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Tenchi Muyô! In Love 2: Haruka naru omoi (1999)

PG-13 | | Animation, Drama, Fantasy
This film takes a more serious turn from the Tenchi TV series and movies. One day, Tenchi disappears in the forest near his house. Six months later, Ayeka and Ryoko locate Tenchi living in ... See full summary »

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This film takes a more serious turn from the Tenchi TV series and movies. One day, Tenchi disappears in the forest near his house. Six months later, Ayeka and Ryoko locate Tenchi living in a city, but with a mysterious woman. What's more, Tenchi appears to have aged several years. Whenever Ayeka and Ryoko catch up to him, he disappears into thin air, apparently existing in a fabricated alternate dimension where he has no knowledge of his past. An attempt to rescue Tenchi from the mysterious woman is mounted by Ayeka, Ryoko, Washu and the others. Written by Justin

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In the U.S. the film is known as Tenchi Forever because it was thought to be the last Tenchi Muyo branded product to be produced. In the Japan the film is call Tenchi Muyo in Love 2: Distant Memories. It is considered canon with the TV series Tenchi Universe and the film Tenchi Muyo in Love. This is supported by the fact that clips of Tenchi Universe are shown during the end credits. See more »

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On the home video releases under the American studio credits, "Los Angeles" is misspelled. See more »

Quotes

Tenchi: I know her! She's real!
Ryoko: Oh yeah! Wait til you see how real!
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During the credits, clips from "Tenchi Muyô" (1995) are shown such as the first time Tenchi meets Ryoko. See more »

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Follows Tenchi Muyô! Ryô Ôki (1992) See more »

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Say it isn't so!!
22 February 2001 | by (USA) – See all my reviews

ok, overall, they give this one an 8, but the first one a 7.4??? what the hell's up with that?? this is a very depressing movie. the love triangle between aeka, ryoko, and tenchi is, well, not as strong as it is with the other series and movies, the character development was good, but it didn't make up for the aeka, ryoko domination in the movie. geez, this is so disappointing and this is the last we will see of tenchi!!! can things get worse??


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