Turkish SF comedy about a Rug Salesman saving the Galaxy

Brett Piper’s second film.  Which is reason enough to watch it

Don Dohler’s aliens vs. rednecks movie.  And the world’s worst dummy

Wild DIY Eighties-style space fantasy.  Slow start, great climax…

Roger Corman Alien Rip off.  But it isn’t that bad.  Just ignore the worm…

Giant mecha, an evil supercomputer, wild Toho B-Movie goodness!

Made for TV Kaiju Eiga.  With an ending borrowed from…Free Willy?

Mamoru Oshii’s live action anime

Even without a fly in the works, teleporters are big trouble…


See Chohatsu Daikaiju Gehara

      Will Smith fights himself.  That’s about it

Tongue firmly in cheek

  • Gezora, Ganime, Kameba: KESSEN! NANKAI NO DAIKAIJÛ

See Space Amoeba (1970)

An alien James Dean lookalike, the Resurrection suit, and a dead rockstar

Ghidorah’s first appearance, with aliens, flying saucers and the usual crowd

It’s just there

Frankenstein gets dragged into the modern world

Dense, complex and intelligent — if flawed — cyberpunk actioner

Watch the original.

If Jason Statham had starred, it would have been a classic

The silliest giant monster of all time!  Incredibly dumb fun

Science is what a scientist tells you it is

Swords, Sandals, and weird Atlantean Super-Science.  Only in Italy

  • Giant of the Twentieth Century

See Yeti:  Giant of the 20th Century (1977)

Finally!  Christopher R. Mihm’s family pet gets his own starring role!

Spiders from space, a Volkswagen Beetle, and Bill Rebane

  • Gigantis the Fire Monster (1955)

See Gojira no gyakushû

Sometimes weird isn’t a good thing…


See Escape from Galaxy 3

Impressive British Zombie film.  And it isn’t 28 Days Later

Strange and utterly unique offering from horror icon Larry Cohen

Is it a Western? A 70s social commentary drama? It isn’t a monster movie…

A great monster movie.  It just ain’t Godzilla

The second in the animated trilogy.  Act surprised: it’s darker than the first…

Third – but not last – Final Godzilla Movie.  Wild and undisciplined

“Let them fight!”  Ignore everything else

A typically epic anime film — with Godzilla lurking in the background

Part three of the Anime trilogy.  At least it’s over

Perhaps the worst ever Godzilla film

By  far my favorite Godzilla film — even if it isn’t the best one…

  • Godzilla Raids Again (1955)

See Gojira no gyakushû

A fair-to-middlin’ Heisei era offering, with some of its best fights

  • Godzilla vs. the Smog Monster

See Godzilla Versus Hedorah

The second one.  Which is about all there is to say about it…


A Mummy from Atlantis fights an alien with a sock puppet head!

Polish political fable from Piotr Szulkin, pretending to be Science Fiction

Prehistoric monster destroys London.  Where’s the popcorn?

  • Grave Desires (1968)

See Mad Doctor of Blood Island

A gripping History Channel documentary about that Martian Invasion

Zhang Yimou, Matt Damon, and an army of legendary monsters

      Italian/Japanese/American co-production.  Dumb fun!

  • GUÀISHÒU (2018)

See Monster

  • Guan Gong da zhan wai xing ren (1976)

See Zhan shen

  • Gunhed (1989)

See Ganheddo

A man without a name in a post-Apocalyptic Mihmiverse land!

Reanimator-style gore and…Power Rangers-style monster fighting?…

Strange French animated post-Apocalyptic fable