Shipwreck survivors found on the presumably uninhabited Infant Island leads to a scientific expedition that discovers a surviving native population along with the Shobijin, tiny twin priestesses of the island's mythical deity named Mothra. Businessman Clark Nelson kidnaps the fairies to exploit them for profit, causing Mothra to set out on a rampage to rescue them.
Plot Keywords: journalist, based on novel or book, monster, ambassador, island, fairy, dam, giant monster, cigarette smoking, tokyo, japan, tokusatsu, guardian, construction, moth, metamorphosis, miniature people, kaiju, surrender, cocoon, havoc, h bomb, airfield, editor, man eating plant, monster movie, tokyo tower, mosura
|Writers||Tomoyuki Tanaka, Shinichi Sekizawa, Takehiko Fukunaga, Shinichirô Nakamura, Yoshie Hotta|
|Production Companies||Toho Company, Ltd., Columbia Pictures|
|Spoken Language||English, 日本語|