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As a director, Ishiro Honda made 46 films. His debut was in 1951 with "The Blue Pearl", and his final directorial role was in 1975 for "Terror of MechaGodzilla". More than half of the films which he directed were special effects films with a science fiction or monster theme, making him a unique figure in the history of cinema.
Period
Essays by Ishiro Honda
 1950 and prior 1951〜 1959 1960〜 1969 1970 and later

【Documentaries】
1949 Story of a Co-op(cultural film)
1950 Ise Shima(cultural film)

【Feature Films】
1951 The Blue Pearl
1952 The Skin of the South
The Man Who Came to Port
1953 Adolescence Part II
The Eagle of the Pacific
1954 Farewell Rabaul
Godzilla
1955) Love Makeup
Mother and Son
Half Human
1956 Young Tree
Night School

People of Tokyo, Goodbye
Rodan (Rodan, The Flying Monster)
1957 Good Luck to These Two
A Teapicker's Song of Goodbye
A Rainbow Plays in My Heart
A Farewell to the Woman I Called My Sister
The Mysterians
1958 Song for a Bride
H-Man
Varan (Varan The Unbelievable)
1959 An Echo Calls You
Inao Story of an Iron Arm
Seniors, Juniors, Co-Workers
Battle in Outer Space
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1960 The Human Vapor
1961 Mothra
A Man in Red
1962 Gorath
King Kong vs. Godzilla
1963 Matango (Attack of the Mushroom People)
Atragon
1964 Mothra vs. Godzilla (Godzilla vs the Thing)
Dogora (Dagora, The Space Monster)
Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (Ghidrah, The Three-Headed Monster)
1965 Frankenstien vs. Baragon (Frankenstein Conquers the World)
Invasion of Astro-Monster (Monster Zero)
1966 The War of the Gargantuas
Come Marry Me
1967 King Kong Escapes
1968 Destroy All Monsters
1969 Latitude Zero
All Monsters Attack (Godzilla's Revenge)
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1970
Space Amoeba (Yog, Monster From Space)
1975 Terror of MechaGodzilla
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The Toho Studios Story By Stuart Galbraith IV

 

 

 

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