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One Piece: Episode of Alabaster - Sabaku no Ojou to Kaizoku Tachi (2007)

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In a retelling of the Arabasta Episodes. The Straw Hat Pirates are helping Vivi save her kingdom from being destroyed by a set up war. Which all began when the first drought occurred 3 ... See full summary »

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Lasso / Duck E (voice)
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Old Pirate / Man B (voice)
Anthony Bowling ...
Mr. 7 (voice)
Luci Christian ...
Nami (voice)
Leah Clark ...
Miss Doublefinger (voice)
Colleen Clinkenbeard ...
Monkey D. Luffy (voice)
Kevin Connolly ...
Pell (voice)
Cynthia Cranz ...
Miss Father's Day (voice)
Caitlin Glass ...
Nefertari Vivi (voice)
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Captain (voice)
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Kohza (voice)
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Nefertari Cobra (voice)
Hiroaki Hirata ...
Sanji, Carue (voice)
Tetsu Inada ...
Mr. 1 / Daz Bones (voice)
Iemasa Kayumi ...
Cobra Nefertari (voice)
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In a retelling of the Arabasta Episodes. The Straw Hat Pirates are helping Vivi save her kingdom from being destroyed by a set up war. Which all began when the first drought occurred 3 years ago. All thanks to the secret organization call Baroque Works. Lead by Mr. 0 who's identity was unknown until Vivi revealed it to the StrawHat Pirates. And they all agreed to eliminate this criminal group in order to restore peace to the desert kingdom. But it's going to be a rough battle against Mr. 0, the Officer Agents, Millions Agents, and Billions Agents. Written by J LeGault

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Rated PG-13 for violence and some sexual content | See all certifications »

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3 March 2007 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

One Piece: The Desert Princess and the Pirates - Adventure in Alabasta  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$5,791 (USA) (8 February 2008)

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$6,587 (USA) (8 February 2008)
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Sweet movie, man!
2 March 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Okay, I, just yesterday, went to my local Wal-Mart to buy One Piece The Movie: The Desert Princess and The Pirates Adventures in Alabasta. Being the One Piece buff I am, it's only natural that I anticipate. I mean, this is the new One Piece movie, right. I got home right after buying it, popped it into my DVD player, and sat down on my couch to watch.

Shortly after pressing play, my ears were greeted by a billowing wisp of air from my television speakers, as well as a beautiful orchestral blare. The movie kept going on like this and it was a truly beautiful thing to see and hear.

The animation has greatly improved from the TV anime. Though it's not on the same level as Miyazaki's critically acclaimed Spirited Away, it doesn't mean it can't startle you now and then.

The voice-overs are expertly done, and will blow you away once you hear them. I especially loved Pell's voice, as it suited the character so perfectly, I nearly jumped up from the couch and shouted, "Yes! Do it again!" The score has been crafted by careful hands here, and expertly comments the mood of each individual scene.

This movie is entertaining and I recommend it to anybody who is a One Piece fan or likes a good action film.

10/10 (Highly Recommended)


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