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Project A-Ko (1986)

Purojekuto A-ko (original title)
Unrated | | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi | 21 June 1986 (Japan)
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Project A-ko is the typical love triangle of three school girls and their confrontations with aliens, giant robots, and women who look like burly men.

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Miki Itô ...
A-ko (voice)
Stacey Gregg ...
A-ko (1992) (voice)
Emi Shinohara ...
B-ko (voice)
Denica Fairman ...
B-ko (1992) (voice)
Michie Tomizawa ...
C-ko (voice)
Julia Braams ...
C-ko (1992) (voice) (as Julia Brahms)
Shûichi Ikeda ...
Captain (voice)
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Captain (1992) (voice)
Marc Smith ...
D / Commander / Mari / Walla (1992) (voice)
Tesshô Genda ...
D (voice)
Asami Mukaidono ...
Ayumi (voice)
Liza Ross ...
Ayumi (1992) (voice) (as Lisa Ross)
Akari Hibino ...
Asa (voice) (as Yoko Kogaiyu)
Toni Barry ...
Asa / Students / Tech / Witness / Walla (1992) (voice)
Yoshino Takamori ...
Ine (voice)
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Project A-ko is the typical love triangle of three school girls and their confrontations with aliens, giant robots, and women who look like burly men. Written by David McGuire <bdm55707@jetson.uh.edu>

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In the scene where A-ko crashes through the wall while running to school,there is a single frame gag of a black and white chibi version of A-ko running with the kanji for "Mwah Ha Ha Ha!" above her. See more »

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After the alien ship destroys the space station, the resulting wreckage floats across the screen towards the left comes to a complete stop. In the next shot, the debris is moving once again. See more »

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Miss Ayumi: Who, why, what. Tank-ku-chi? Consequently it is the "We Are The World" of the Muromachi Period. At daybreak, the H2O is a fermata. Love in your Sigma Z. The path of love is always of the Rias type. To the side! To the side! A tank is passing...
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Featured in AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture (2005) See more »

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In Your Eyes
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Awesome animation feature from Japan
11 September 2003 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Project A-KO is probably one of my first forays into the world of Anime (Japanese Animation). With its female characters, martial arts fighting portrayals, collateral damage, super-science, super-powered people, aliens and spaceships, this movie successfully spoofs the Anime genre up until 1986.

This is a great introductory movie for people that want to start enjoying Anime. It is campy, light-hearted and exciting all at once. Since the movie is a comedy-spoof, it almost always fails to take itself seriously.

Project A-Ko is one of the most enduring Anime experiences of all time. The English dub is done rather well so those that dislike subtitles can still enjoy the movie with little distraction.

9.5/10


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