Aria the Natural (2006– )

TV Series  -  Animation | Family
8.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.2/10 from 70 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 242 titles
created 31 Jul 2011
 
a list of 76 titles
created 16 Jun 2012
 
a list of 74 titles
created 04 Aug 2013
 
a list of 61 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 41 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items


Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Aria the Natural (2006– )

Aria the Natural (2006– ) on IMDb 8.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Aria the Natural.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2006  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Aria: The Animation (TV Series 2005)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Stars: Erino Hazuki, Chiwa Saito, Chinami Nishimura
Summer Wars (2009)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

A student tries to fix a problem he accidentally caused in OZ, a digital world, while pretending to be the fiancé of his friend in her grandmother's 90th birthday.

Director: Mamoru Hosoda
Stars: Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Nanami Sakuraba, Mitsuki Tanimura
Wolf Children (2012)
Animation | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Hana falls in love with a Wolf Man. After the Wolf Man's death, Hana decides to move to a rural town to continue raising her two wolf children Ame and Yuki.

Director: Mamoru Hosoda
Stars: Aoi Miyazaki, Takao Ohsawa, Haru Kuroki
Aria the Origination (TV Series 2008)
Animation | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Stars: Erino Hazuki, Chiwa Saito, Ryô Hirohashi
Aria the OVA: Arietta (Video 2007)
Animation | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Someday Aria Company will be under Akari's care. But Akari isn't sure she'll ever be confident enough to handle such a big responsibility.

Director: Jun'ichi Satô
Stars: Erino Hazuki, Sayaka Ohara, Chinami Nishimura
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Erino Hazuki ...
 Akari Mizunashi (26 episodes, 2006)
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Animation | Family

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 April 2006 (Japan)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Followed by Aria the OVA: Arietta (2007) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A gentle slice of life anime
31 October 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Anybody who has seen the first series of Aria, titled 'Aria: The Animation' will know what to expect as this follows on in the same gentle style. For those who are new to the series; Aria follows apprentice gondolier Akari and her friends Aika and Alice as they train and go about their daily lives in the city of Neo-Venezia on the planet Aqua. The fact that it isn't set on Earth shouldn't deter people who aren't keen on science fiction as the setting is not a typical sci-fi setting and there are only a few minor indications that this isn't set on present day Earth. The stories are all very gentle; I don't think I saw anything that could offend anybody. Over the course of the series we see them training, meeting the locals who all seem friendly and generally exploring the city... it is hard to really describe as so little really happens. There is the occasional strange occurrence; usually related to Akari's encounters with the mythical Cat Sith; the giant king of the cats!

Aria is probably the gentlest anime I've seen and that includes the works of Studio Ghibli; strangely the fact that nothing much happens doesn't make the series boring. This is because the characters are fun to spend time with and are frequently amusing; not constantly laugh out loud hilarious but the sort of amusing that made me chuckle and kept a smile on my face most of the time I was watching. The mix of realistic and fantastical elements is about right with the latter adding a degree of mystery without overwhelming the believability of the characters. The setting is beautiful and the animation is top notch; it is almost worth watching just because of how pretty everything is! I'd certainly recommend checking this out if you want something gentle and inoffensive.

These comments are based on watching the series in Japanese with English subtitles.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Aria the Natural (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?