Matango: Attack of the Mushroom People

Category: SciFi & Fantasy



After a yacht is damaged in a storm and stranded on a deserted island, the passengers: a 
psychologist, his girlfriend, a wealthy businessman, a famous singer, a writer, a sailor and 
his skipper take refuge in a fungus covered boat. While using the MUSHROOMS for sustenance, 
they find the ships journal describing the mushrooms to be poisonous, however some members 
of the shipwrecked party continue to ingest the mysterious fungi transforming them into 
hideous fungal monsters.
 
 

 Title: Matango: Attack Of The Mushroom People
 Year: 1963
 Country: Japan
 Director: Ishirô Honda
 Actors: Kumi Mizuno, Miki Yashiro, Kumi Mizuno, Akira Kubo, Hiroshi Koizumi
 Language:
Japanese: Dolby Digital 2.0, English Dolby Digital 2.0
 Subtitles: English
 Runtime: 89 Minutes
 Rating: NR