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Frankenstein Conquers the World (1965)

Directed by Ishirō Honda

Science Fiction | Horror

Most recently watched by sleestakk

Overview

During WWII, a human heart taken from Dr. Frankenstein’s lab and is kept in Japan where it gets exposed to the radiation of the bombing of Hiroshima. The heart grows in size, mutates and eventually becomes an indestuctable humanoid.  Later, a reptilian monster goes on a rampage. Eventually the Frankenstein creature and the reptile face off in a terrible battle.

Rated NR | Length 93 minutes

Actors

Nick Adams | Takashi Shimura | Yoshio Tsuchiya | Tadao Takashima | Kenji Sahara | Jun Tazaki | Yoshifumi Tajima | Kumi Mizuno | Nobuo Nakamura | Koji Furuhata | Susumu Fujita | Ikio Sawamura | Hideaki Nitani | Yoshio Kosugi | Yutaka Sada | Hisaya Itô | Nadao Kirino | Kôzô Nomura | Tadashi Okabe | Haruo Nakajima | Senkichi Ômura | Shôichi Hirose | Shin Ôtomo | Shigeki Ishida | Ren Yamamoto | Keiko Sawai | Kenzô Tabu | Haruya Katô | Yutaka Nakayama | Noriko Takahashi | Toshihiko Furuta | Saburô Iketani | Hideo Shibuya | Peter Mann | Kenichiro Kawaji

Viewing Notes

Saw this years ago before it went OOP. Surprised this hasn’t been re-released. Happy birthday to Ishiro Honda today!

Comments

avatarsensoria
2 years ago

I don’t think I’ve ever seen this!

avatarsleestakk
2 years ago

It’s actually pretty good for a bizarro adaptation of Mary Shelley’s story. Hoping it gets a new remastered version someday.