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Godzilla vs Mechagodzilla 1974 - Trailer
Genres: Horror, Sci-Fi, Action, Fantasy, Family
Cast: Koji Ozaki, Takamitsu Watanabe, Isao Zushi, Akihiko Hirata, Ise Mori, Kenji Sahara, Kinichi Kusumi, Hiroshi Koizumi, Matthew Oram, Masaaki Daimon, Michael Kaye, Kazuya Aoyama, Bellbella Lin, Reiko Tajima, Robert Dunham, Hiromi Matsushita, Gorô Mutsumi, Masao Imafuku, Yasuzô Ogawa, Beru-Bera Lin, Shin Kishida, Gorô Mutsumi, Daigo Kusano, Takayasu Torii, Yasuzô Ogawa, Takanobu Toya
Director(s): Jun Fukuda
Trailer: Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)
Apelike aliens build a robotic Godzilla to destroy Japan, and the true Godzilla may not be powerful enough to destroy it.
Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla a 1974 Japanese science fiction kaiju film produced by Toho. Directed by Jun Fukuda and featuring special effects by Teruyoshi Nakano, the film starred Gorō Mutsumi, Hiroshi Koizumi and Kenji Sahara. The 14th film of the Godzilla series, it featured a slightly bigger budget with higher production values then the previous few films of the series. The film introduced a mechanical version of Godzilla called Mechagodzilla, and also introduced a character called King Caesar based on the legend of the Shisa.
The film received a very limited theatrical release in the United States in the Spring of 1977 by Cinema Shares as Godzilla vs. The Bionic Monster. After roughly a week into its release, the film was reissued with the altered title of Godzilla vs. The Cosmic Monster. via Lorant Nemeth
Synopsis:Aliens intend to take over the planet and, just in case Godzilla tries to interfere, have built a mechanical version of him to put an end to his interference. The Earth humans summon the legendary King Seesar to assist Godzilla in the battle.