruo Nakajima
  • Gozilla vs Mothra – Ishirô Honda, Haruo Nakajima
  • King Kong Escapes – Mie Hama, Shôichi Hirose, Haruo Nakajima
  • Mothra – Ishirô Honda, Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Kenji Sahara, Akihiko Hirata, Haruo Nakajima, Katsumi Tezuka
  • Mothra vs Godzilla – Ishirô Honda, Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Kenji Sahara, Yû Fujiki, Jun Tazaki, Katsumi Tezuka
  • Rodan – Ishirô Honda, Haruo Nakajima, Katsumi Tezuka
  • Son of Godzilla – Shin’ichi Sekizawa, Tadao Takashima, Kenji Sahara, Akihiko Hirata, Haruo Nakajima
  • Terror of Mechagodzilla – Ishirô Honda, Kenji Sahara, Akihiko Hirata
  • The War of the Gargantuas – Ishirô Honda, Kenji Sahara, Yû Fujiki, Jun Tazaki, Shôichi Hirose, Haruo Nakajima
  • Varan the Unbelievable – Shin’ichi Sekizawa
  • Yog: Monster from Space – Ishirô Honda, Kenji Sahara, Yû Fujiki, Haruo Nakajima

Trailer

Review

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