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Also Known As: Died: February 28, 1993
Born: Cause of Death: difficulties resulting from respiratory problems
Birth Place: Japan Profession: Director ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
Monster Zero (1970) as Director
Aliens from the mysterious Planet X, which resides on the dark side of of Jupiter, come to Earth asking its people to help them save their world from the dreaded King Ghidrah by letting them "borrow" Godzilla and Rodan. The aliens are actually planning to use the three monsters to take over our planet.
2.
Latitude Zero (1970) as Director
3.
The War of the Gargantuas (1970) as Director
Tokyo is attacked by rampaging Gargantuas, giant ape-like creatures in which one is good and the other evil.
4.
Monster Zero (1970) as Director
Aliens try to use Godzilla, Mothra and Rodan to take over the planet.
5.
Destroy All Monsters (1969) as Director
Aliens have released all the giant monsters from their imprisonment on Monster Island and are using them to destroy all major cities on the planet. It is up to the daring crew of the super rocket ship X-2 to infiltrate the aliens' headquarters before the Earth monsters and King Ghidrah annihilate the planet.
6.
King Kong Escapes (1968) as Dir of Japanese version
When a mechanical replica of King Kong is unable to dig for the highly radioative Element X at the North Pole, the evil Doctor Who and his sponsor Madame Piranha (Madame X in the American release) decide to kidnap the real Kong. As an insurance policy they kidnap Lt. Susan Miller as well as her boyfriend Lt. Jiro Nomura and Cmdr. Carl Nelson (Kong develped a crush on Susan when she Nomura and Nelson visited the Kong at his home on Mondo Island). Kong later escapes and heads for Tokyo. Susan and the others also escape. Who and his minions follow him and activate Mechani-Kong in order to recapture him. Susan is then grabbed by the robot and is taken to the top of Tokyo Tower and a battle ensues.
7.
Come Marry Me (1967) as Director
8.
Frankenstein Conquers the World (1966) as Director
During WWII, a human heart taken from a certain lab in Europe (Dr. Frankenstein's) is kept in a Japanese lab, when it gets exposed to the radiation of the bombing of Hiroshima. The heart grows in size, mutates and sprouts appendages, and eventually grows into a complete body and escapes. Later, a feral boy with a certain physical deformity (a large head with a flat top) is captured by scientists who refer to the boy as Frankenstein. The creature grows to the height of 20 feet, escapes again, fights police and army, and is practically indestructible. Later, a reptilian monster goes on a rampage. Eventually the Frankenstein creature and the reptile face off in a terrible battle.
9.
Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster (1965) as Director
A massive meteor falls to Earth, and from it emerges the three-headed King Ghidrah, who must defeat the combined forces of Godzilla, Rodan, and Mothra.
10.
Atragon (1964) as Director
11.
The Human Vapor (1964) as Director
A librarian is subject to a scientific experiment which goes wrong and transforms him into 'The Human Vapour'. He uses his new ability to rob banks to fund the career of his girlfriend, a beautiful dancer. The Human Vapour is ruthless in his quest for money and kills anyone who stands in his way, especially police. He soon becomes Tokyo's most wanted criminal. Can he be stopped before he kills again?
12.
Gorath (1964) as Director
Japanese disaster film about a giant meteor on a collision course with the Earth. The dubbed American version of this film is missing a giant walrus which appeared briefly in the Japanese version.
13.
Godzilla vs. The Thing (1964) as Director
A greedy developer has placed huge machines to suck dry a part of the ocean off Japan so he can put luxury condos there. After a storm, a giant egg washes up on the beach nearby and is immediately put on public display. The developer's plans go awry when he disrupts Godzilla's rest and the monster goes stomping through Nagoya. It's up to the elderly Mothra, and then to its two offspring, to save Nagoya from destruction.
14.
King Kong vs. Godzilla (1963) as Director
15.
Varan the Unbelievable (1962) as Dir of Japanese version
16.
Mothra (1962) as Director
After singing twin maidens are kidnapped from a tropical island, a giant larva (and soon-to-be moth) travels to Japan to rescue them.
17.
Half Human (1957) as Dir, Japanese footage
Japanese villagers worship a monster and his son who live in an island cave. Some circus people hear about them, go to the island to capture the monster and wind up shooting its son. Then the trouble starts.
18.
Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956) as Director
Nuclear tests awaken a prehistoric monster.

Writer (feature film)

19.
The War of the Gargantuas (1970) as Screenwriter
Tokyo is attacked by rampaging Gargantuas, giant ape-like creatures in which one is good and the other evil.
20.
Destroy All Monsters (1969) as Screenwriter
Aliens have released all the giant monsters from their imprisonment on Monster Island and are using them to destroy all major cities on the planet. It is up to the daring crew of the super rocket ship X-2 to infiltrate the aliens' headquarters before the Earth monsters and King Ghidrah annihilate the planet.
21.
Godzilla, King of the Monsters! (1956) as Screenwriter
Nuclear tests awaken a prehistoric monster.

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