On the day of her wedding, Susan Murphy is hit by a meteor, which causes her to grow to gigantic size. She is captured by the military and held in a secret facility underground. There, she meets other monsters, like half-man, half-fish The Missing Link; an indestructible blob named B.O.B.; brilliant scientist Dr. Cockroach; and a giant grub named Insectosaurus. When an alien attacks Earth, the government decides to turn the monsters loose to fight the aliens.
Continuity mistake: It's shown in many scenes that the robot Gallaxar sends isn't particularly quick moving when it walks. But when it's chasing Ginormica around the city, even though Ginormica is sprinting away, it can catch her far more quickly than its speed would allow. It doesn't suddenly speed up - in the shots when the camera focuses on the robot again, you can still see it moving slowly.GalahadFairlight
Trivia: The main characters are taken from other sci-fi movies. The Missing Link is meant to be The Creature From The Black Lagoon (1954); B.O.B. is meant to be The Blob (1958); Ginormica is based on Attack Of The 50 Foot Woman (1958); Dr. Cockroach is copied from The Fly (1958); and Insectosaurus is based on Mosura (1961).Brad
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