Ultraman (1967 film)

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Ultraman
Ultraman (1967 film).jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directed byHajime Tsuburaya[1]
Produced by
Starring
Music byKunio Miyauchi[1]
CinematographyMasaharu Utsumi[1]
Production
company
Distributed byToho
Release date
  • July 22, 1967 (1967-07-22) (Japan)
Running time
79 minutes[1]
CountryJapan
LanguageJapanese
Box office¥200 million[2]

Ultraman (長篇怪獣映画ウルトラマン, Chōhen Kaijū Eiga Urutoraman) is a 1967 Japanese tokusatsu superhero kaiju film consisting of re-edited material from the original television series Ultraman.

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Production[edit]

Ultraman was created from episodes 1, 8, 26 and 27 of the television series Ultraman originally broadcast on the Japanese television station TBS from 1966 to 1967.[1] They were blown up to 35mm from their 16mm original television prints.[1][3]

Release[edit]

Ultraman was released theatrically in Japan on July 22, 1967 where it was distributed by Toho.[1] The film was never released theatrically in the United States.[3]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Galbraith IV 2008, p. 240.
  2. ^ "Far East Report". Japanese Fantasy Film Journal (14): 30. 1982.
  3. ^ a b Galbraith IV 1994, p. 380.

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