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Rank the following films

Postby Gojizilla » Mon Apr 20, 2015 7:11 pm

Rank the films listed below from best to worst.

The Mysterians
The H-Man
Daikaijû Baran
Battle in Outer Space
The Human Vapor
Mothra
Gorath
King Kong vs. Godzilla
Matango
Atragon
Godzilla vs. The Thing
Uchû daikaijû Dogora
Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster
Frankenstein Conquers the World
Invasion of Astro-Monster
The War of the Gargantuas
King Kong Escapes
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby MekaGojira3k » Mon Apr 20, 2015 7:54 pm

May I ask why you want these ranked?
Also, here's my take:
Mothra
The Human Vapor
Frankenstein Conquers the World
Mothra vs. Godzilla
Monster Zero
King Kong vs. Godzilla
Matango
Atragon
Ghidrah, The Three-Headed Monster
Varan the Unbelievable
The Mysterians
Battle in Outer Space
The H-Man
Gorath


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Re: Rank the following films

Postby Gojizilla » Mon Apr 20, 2015 8:28 pm

MekaGojira3k wrote:May I ask why you want these ranked?
Also, here's my take:
Mothra
The Human Vapor
Frankenstein Conquers the World
Mothra vs. Godzilla
Monster Zero
King Kong vs. Godzilla
Matango
Atragon
Ghidrah, The Three-Headed Monster
Varan the Unbelievable
The Mysterians
Battle in Outer Space
The H-Man
Gorath


Never watched Songoku...Never heard of that thing until today

I want them ranked because I feel they are the best of the best as far as Toho oges.
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby lhb412 » Mon Apr 20, 2015 9:14 pm

Gojizilla wrote:I want them ranked because I feel they are the best of the best as far as Toho goes.


That's just why ranking them would be so mind-numbingly difficult for me.

... I mean, except Varan, which I've never thought was much good. That one's last. I'd put Mothra in the #1 slot. All the stuff in the middle is too hard.
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby klen7 » Mon Apr 20, 2015 9:51 pm

My favorites of this bunch:
1. Mothra (Great all around movie)
2. King Kong Escapes (Fun movie)
3. Matango (Great story)
4. Godzilla vs. The Thing (Great Godzilla)
5. King Kong vs. Godzilla (Fun Godzilla)

I've never seen Gorath, and really Human Vapor and The H-Man are intermixed into one really weird film in my head, so i'd need some help figuring out which plot elements go with which film. I'd probably have Gargantuas (despite a few great effects scenes) near the bottom.
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby Gojizilla » Mon Apr 20, 2015 10:47 pm

Here's my rankings.

Godzilla vs. The Thing
Mothra
Gorath
The Mysterians
Battle in Outer Space
Atragon
The H-Man
Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster
Invasion of Astro-Monster
The War of the Gargantuas
King Kong vs. Godzilla
King Kong Escapes
Frankenstein Conquers the World
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby Dr Kain » Mon Apr 20, 2015 11:49 pm

Gojizilla wrote:Rank the films listed below from best to worst.

Atragon
Battle in Outer Space
Daikaijû Baran
Frankenstein Conquers the World
Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster
Godzilla vs. The Thing
Gorath
Invasion of Astro-Monster
King Kong Escapes
King Kong vs. Godzilla
Matango
Mothra
The H-Man
The Human Vapor
The Mysterians
The War of the Gargantuas
Uchû daikaijû Dogora


I'll rank the ones I have seen:

Mothra vs Godzilla
Ghidorah the Three Headed Monster
Mothra
King Kong vs Godzilla
Invasion of Astro-Monster (well, this might be before KKvsG)
War of the Gargantuans
Mantango
King Kong Escapes
Frankenstein Conquers the World
The Mysterians
Varan (at least, I'm assuming that is what you mean instead of Baran)
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby DannyBeane » Tue Apr 21, 2015 12:17 am

I can't rank them because I love them all and my favorite is based on how recently I've seen them. I have one exception though. Varan the Unbelieveable (USA or Japanese versions) is one of the worst films I have ever seen. It will always be in the bottom of my kaiju movie list. Its as if in 1958 Toho decided to remake Gojira, but do everything bad.
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby Psycho Soldier » Tue Apr 21, 2015 12:52 am

I'll try to rank most of these. I should rewatch a couple (Matango, Mysterians) and I haven't seen Gorath or The Human Vapour, but I have a good grasp on the others.

Mothra
Invasion of Astro-Monster
Mothra vs. Godzilla
Atragon
King Kong vs. Godzilla
Frankenstein
Dogora
Ghidorah
H-Man
WOTG
KKE
Varan
Battle in Outer Space

I thought I was gonna put Varan at the bottom, but even though that movie is a dull retread, BIOS left me feeling even a bit colder.
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby MekaGojira3k » Tue Apr 21, 2015 8:33 am

I didn't see King Kong Escapes the first time or War of the Gargantuas so:
The Best-
Mothra
The Human Vapor
Frankenstein Conquers the World
Mothra vs. Godzilla
King Kong Escapes
Monster Zero
King Kong vs. Godzilla

The Rest-
Matango
Atragon
Ghidrah, The Three-Headed Monster
War of the Gargantuas
Varan the Unbelievable
The Mysterians
Battle in Outer Space
The H-Man
Gorath
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby Gman2887 » Thu Apr 23, 2015 1:40 am

Difficult, but that's what makes this interesting. Knee jerk reaction to the question:

Monster Zero
The Mysterians
Mothra
Matango
Mothra vs. Godzilla
Frankenstein Conquers the World
Ghidorah: The Three Headed Monster
War of the Gargantuas
Atragon
The H-Man
Dogora
King Kong vs. Godzilla
Varan
King Kong Escapes
Battle in Outer Space
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby tbeasley » Sat May 02, 2015 2:26 pm

Now I really enjoy all these films but I'll have to put it this way -

Top -
Mothra vs. Godzilla
Matango
Mothra
Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster
Frankenstein vs. Baragon


Middle -
The Mysterians
Atragon
Invasion of Astro-Monster
King Kong Escapes
King Kong vs. Godzilla
War of the Gargantuas
Dogora


Bottom -
The H-Man
Battle in Outer Space
Varan


Have not seen Human Vapor or Gorath (or The Last War, another I'd really like to).
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby Pkmatrix » Fri May 29, 2015 1:14 pm

How I'd rank them, minus The Human Vapor and Gorath since I haven't seen those:

1. Mothra
2. Ghidorah, the Three-Headed Monster
3. Godzilla vs. The Thing
4. Frankenstein Conquers the World
5. The H-Man
6. The War of the Gargantuas
7. Matango
8. Invasion of Astro-Monster
9. King Kong vs. Godzilla
10. Battle in Outer Space
11. Atragon
12. Daikaijû Baran
13. The Mysterians
14. Uchû daikaijû Dogora
15. King Kong Escapes

Of these, the only one I actually dislike is King Kong Escapes - I've tried it several times and honestly can't see what everyone else does. The movie is just painfully bad to me and just about unwatchable.
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby Benjamin Haines » Sat May 30, 2015 1:04 am

Favorites
Monster Zero
Ghidorah the Three-Headed Monster
Frankenstein vs. Baragon
Matango
Mothra
Mothra vs. Godzilla
The Mysterians


Awesome
Atragon
Dogora
King Kong vs. Godzilla
War of the Gargantuas


Alright
Varan
The H-Man
Battle In Outer Space
King Kong Escapes
(US)

Haven't Seen
The Human Vapor
Gorath
King Kong Escapes
(Japanese)
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Re: Rank the following films

Postby william newell » Sat May 30, 2015 1:22 pm

What? No "Rodan"? That, and the original "Godzilla" are the best of Toho to me...Gotta agree with the general consensus on the worst, however. That would be Varan, great monster in a very cheap feeling movie. In fact, wasn't this the first movie to utilize stock footage?
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