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Urusei Yatsura 5: Kanketsuhen (1988)

Ataru and Lum must replay their fateful game of tag to decide the fate of Earth, that's being threatened by giant space mushrooms, as well as their relationship.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Fumi Hirano ...
Lum (voice)
Toshio Furukawa ...
Ataru (voice)
Akira Kamiya ...
Mendou (voice)
Saeko Shimazu ...
Shinobu (voice)
Kazuko Sugiyama ...
Ten (voice)
Machiko Washio ...
Sakura (voice)
Ichirô Nagai ...
Cherry (voice)
Noriko Ohara ...
Oyuki (voice)
Yûko Mita ...
Benten (voice)
Kazue Komiya ...
Ran (voice)
Tesshô Genda ...
Rei (voice)
Hirotaka Suzuoki ...
Inaba (voice)
Mayumi Tanaka ...
Ryuunosuke (voice)
Masahiro Anzai ...
Ryuunosuke's Father (voice)
Michihiro Ikemizu ...
Onsen-Mark (voice)
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Ataru and Lum must replay their fateful game of tag to decide the fate of Earth, that's being threatened by giant space mushrooms, as well as their relationship.

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6 February 1988 (Japan)  »

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Urusei Yatsura 5: Final Chapter  »

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Trivia

The trailer for the movie was actually narrated in English by a voiceover actor who was a native speaker of English, possibly an American. The narration was accompanied by Japanese subtitles. The following is what was spoken during the trailer: English voice-over: "As the world looked on, Earth's fate hung in balance. The fight for survival now begins. Final battle in..." Japanese voice-overs (in unison): "TOMOBIKI-CHO!" See more »

Goofs

During the closing credits, Kôichi Kitamura is listed as being the voice of Upa (Rupa's great-grandfather). This is incorrect, Upa's voice was in fact performed by Ken'ichi Ogata, who also provided the voice for Ataru's father. Kitamura's actual role was that of Lum's great-grandfather. See more »

Quotes

Lum: Why don't you admit that it burns you up?
[Zaps and burns Ataru.]
Ataru: W... Who's burned up, you idiot?!
Ten: You're just smoking with jealousy, aren't you?
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Crazy Credits

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Soundtracks

Suki Kirai
(Like it or Not)
Written by Masumi Kawamura (Lyrics) & Takashi Tsushimi (Music)
Performed by Hanako Asada
Courtesy of Victor Music Entertainment
Victor Music Industries
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My favourite UY movie !!
20 December 1999 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

This is certainly my favourite Urusei Yatsura movie. Summarizing the last chapters of the comic it concludes the story of Lum's and Ataru's fight for love and each other more or less (or so I believe; I haven't actually read the comic that far). The story is complex (for UY), the jokes are witty (still no sign of meta-humour, though) and it's altogether more fast-paced and action packed than any preceeding UY-film. As usual this adaption of the comic series puts more emphasis on romance and relationship than the original, making the characters seem rather stern. Especially Ataru's behaviour has changed drastically for the... less weird. This was meant to be the last UY movie, but a sixth one was done as an anniversary-special or so. If you liked the first 4, you'll love this one. If you were dissappointed by said films, this one just might make it up to you.


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