Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1966) - (dir: Jun Fukuda) Italian two-sheet
This is a 39" x 55" Italian two-sheet poster designed by Orovato to promote the 1966 Jun Fukuda film Godzilla vs. The Sea Monster starring Akira Takarada as Yoshimura. Plot summary: In a storm, some teenagers are shipwrecked on an Island whose population is being enslaved by Red Bamboo, a criminal organization. The island is also unders seige by a giant lobster named Ebirah, the sea monster. The teenagers find Godzilla sleeping on the island; they awaken him and recruit him to fight Ebirah and defeat Red Bamboo. This poster shows King Kong, who was the film's original monster before Toho replaced the big ape with Godzilla.
Cast and crew: Jun Fukuda, Shin'ichi Sekizawa, Akira Takarada, Kumi Mizuno, Chotaro Togin, Hideo Sunazuka, Toru Watanabe, Toru Ibuki, Akihiko Hirata, Jun Tazaki, Ikio Sawamura, Pair Bambi, Hideyo Amamoto, Hisaya Ito, Tadashi Akabe, Kazuo Suzuki, Soichi Hirose