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Gorath (1962)
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Toho/Color・ TohoScope/88 min.
Released March 21, 1962
Producer Tomoyuki Tanaka
Director Ishiro Honda
Screenplay Takeshi Kimura
Original Story Jojiro Okami
Director of Photography Hajime Koizumi
Art Direction Takeo Kita
Teruaki Abe
Lighting Toshio Takashima
Sound Toshiya Ban
Hisashi Shimonaga
Music Kan Ishii
Production Manager Yasuaki Sakamoto
Assistant Directors Koji Kajita
Masashi Matsumoto
Katsumune Ishida
Shoji Kuroda
Editor Reiko Kaneko
Toho Special Effects Group
Director Eiji Tsuburaya
Director of Photography Sadamasa Arikawa
Mototaka Tomioka
Art Director Akira Watanabe
Lighting Kyuichiro Kishida
Matte Work Hiroshi Mukoyama
Optical Effects Taka Yuki
Yoichi Manoda
Optical Effects Assistant Koichi Kawakita
Assistant Director Teruyoshi Nakano
Image still of Magma's appearance
Government officials realize nothing can be done to prevent the collision with Gorath
The entire world comes together to devise a solution to the Gorath crisis. Director Honda put a lot of energy into this scene.
Directing the opening scene, Takiko (Kumi Mizuno) and Kiyo (Yumi Shirakawa) driving
Discussing a scene with Ken Uehara (left) and Ryo Ikebe (right)
CAST                    
Ryo Ikebe Dr. Tazawa
Yumi Shirakawa Kiyo Sonoda
Takashi Shimura Keisuke Sonoda
Kumi Mizuno Takiko Sonoda
Ken Uehara Dr. Konno
Akira Kubo Cadet Tatsuo Kanai
Akihiko Hirata Captain Endo, JX-Eagle
Jun Tazaki Captain Sonoda, JX-Hawk
Fumio Sakamoto Sumio Sonoda
Ross Benette Gibson
George Furness Huverman
Sachio Sakai Physician
Shinpei Mitsui Reporter
Ikio Sawamura Taxi driver
Eisei Amamoto Drunk
JX-Hawk Crew
Nadao Kirino
Koji Suzuki
Kazuo Imai
Wataro Omae
Yasuo Araki
Akira Yamada
Tomo Suzuki
Dr. Manabe
Pilot
Radio operator
Mathemetician
Navigator
Chief engineer
Fuel checkout
JX-Eagle Crew
Kenji Sahara
Hiroshi Tachikawa
Masanari Nihei
Koichi Sato
Yasuhiko Saijo
Toshihiko Furuta
Rinsaku Ogata
Tadashi Okabe
Kozo Nomura
Ko Mishima
1st Officer Saiki
Astronaut Wakabayashi
Astronaut Ito
Pilot
Radio operator
Navigator
Chief engineer
Mathematician
Fuel checkout
Engineer Sinda
The Parliament
Takamaru Sasaki
Eitaro Ozawa
Seizaburo Kawazu
Ko Nishimura
Keiko Sata
Prime Minister Seki
Minister of Justice Kinami
Minister of Commerce Tada
Secretary Murata
Murata's assistant
Haruo Nakajima 
Yasushi Matsubara
Junichiro Mukai
Masayoshi Kawabe
Yoshiyuki Uemura
Koji Uno
Kenichi Maruyama
Yukihiko Gondo
Katsumi Tezuka
Takuya Yuki
Hiroshi Takaki
Ichiro Shioji
Koji Ishikawa
Jiro Kumagai
Osman Yusef
Magma
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Tidal waves innundate Tokyo
Captain Endo (Akihiko Hirata) and astronaut Ito (Masanari Nihei) watch over Kanai (Akira Kubo), who lost his memory while in the space capsule
Composite still-Tokyo flood image.
Directing the scene of Kanai's (Akira Kubo) proposal to Takiko (Kumi Mizuno)
The Toho Studios Story By Stuart Galbraith IV page top
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