6.4/10
167
4 user 2 critic

Kidô senkan Nadeshiko: Prince of Darkness (1998)

Two years after the events of "Kidô senkan Nadeshiko" (1996), Akito and Yurika are missing and presumed dead, the former foes of the Great War are allies, and the 14-year-old ... See full summary »

Director:

(as Tatsuo Sato)

Writer:

(script) (as Tatsuo Sato)
Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Martian Successor Nadesico (TV Series 1996)
Animation | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Some unknown presence is attacking Earth with dangerous robots and the only thing that can save the day is the crew of the Nadesico: a powerful spaceship.

Stars: Spike Spencer, Mark Laskowski, Phil Ross
Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A small Japanese town is in fact the home of Shingu, a legendary protector of the Earth, controlled by the student council who go through life's trials and tribulations.

Stars: Gregory Abbey, Masumi Asano, Tim Breese
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A swordsman from a strange land is caught in a struggle between morality, righteousness, and devotion as he reluctantly agrees to take a raggedy boy and his dog to a remote, Buddhist temple.

Director: Masahiro Andô
Stars: Tomoya Nagase, Yuri Chinen, Kôichi Yamadera
Wicked City (1987)
Animation | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

There has been peace between the worlds of the mortals and the supernatural for centuries, but the balance is now being threatened. The Radical elements from the Supernatural world are ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshiaki Kawajiri
Stars: Yûsaku Yara, Gregory Snegoff, Stuart Milligan
Ocean Waves (TV Movie 1993)
Animation | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

As a young man returns home after his first year away at college he recalls his senior year of high school and the iron-willed, big city girl that turned his world upside down.

Director: Tomomi Mochizuki
Stars: Nobuo Tobita, Toshihiko Seki, Yoko Sakamoto
Animation | Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Sakura and her friends have just finished the fourth grade, and are enjoying a well-deserved break from both school and cardcaptoring. While shopping at a local store, Sakura is fortunate ... See full summary »

Director: Morio Asaka
Stars: Sakura Tange, Aya Hisakawa, Junko Iwao
Adventure | Animation | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A grim retelling of the television series "The Vision of Escaflowne".

Directors: Kazuki Akane, Yoshiyuki Takei
Stars: Shin'ichirô Miki, Jôji Nakata, Maaya Sakamoto
Cat Soup (2001)
Animation | Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A young anthropomorphic cat goes on a psychedelic journey with his sister in order to save her soul.

Director: Tatsuo Satô
Mobile Suit Gundam (1979–1980)
Animation | Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

In the war between the Earth Federation and Zeon, a young and inexperienced crew find themselves on a new spaceship. Their best hope of making it through the conflict is the Gundam, a giant humanoid robot, and its gifted teenage pilot.

Stars: Tôru Furuya, Eric Schneider, Shûichi Ikeda
Animation | Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A handsome youth by the name of Tenjo Utena transfers to the distinguished Ohtori Academy. But Utena's true identity is actually a girl, who due to a certain event from her past, has ... See full summary »

Director: Kunihiko Ikuhara
Stars: Tomoko Kawakami, Yuriko Fuchizaki, Leah Applebaum
Girl Revolution Utena (TV Series 1997)
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A tomboyish schoolgirl finds herself forced into repeated duels for another girl who has a role in a world revolution.

Stars: Leah Applebaum, Roxanne Beck, Sharon Becker
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Cameron Bautsch ...
Hari Makibi (voice)
Marta Bechtol ...
Radio Operator E (voice)
...
Sayuri Terasaki / Hisagon / Nadesico Crew A (voice)
Rick Burford ...
Shinjyuu (voice)
...
Inez Frassange / Lapis Lazuii (voice)
Emily Carter-Essex ...
Erina Kinjo Won / Newswoman / Orie (voice)
Fumiko Chino ...
Nadesico Crew C / P.A. Woman A / Grade School Kid / Video Game Fighter 1 (voice)
Jin Ho Chung ...
Salary Man / Bartender / Maintenance Crew C / Successor Assault Officer / Assault Trooper B (voice)
...
Lady Message B / Secretary (voice)
Kelli Cousins ...
Harumi Tanaka / Flight Officer Female / Chika (voice)
Matt Culpepper ...
Azuma (voice)
...
Genichiro Tsukiomi / Gekiganger Game Sprite (voice)
Jennifer K. Earhart ...
Yurika Misumaru (voice)
Joey Goubeaud ...
Operator A / Successor Officer B (voice)
...
Ryoko Subaru (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Two years after the events of "Kidô senkan Nadeshiko" (1996), Akito and Yurika are missing and presumed dead, the former foes of the Great War are allies, and the 14-year-old genetically-engineered wunderkind Ruri Hoshino is now captain of the new Battleship Nadesico. When a Martian separatist group initiates a well-planned, well-executed and most of all successful military action, the combined Earth-Jovian government and military are paralyzed by confusion and internal bickering. It is up to Ruri to reassemble the mostly-retired crew of the original Nadesico to take on an unsanctioned mission to bring a halt to the Martian Successors, free their stranglehold on Boson jump transportation, and discover the fate of Akito and Yurika. Written by Ofanite of Justice

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

universe | See All (1) »

Taglines:

What's the universe coming to?


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2003 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Martian Successor Nadesico: The Motion Picture - Prince of Darkness  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

, ,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Referenced in Super Robot Wars R (2002) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A welcome successor to the series
27 November 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have seen the series, MARTIAN SUCCESSOR NADESICO, and loved it. Not many scifi series have a marvelous mix of action, humor, and, of course, gorgeous babes and do it well. NADESICO: THE SERIES has it and the movie continues it.

I was a bit misled by the title: THE PRINCE OF DARKNESS, because I was expecting a dude resembling Dracula, but I still got a kick out of the movie. The humor that, in my book, made this show more enjoyable than DRAGONBALL or any of it's incarnations and it being a scifi show to boot quenched my appetite for anime scifi.

Well, I am not going to ruin it for you, so if you wanna know what the movie is about, you will have to watch the series first. After that, watch the movie. Its a riot!


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?