Mothra (1961)

Director
Ishirô Honda

Main cast
Frankie Sakai; Hiroshi Koizumi; Kyôko Kagawa; Ken Uehara; Emi Ito

Genres
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Description
Shipwreck survivors are found on Beiru, an island previously used for atomic tests. Amazingly free of radiation effects, they believe they were protected by a special juice given to them by the natives. A joint expedition of Rolithican and Japanese scientists explores Beiru and discovers many curious things, including two women only a foot high. They are taken from the island, which only awakens the giant moth that wreaks havoc on Japan.


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