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The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya 

Suzumiya Haruhi no yûutsu (original title)
On his first day of high school, Kyon meets an eccentric girl named Haruhi Suzumiya, who announces to the class that she is interested only in meeting aliens, time travelers, and espers. ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Tomokazu Sugita ...
 Kyon (15 episodes, 2006-2009)
Aya Hirano ...
 Haruhi Suzumiya (15 episodes, 2006-2009)
Minori Chihara ...
 Yuki Nagato (15 episodes, 2006-2009)
Yûko Gotô ...
 Mikuru Asahira (14 episodes, 2006-2009)
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 Kyon (14 episodes, 2006)
Wendee Lee ...
 Haruhi Suzumiya (14 episodes, 2006)
Michelle Ruff ...
 Yuki (14 episodes, 2006)
Daisuke Ono ...
 Itsuki Koizumi (13 episodes, 2006-2009)
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 Mikuru Asahina (13 episodes, 2006)
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 Itsuki Koizumi (11 episodes, 2006)
Minoru Shiraishi ...
 Taniguchi (8 episodes, 2006)
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On his first day of high school, Kyon meets an eccentric girl named Haruhi Suzumiya, who announces to the class that she is interested only in meeting aliens, time travelers, and espers. Discontent with the selection of afterschool clubs presented before her, she starts a new club called the SOS Brigade and enlists Kyon, a quiet bookworm named Yuki Nagato, a shy but beautiful junior named Mikuru Asahina, and a grinning and loyal transfer named Itsuki Koizumi. Each of them except Kyon is secretly part of one of the groups Haruhi desired to meet, and they all must keep close watch on her. If she ever grows dissatisfied with reality, she may unintentionally destroy the world. Written by Dsneybuf

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The fate of the world rests on Haruhi not being bored! See more »


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The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya: Second Season  »

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Originally, the episodes were intentionally aired/shown out of sequence. What was shown as Episode 01 is actually Episode 11. In the 'coming soon' blurb at the end of each episode, Haruhi gave the chronologically correct number of the next episode, and Kyon 'corrected' her by giving the 'wrong' episode number - the one that corresponds to the order it is being shown in. When new episodes were produced in 2009, the whole series aired again, this time in chronological order. See more »

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Haruhi Suzumiya: Listen this isn't fun and games, you mess around and I'll kill ya!
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Series Composition: Haruhi and Her Friends See more »

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Performed by Aya Hirano
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Philosophy/Sci-Fi/Anime Drama all in one awesome show.
31 July 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

This show is great. Not only is "Haruhai Suzumiya" a very well written anime show, it also reflects things like Philosophy, Science Fiction and a little religion. It's hilarious at some points and "cute" (for lack of a better term) at others. Actually this may be effect to my lack of experience with Japanese anime shows, but it is one of the best of its genre I have seen.

I mainly have to give credit to the writers. I haven't seen such brilliant scopes of imagination in a television show since the original Star Trek. I hope the writers continue to add strange new characters and give more insight on the already great characters that have been added.

9/10


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