FernGully: The Last Rainforest (1992) - Plot Summary Poster


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  • The magical inhabitants of a rainforest fight to save their home, which is threatened by logging and a polluting force of destruction called Hexxus.

  • The fairies live in a peaceful place in the forest called FernGully which has been protected for many years by Magi, a wise fairy with strong powers. Her granddaughter Crysta is a charming, beautiful fairy that is very intrigued about the world outside of FernGully. She along with the other fairies in the forest do not believe humans exist and are only in stories, until a crazy bat by the name of Batty, comes and tells them all these crazy stories about how he was captured by humans and experimented on. At first no one believes him except Crysta and she is determined to find out if humans are real. She goes to a place called Mount Warning, where the evil shadow of destruction Hexxus is known to be trapped, and finds a human named Zak. When he is almost crushed by a tree Crysta accidentally shrinks him to fairy-size and he falls on a tree that is about to be devoured by "The Leveller". "The Leveller" is a wood cutting machine that has been cutting down every tree the humans have been putting red Xs on. Crysta saves Zak from "The Leveller" which she thinks is just a monster but she cannot properly un-shrink him. To avoid her being mad at him Zak tells her that the red Xs keep the monster back instead of what they are really there for, which is to pick which trees to cut down. They decide to take Zak to Magi so she can un-shrink him, on the way Zak sees the forest really for the first time with all its beauty and life. Back toward Mount Warning the humans have accidentally released Hexxus who is set on destroying FernGully, he uses "The Leveller" to cut down all the trees to FernGully. When Crysta, Zak, and Batty make it back to FernGully, the fairies cannot believe the Zak is really a human and they all excited to see him and learn about him. The only one who is truly worried is Magi, she goes to check on the path to FernGully and sees that it is beginning destroyed and Hexxus is coming this way. She shows Crysta the red Xs and tells her the trees cannot be saved. With Hexxus drawing closer and closer to FernGully, Magi calls for all the fairies to come around to tells them of the danger. She uses the last of her magic to try and protect FernGully.

  • The fairy people of FernGully have never seen humans before, but when Crysta sees one, Zak, she accidentally shrinks him down to her size. But there is trouble in FernGully, for Zak is part of a logging team who is there to cut down the forest.

  • FernGully is a rain forest that is home to a race of fairies who have never seen humans and believe that they only exists in stories. That is, until the arrival of Batty, a wacky bat who tells the fairies that he has seen the humans. Curious when she sees smoke from Mount Warning, a fairy named Crysta travels beyond FernGully and discovers a group of humans is destroying the rain forest. Crysta discovers a human named Zak who is helping destroy the rain forest and accidentally shrinks him. After discovering the beauty of FernGully, Zak and Crysta learn that the fairies and FernGully itself are in mortal danger. The humans have freed Hexxus, an evil oil-like creature who a long time ago was turned into a tree when he tried to unleash chaos in FernGully. Hexxus has taken over "The Leveler" a logging machine, and he begins his evil scheme to destroy FernGully. Only Zak, Crysta, Batty, Pips, and the Beetle Boys can defeat Hexxus and save FernGully from destruction.

  • FernGully, a spectacular rain forest where a bat named Batty, whose radar has gone haywire, joins together with Crysta, Pips and the Beetle Boys to save their world from the evil Hexxus. Ignoring the warnings of her friends, Crysta, the curious tree fairy, explores the world beyond FernGully. She discovers Zak, a human who is helping to demolish the rain forest. Once Zak sees the beauty and magic of FernGully, he vows to save it. But it may be too late. The diabolical Hexxus is on the loose and is intent on destroying all of Ferngully.


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