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Evangelion: 1.0: You Are (Not) Alone (2007)
"Evangerion shin gekijôban: Jo" (original title)

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The fate of the world is threatened by seemingly monstrous entities known as Angels. NERV is an organisation set up to counter this threat and it is up to young pilots to protect Earth but exactly what are the real motives behind NERV?

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Credited cast:
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Shinji Ikari (voice)
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Yuriko Yamaguchi ...
Ritsuko Akagi (voice)
Akira Ishida ...
Kaworu Nagisa (voice)
Fumihiko Tachiki ...
Gendô Ikari (voice)
Motomu Kiyokawa ...
Kozo Fuyutsuki (voice)
Miki Nagasawa ...
Maya Ibuki (voice)
Takehito Koyasu ...
Shigeru Aoba (voice)
Hiro Yuuki ...
Makoto Hyuga (voice) (as Hiro Yuki)
Tomokazu Seki ...
Toji Suzuhara (voice)
Tetsuya Iwanaga ...
Kensuke Aida (voice)
Junko Iwao ...
Hikari Horaki (voice)
Mugihito ...
Kiel Lorenz (voice)
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The fate of the world is threatened by seemingly monstrous entities known as Angels. NERV is an organisation set up to counter this threat and it is up to young pilots to protect Earth but exactly what are the real motives behind NERV?

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Rated PG-13 for action violence and some nudity | See all certifications »

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Neon Gensis: Evangelion 1.01 You Are (Not) Alone  »

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$4,505 (USA) (17 July 2009)

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$23,401 (USA) (4 September 2009)
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Spike Spencer and Allison Keith reprise their roles from the first dub of the TV series created by ADV Films. John Swasey is reprising his role of Gendo Ikari from the directors cut of the series (taking over from Tristan MacAvery). In addition Tiffany Grant the English voice over for Asuka Langley Soryu has stated she want to reprise her role as Asuka (who does not appear in this film). See more »

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Followed by Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (2012) See more »

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Beautiful World
Written by Hikaru Utada
Performed by Hikaru Utada
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great rebuild

Basically is the same as the first chapters of the series. I personally think that the series's main story is still better (it's longer)and the same with some of the music (not all) (the climax music is the best ever!!).

However, improvements in animation, sound, etc are incredible, just amazing. The best thing about this movie, actually, what makes this movie really really good is the climax (operation yashima). I had never seen a more exiting climax, even if you are familiar with the series (or not) you feel great. Not just this, the music and the angel used for operation yashima are amazing , I just don't have words to describe them.

I recommend this movie to every one, even if you have never seen the series. I have not much more to say except that I cant wait for the next one. oh, and that beautiful world is a really nice ending song.


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