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Mothra poster.jpg
Film poster
Country Japan.jpg Japan
Directed by Ishirô Honda
Release Date 1961
Language English, Japanese
Studio Toho Studios
Distributor Toho (Japan)
Columbia Pictures (US)
Main Cast
Character Actor
Dr. Shin'ichi Chûjô Hiroshi Koizumi
Clark Nelson Jerry Itô

Mothra (モスラ Mosura) is a 1961 Japanese film, directed by Ishirô Honda (Godzilla (1954)). The film is part of Toho's long running Godzilla franchise (and is often referred to as such), and introduced the company's second most recognized icon, Mothra herself.
The following weapons were used in the film Mothra:


FN Model 1905

Clark Nelson (Jerry Itô) owns the FN Model 1905 pistol. It is most likely a plastic mockup

FN Model 1905 - .25 ACP
Pistol in the box.
Clark Nelson holds his pistol.
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Walther P38

Police fire Walther P38 pistols.

Walther P38 pistol (manufactured at the Mauser Factory) - World War II dated - 9x19mm
Police fires pistols.

Unknown pistol

At the film's climax, Clark Nelson uses an unknown pistol.

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Clark Nelson fires his pistol.

Submachine guns

M1 Thompson

Scientists carry M1 Thompson submachine guns on the island. Police at the end of the film also use it. Due to the pink muzzle flash, it's most likely a flashpaper gun.

M1 Thompson with 20-round magazine - .45 ACP
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M1 Carbine

Scientists also use the M1 Carbine on the island. Dr. Shin'ichi Chûjô (Hiroshi Koizumi) holds one at the one moment

The Modern Manufactured version of the M1 Carbine, with standard stock, from Auto-Ordnance (affiliated with Kahr Arms and Thomson Arms) - .30 Carbine
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Unknown rifle

Some policemen at the film climax can be seen armed with unknown rifles.

Rifle at the right.
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