Ebirah, Horror of the Deep

Movie Information:

  • Release Date: October 17, 1966
  • Production Company: Toho
  • Distribution Company: Toho
  • Original Runtime: 87 minutes
  • Atlernate Titles:
    • Japanese: ゴジラ・エビラ・モスラ 南海の大決闘
    • Hepburn: Gojira, Ebira, Mosura Nankai no Daiketto
    • Literal Translation: Godzilla, Ebirah, Mothra: Big Duel in the South Seas
    • U.S. Theatrical Title: Godzilla vs. The Sea Monster

Cast

Akira Takarada as Yoshimura (Bank Robber)
Kumi Mizuno as Daiyo
Akihiko Hirata as Red Bamboo Captain Ryuui
Jun Tazaki as Red Bamboo Commander
Hideo Sunazuka as Nita
Chotaro Togin as Ichino
Toru Watanabe as Ryota Kane
Toru Ibuki as Yata Kane
Hideyo Amamoto as Red Bamboo Captain Naval Officer
Ikio Sawamura as Elderly Slave
Hisaya Ito as Red Bamboo Scientist
Chieko Nakakita as Mrs. Kane
Haruo Nakajima as Godzilla
Hiroshi Sekita as Ebirah
Pair Bambi as Shibijin
Studio No. 1 Dancers
Yutaka Sada (uncredited) as Farmer
Tadashi Okabe (uncredited) as Red Bamboo Scientist
Shoichi Hirose (uncredited) as Escaped Slave
Kazuo Suzuki (uncredited) as Escaped Slave
Shigeki Ishida (uncredited) as Newspaper Editor
Kenichiro Maruyama as Reporter

Crew

Director: Jun Fukuda
Executive Producer: Tomoyuki Tanaka
Screenwriter: Shinichi Sekizawa
Cinematographer: Kazuo Yamada
Art Director: Takeo Kita
Sound Recording: Shoichi Yoshizawa
Lighting: Kiichi Onda
Assistant Director: Teruyoshi Nakano
Composer: Masaru Sato
Special Effects Director: Eiji Tsuburaya

Alternate Versions

International

United States

United Kingdom

Germany

Mexico

Italy

Portugal

Spain

France

Ebirah, Horror of the Deep

  • Dub Studio: Frontier Enterprises
  • Rated: MPAA (USA) PG

Dub Cast

Bill Ross as Yoshimura (Bank Robber), Newspaper Editor
Patricia Kobayashi as Daiyo
Burr Middleton as Red Bamboo Commander, Ichino, Reporter, Radio Announcer

Iterations

  • Theatrical
    • Notes:
      • The original international version was released on VHS in the U.K. in the 1990's.
  • Sony
    • Home Video Title: Godzilla vs. The Sea Monster
    • Notes:
      • When Sony released Ebirah, Horror of the Deep on DVD in 2004, they made a new video master for Toho.
      • Sony's new international version features a new title card and video-generated ending title, along with new video-generated credits that resemble the original international credits.
      • This version replaces the original Toho logo with a new CGI Toho logo.