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Rayearth (1997)

Not Rated  |  Video  |   |  Animation, Action, Adventure  |  29 August 2000 (USA)
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When the kingdom of Cephiro invades Earth, three girls (Hikaru, Umi and Fuu) are chosen to awake mythical spirits to protect the planet

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Cast

Credited cast:
Amy Birnbaum ...
Umi Ryuuzaki (voice)
Lisa Ortiz ...
Fuu Hououji (voice)
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Hikaru Shidou (voice) (as Tara Jayne)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jim Ensz ...
Ferio (voice)
Tesshô Genda ...
Selece (voice)
Keith Howard ...
Windom (voice)
Vince Jarret ...
Ceres (voice)
Hiroko Kasahara ...
Fuu Hououji (voice)
Jûrôta Kosugi ...
Zagato (voice)
Rachael Lillis ...
Various Schoolgirls (voice)
Mona Marshall ...
Ascot (voice)
...
Eagle (voice) (as Adam Masterelli)
Megumi Ogata ...
Emeraude (voice)
Debora Rabbai ...
Alcyone (voice) (as Angora Deb)
Nozomu Sasaki ...
Clef (voice)
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When the kingdom of Cephiro invades Earth, three girls (Hikaru, Umi and Fuu) are chosen to awake mythical spirits to protect the planet

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To Save This Earth, Will Safeguard Our Dreams


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Improves on the series, alone one of the best
4 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

The Rayearth OAV series is one of the best works CLAMP has produced. People familiar with the TV series will find delight in seeing their favorite characters presented in new ways, but the series demands very little knowledge of the TV series, making it easy for almost anyone to watch. Shidou Hikaru, Ryuuzaki Umi, and Houoji Fuu are longtime friends who fear their separation after graduating from school. But, new forces are coming into Tokyo, threatening the populace and throwing the three girls into the battle. The animation is typical CLAMP (read: beautiful), but better than the TV series. The plot is darker than the comparatively bubbly TV series, but I found it more enjoyable this way. The characters are an assortment of faithful to the series and newly created personalities, but are still as captivating as always.


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