Meaning of kaiju eiga in English:

kaiju eiga

Pronunciation /ˌkʌɪdʒuː ˈeɪɡə/

noun

Cinema
  • A genre of Japanese film having a giant monster as a major feature of the action; a film of this genre (or one in a similar style made elsewhere).

Origin

1980s. From Japanese kaijū eiga from kaijū + eiga film (from ei- to project, reflect (from Middle Chinese) + -ga picture).