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Rodan (1956)

Unrated
82 min | Adventure, Drama, Horror

A large mining accident sets loose prehistoric Insects and giant pterosaur's on Japan.
Writers
David Duncan (english version) (version: english) | Takeshi Kimura | Ken Kuronuma (story) | Takeo Murata
Producers
Frank King (version: US) | Maurice King (version: US) | Tomoyuki Tanaka
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Opening Wknd
$ 500,000
Gross (USA)
$ 500,000
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Release date
Aug 6, 1957 (United States)

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53 cast members
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Kenji Sahara
Shigeru Kawamura, colliery engineer (as Kenji Sawara) Shigeru Kawamura, colliery engineer (as Kenji Sawara)   See fewer
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Yumi Shirakawa
Kiyo, Shigeru's lover Kiyo, Shigeru's lover   See fewer
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Akihiko Hirata
Professor Kyuichiro Kashiwagi (biology) Professor Kyuichiro Kashiwagi (biology)   See fewer
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Akio Kobori
Police Chief Nishimura Police Chief Nishimura   See fewer
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Yasuko Nakada
Female Honeymooner Female Honeymooner   See fewer
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Minosuke Yamada
Colliery Chief Osaki Colliery Chief Osaki   See fewer
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Yoshifumi Tajima
Izeki, reporter of Seibu Nippou Izeki, reporter of Seibu Nippou   See fewer
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Kiyoharu Onaka
Male Honeymooner, Sunagawa's friend (as Kiyoharu Ohnaka) Male Honeymooner, Sunagawa's friend (as Kiyoharu Ohnaka)   See fewer
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Ichirô Chiba
Chief of police station Chief of police station   See fewer
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Mike Daneen
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Tsurue Ichimanji
Haru, Kiyo's neighbor (as Tazue Ichimanji) Haru, Kiyo's neighbor (as Tazue Ichimanji)   See fewer
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Saburô Iketani
News Reader News Reader   See fewer
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Saburô Kadowaki
Sunagawa's colleague Sunagawa's colleague   See fewer
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Tateo Kawasaki
Tsunesan, miner Tsunesan, miner   See fewer
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Kanta Kisaragi
Suteyan, miner Suteyan, miner   See fewer
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Takuzô Kumagai
Policeman Tashiro (as Jirô Kumagai) Policeman Tashiro (as Jirô Kumagai)   See fewer
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Tsuruko Mano
Osumi, Kiyo's neighbor Osumi, Kiyo's neighbor   See fewer
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Mitsuo Matsumoto
Professor Isokawa Professor Isokawa   See fewer
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Hideo Mihara
Commander of JASDF Commander of JASDF   See fewer
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Kiyomi Mizunoya
Otami, Yoshizo's wife Otami, Yoshizo's wife   See fewer
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Jun'ichirô Mukai
Military officer Military officer   See fewer
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Toshiko Nakano
Kiyo's neighbor Kiyo's neighbor   See fewer
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Rinsaku Ogata
Goro, miner, Kiyo's older brother Goro, miner, Kiyo's older brother   See fewer
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Keiji Sakakida
Tahei, miner Tahei, miner   See fewer
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Yasuhiro Shigenobu
Sabu, miner Sabu, miner   See fewer
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Junnosuke Suda
Coroner Coroner   See fewer
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Shigemi Sunagawa
F-86F pilot F-86F pilot   See fewer
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Jirô Suzukawa
Yoshizo, miner Yoshizo, miner   See fewer
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Masaaki Tachibana
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
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Bontarô Taira
Laborer Laborer   See fewer
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Kiyoshi Takagi
Dr.Minakami (colliery) Dr.Minakami (colliery)   See fewer
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Kamayuki Tsubono
Policeman of the crime laboratory Policeman of the crime laboratory   See fewer
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Mitsuo Tsuda
Staff officer Takeuchi Staff officer Takeuchi   See fewer
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Akira Yamada
Radio operator on jeep Radio operator on jeep   See fewer
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Paul Frees
Police Chief Nishimura (voice) (version: English) (uncredited) Police Chief Nishimura (voice) (version: English) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Art Gilmore
Narrator (voice) (version: English) (uncredited) Narrator (voice) (version: English) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Shôichi Hirose
F-86F pilot (uncredited) F-86F pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ren Imaizumi
Engineer Sunagawa (seismologist) (uncredited) Engineer Sunagawa (seismologist) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Keiichirô Katsumoto
Employee of the coal mine (uncredited) Employee of the coal mine (uncredited)   See fewer
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Keye Luke
Shigeru (voice) (version: English) (uncredited) Shigeru (voice) (version: English) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Fuyuki Murakami
Professor Minami (science) (uncredited) Professor Minami (science) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Haruo Nakajima
Radon (Kaiju) (uncredited) Radon (Kaiju) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Ichirô Nakatani
Senkichi, miner, killed by Meganuron (uncredited) Senkichi, miner, killed by Meganuron (uncredited)   See fewer
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Yutaka Oka
Kitahara, F-86F pilot (uncredited) Kitahara, F-86F pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Tadashi Okabe
Journalist (uncredited) Journalist (uncredited)   See fewer
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George Takei
Professor Kashiwagi (voice) (version: English) (uncredited) Professor Kashiwagi (voice) (version: English) (uncredited)   See fewer
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Katsumi Tezuka
Hotel manager (uncredited) Hotel manager (uncredited)   See fewer
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Yasuhisa Tsutsumi
Imamura, F-86F pilot (uncredited) Imamura, F-86F pilot (uncredited)   See fewer
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Kôji Uno
Reporter (uncredited) Reporter (uncredited)   See fewer
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James Yagi
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Ren Yamamoto
Soldier in Jeep (uncredited) Soldier in Jeep (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.4 / 10 | 3,658 votes