Must-see movies are futuristic classics that shouldn't be missed. Of course, not every must-see is perfect. That's why we've rated them 1-5 on the patented "crunchy goodness" scale.
Vitals: Meet Gamera, a giant flying turtle who loves children and is one of the most famous kaiju in the giant monster pantheon. Also, he has really awesome fights with other monsters.
Famous names: Yonijiro Saito
Crunchy goodness: 2
Spinoffs/Sequels/Copycats: Gamera spawned a series of sequels that pitted the big turtle against a series of mean monsters, establishing him as a "good guy." In the late 1990s, Gamera returned to the big screen after a hiatus of over a decade and was a bit less friendly.
Life lesson: Don't worry! A giant turtle will save you!
Theme song: You haven't lived until you've memorized it.