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The mummy. Tomb of the Dragon Emperor

by:Sommers, Stephen

Deep in the Egyptian desert, a handful of adventurers seaching for a long-lost treasure have just unearthed a 3,000 year old legacy of terror.

Editions:291  Date:1932 - 2017  Rating:Rated PG-13.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Monster films

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King Kong

by:Jackson, Peter, 1961-

Young and beautiful actress Ann Darrow is from the world of 1930s vaudeville, who is down on her luck. She meets Carl Denham, an over-ambitious filmmaker, who brings her on an exploratory expedition to a remote island where she finds compassion and the true meaning of humanity with an ape Kong. Together, beauty and beast finally meet their fate in New York, where the filmmaker has taken and displayed the ape in the quest of finding his fame by using commercial exploitation which ultimately leads to catastrophe, including the man who falls in love with Ann and plays an unlikely hero by trying to save her from Kong and her destiny.

Editions:228  Date:1933 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for frightening adventure violence and some disturbing images.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Monster films, Monster films, Suspense films

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The Mummy Returns

by:Sommers, Stephen

It's now 1933, 10 years after Rick and Evie met. They're married, settled in London and are raising their 8 year old son, Alex. Imhotep's corpse has been brought to the British Museum, and resurrected; the mummy walks the earth again, determined to become immortal. Another force born of the darkest rituals of ancient Egyptian mysticism, even more powerful than Imhotep, has also been set loose in the world. When these two forces clash, the world will hang in the balance, sending the O'Connells on a desperate race to save the world, and rescue their son.

Editions:118  Date:1985 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13.  Genre(s):Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Drama, Monster films, Monster films

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Kong : Skull Island

by:Vogt-Roberts, Jordan

A team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers explores an uncharted island in the Pacific, but their mission of discovery becomes the ultimate battle between man and nature when they venture into the domain of the mighty Kong.

Editions:58  Date:2016 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and for brief strong language.  Genre(s):Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Feature films, Drama, Monster films

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Frankenstein

by:Whale, James, -1957

Tampering with life and death, Dr. Frankenstein pieces together salvaged body parts to create a human monster.

Editions:153  Date:1931 - 2016  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Feature films, Horror films, Horror films, Drama, Monster films

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Godzilla

by:Emmerich, Roland

A giant, reptilian monster surfaces, leaving destruction in its wake. To stop the monster (and its babies), an earthworm scientist, his reporter ex-girlfriend, and other unlikely heroes team up to save their city.

Editions:92  Date:1991 - 2015  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Monster films, Monster films, Horror films

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Bride of Frankenstein

by:Whale, James, -1957

Baron Frankenstein is blackmailed by Dr. Praetorious into reviving his monster and building a mate for it.

Editions:121  Date:1900 - 2017  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Monster films, Monster films, Horror films, Horror films, Feature films

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The Golem : how he came into the world

by:Wegener, Paul, 1874-1948

In 16th century Prague, Rabbi Loew creates a giant Golem from clay to protect his people from their persecutors. Employing sorcery, he brings the artificial man to life, endowing him with human emotions. Famulus, Loew's evil assistant, manages to take control of the Golem, commanding it to perform sordid criminal acts culminating in the kidnapping of the Rabbi's daughter Miriam. The monster, outraged, rebels and a rampage ensues.

Editions:167  Date:1915 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Silent films, Silent films, Feature films, Monster films

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The mummy

Thought safely entombed deep beneath the desert, an ancient princess whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day. Her malevolence has grown over millennia and with it come terrors that defy human comprehension.

Editions:4  Date:2016 - 2017  Rating:Rating: PG-13; for violence, action and scary images, and for some suggestive content and partial nudity.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Horror films, Monster films, Horror films

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Colossal

by:Hathaway, Anne, 1982-

Gloria is an out-of-work party girl who, after getting kicked out of her apartment by her boyfriend, is forced to leave her life in New York and move back to her hometown. When news reports surface that a giant creature is destroying Seoul, South Korea, Gloria gradually comes to the realization that she is somehow connected to this far-off phenomenon. Gloria must determine why her seemingly insignificant existence has such a colossal effect on the fate of the world.

Editions:32  Date:2014 - 2017  Rating:Rating: R; for language.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Science fiction films, Science fiction films, Monster films

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