Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)

FantasyScience FictionComedy

A meteorite lands in Kurobe Valley as detective Shindo is assigned to protect Princess Salno. Seemingly assassinated, she emerges under the guise of a prophetess and catches the attention of Mothra's fairies with her warnings of the appearance of Godzilla, Rodan, and powerful space monster called King Ghidorah. Mothra must convince Godzilla and Rodan to set aside their hatred of humanity or face Ghidorah alone.

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Viooz Score: 7.2/10 from 148 votes
Release Date: 1964-12-20
Status: Released
Run time: 92 min / 1:32
Production Studio : Toho Company, Ltd.
Production Country: Japan

Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster Casts

Yōsuke Natsuki
as Detective Shindo
Yuriko Hoshi
as Naoko Shindo
Akiko Wakabayashi
as Mas Selina Salno
Hisaya Itô
as Malmess, Chief Assassin
Hiroshi Koizumi
as Professor Miura
Takashi Shimura
as Dr. Tsukamoto
Yumi Ito
as Shobijin
Emi Ito
as Shobijin
Akihiko Hirata
as Chief Detective Okita
Minoru Takada
as Prime Minister
Someshô Matsumoto
as Alien Expert
Ikio Sawamura
as Honest Fisherman (uncredited)
Kôzô Nomura
as Geologist (uncredited)
Kenji Sahara
as Editor in Chief Kanamaki (uncredited)
Susumu Kurobe
as Assassin with Mustache (uncredited)
Tôru Ibuki
as Short-Tie Assassin (uncredited)
Kazuo Suzuki
as Door-Opener Assassin (uncredited)
Haruya Katô
as Journalist (uncredited)
Shin Ôtomo
as Boss of Assassins (uncredited)
Senkichi Ômura
as Would-Be Hat Retriever (uncredited)
Yutaka Nakayama
as Tourist with Lost Hat (uncredited)
Heihachirō Ōkawa
as Astronomer (uncredited)
Hideyo Amamoto
as Princess Salino's aide (uncredited)
Yoshio Kosugi
as Chief of Infant Island (uncredited)
Yoshifumi Tajima
as Ship Captain (uncredited)
Yutaka Oka
as Meteoritic (uncredited)
Kôji Uno
as Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
Shigeki Ishida
as Man in Crowd (uncredited)
Toshihiko Furuta
as Villager (uncredited)
Kotaro Tomita
as Villager (uncredited)
Ichiya Aozora
as Himself/TV host (uncredited)
Senya Aozora
as Himself/TV Host (uncredited)
Yuriko Hanabusa
as Mother Shindo (uncredited)
Hideo Shibuya
as Journalist (uncredited)
Haruo Nakajima
as Godzilla
Shôichi Hirose
as King Ghidorah
Masaki Shinohara
as Rodan (uncredited)
Kôji Uruki
as Rodan (uncredited)
Seiji Ikeda
as (uncredited)

Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster Crew

Directing Ishirō Honda Director
Crew Eiji Tsuburaya Special Effects
Production Tomoyuki Tanaka Executive Producer
Writing Shinichi Sekizawa Screenplay
Camera Hajime Koizumi Director of Photography
Editing Ryôhei Fujii Editor
Art Takeo Kita Production Design
Art Takeo Kita Art Direction
Sound Akira Ifukube Original Music Composer
Directing Koji Hashimoto Assistant Director