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Wings of Honneamise (1987)
"Ôritsu uchûgun Oneamisu no tsubasa" (original title)

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In an alternative Earth, a young astronaut participates in a controversial fledgling space program.

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Credited cast:
Masahiro Anzai ...
Majaho (voice)
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Astronomer / Darigan / Launch (1994) (voice) (as Rudy Luzion)
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Priest (1994) (voice) (as Lena Gale)
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Airman / Barfly / Historian / Noble / PA / Trainer (1994) (voice)
Steve Bulen ...
General (1994) (voice) (as Stevie Beeline)
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Matti (1994) (voice) (as Lee Stone)
Christopher de Groot ...
Tchalli (1994) (voice) (as Christophe De Groot)
Mari Devon ...
Photographer (1994) (voice) (as Jayne Allen)
Dyanne DiRosario ...
Moll (1994) (voice) (as Bambi Darro)
Dorothy Elias-Fahn ...
Phone (1994) (voice) (as Dorothy Melendrez)
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Cadet (1994) (voice) (as Richard George)
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Launch (1994) (voice) (as Jonathan Charles)
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Protestor (1994) (voice) (as Tom Charles)
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Gnomm (1994) (voice) (as Alfred Thor)
Jeff Frayer ...
Walla (1994) (voice)
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On a far-off planet, a Kingdom tries to launch the planet's first manned spacecraft. This ten year old project not only faces funding and technical problem, but also is subject to political conspiracy and the neighboring Republic's aggression. It's all up to Shilo, the first spaceman to be, his friends and their faith to make the space program a success. Written by Tzung-I Lin <tzung@hugo.att.com>

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$8,000,000 (estimated)

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$55,572 (USA)
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In March of 1992 producers at Gainax had began planning on a sequel film called "Aoki Uru" with Hideaki Anno slated to direct. The project fell through a year later due to financial difficulties faced by the studio, but the failure opened the door for Anno to produce his series, Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995). See more »

Quotes

General Khaidenn: Enough of this! Come down from there at once! We have to do this. I hate it as much as you do. I thought we could really do it this time. We can't do anything about this. Just forget it. Risking your lives? Well, it's just not worth it.
Shirotsugh Lhadatt: I don't believe this! What are you going to do? Just quit? If we stop here then we are a bunch of fools! That's plain stupid! Quit before the fight even starts? Where's the glory in that? What we've done is incredible. I'll still do it even if it means I die in ...
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2 February 2004 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Do not listen to anybody bagging this movie, they do not have the experience with anime to appreciate it. Wings of Honeamise is a pinnacle in Japanese animation, it took anime to it's popularity. It made anime known.


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