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Tenchi Muyô! In Love (1996)

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Tenchi and co. find their existence unsettled by a time-travelling entity called Kain. Desiring revenge upon the Juraian emperor, Tenchi, Kain travels back in time to kill Tenchi's mother. ... See full summary »

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Megumi Hayashibara ...
Achika
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yuri Amano ...
Kiyone (voice)
Takeshi Aono ...
Katsuhito Masaki / Nobuyuki Masaki (voice)
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Jennifer Darling ...
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Operative A (voice)
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Eddie Frierson ...
Male GP Controller (voice)
Ellen Gerstell ...
Jay Hopper ...
Nobuyuki / Katsuhito
Masami Kikuchi ...
Tenchi Masaki (voice)
Yûko Kobayashi ...
Washu (voice)
Etsuko Kozakura ...
Ryo-Ohki (voice)
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Storyline

Tenchi and co. find their existence unsettled by a time-travelling entity called Kain. Desiring revenge upon the Juraian emperor, Tenchi, Kain travels back in time to kill Tenchi's mother. Trying to preserve the timestream, Tenchi and friends follow him back. Unfortunately, Tenchi must also deal with the pain that seeing his mother causes him. Since she died in the future, seeing her alive in the past reopens his old wounds. Written by Claude J Smith III <tsath@hotmail.com>

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16 August 1996 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Continuity-wise, this film follows the television series"Tenchi Muyô" (1995)_ while ignoring Tenchi Muyô! Ryô Ôki (1992). On a related topic Tenchi's mother who was named Kiyone in the Tenchi Muyo Ryo-Ohki continuity was renamed to Achika for this movie. See more »

Goofs

In both the English and Japanese version, when Tenchi says "Yes" or "Hai" while planning to stop Kain, the words come a second too early before the mouth moves. See more »

Quotes

Ryoko: This is too exciting!
Ayeka: No!
Ryoko: Come on!
Ayeka: No!
Ryoko: Give me a cookie!
Ayeka: No!
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Featured in Anime Abandon: Tenchi Muyo in Love (2013) See more »

Soundtracks

Alchemy Of Love
Lyrics & Music by Christopher Franke
Sung by Nina Hagen & Rick Jude
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can you say, wow?
22 February 2001 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

i am one of the biggest tenchi fans since i first started collecting the series. now, i own every series, music video, and movie uncut and subtitled, even the last 13 OVA. this is my favorite of the three movies. the story is really suspenseful, the animation is some of the best i've seen, and the villain is one of my favorites. before any of you see this movie, you'll have to understand the story of the Tenchi series to be able to nod and follow along. overall, this would have to be one of my favorite anime movies.


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