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Onigamiden - Legend of the Millennium Dragon -- A 15-year-old boy goes 1,200 years back in time to find his unlikely destiny as the savior to end the war between humans and demons.


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Takafumi Takada (based on the novel by)
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29 April 2011 (Japan) See more »
A 15-year-old boy goes 1200 years back in time to find his unlikely destiny as the savior to end the war between humans and demons. | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Kenshô Ono ... Jun Tendô (voice) (as Kensho Ono)

Satomi Ishihara ... Mizuha (voice)
Takashi Kondô ... (voice)
Shôtarô Morikubo ... (voice)
Kentarô Itô ... Kinta (voice)
Yasuyuki Kase ... (voice)
Sôsuke Komori ... (voice)
Masaaki Tsukada ... (voice)
Ryuji Aigase ... (voice)
Shunsuke Sakuya ... Kishin (voice)
Kenta Miyake ... Sanjin (voice)
Kanako Tôjo ... Hishin (voice)
Chikara Oosaka ... Doshin (voice)
Ikuo Nishikawa ... (voice)
Akio Nojima ... (voice)
Katsuhisa Hôki ... (voice)
Anri Katsu ... Military Officer (voice)
Yukitoshi Tokumoto ... Military Officer (voice)
Yôichi Masukawa ... Military Officer (voice) (as Yoichi Masukawa)
Hidenori Takahashi ... Military Officer (voice)
Taira Kikumoto ... Military Officer (voice)
Ryô Iwasaki ... Military Officer (voice)
Mayuno Yasokawa ... Misaki Tendô (voice)
Mutsumi Tamura ... Isao Tendô (Child) (voice)
Tôru Nara ... General Gaki (voice)
Mari Adachi ... Elementary School Student's Mother (voice)
Mayuki Makiguchi ... Elementary School Student (voice)
Kei Tomoe ... High School Girl (voice)
Nozomi Morimoto ... High School Girl (voice)
Mio Yamada ... High School Girl (voice)
Takafumi Takada ... Townsperson (voice)
Mizuki Tsujimura ... Townsperson (voice)
Takako Nakamura ... Townsperson (voice)

Shidô Nakamura ... Gen'un (voice)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Andrew Beckham ... Onigamiden

Directed by
Hirotsugu Kawasaki 
Writing credits
Takafumi Takada (based on the novel by)

Naruhisa Arakawa (screenplay) &
Hirotsugu Kawasaki (screenplay)

Original Music by
Ryûdô Uzaki 
Art Department
Hirotsugu Kawasaki .... storyboard artist
Tetsuya Nishio .... character design
Hidekazu Ohara .... storyboard artist
Mamoru Sasaki .... storyboard artist
Katsuhiro Ôtomo .... conceptual designs (as Katsuhiro Ohtomo)
Sound Department
Blake Collins .... adr mixer
Blake Collins .... dialogue editor
Animation Department
Rumi Abe .... secondary key animator

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Also Known As:
"Onigamiden" - Japan (original title)
"Legend of the Millennium Dragon" - International (English title)
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Rated PG-13 for some violence and scary images
100 min
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10 out of 14 people found the following review useful.
Dora The Explorer epic?, 26 September 2011
Author: Cdwatt83 from Australia

What can I say about this film? It could have been brilliant, the story line is OK, the setting imagery is very nice, and a lot of detail has been put into it. However, the human characters have a annoying 'Dora The Explorer' nature to them, both crudely drawn in comparison to the settings, and unbelievable in ratio the story line. It turn's a possible classic into a cartoon movie for the under 12's.

Personally, I don't understand why use inferior character depiction when they clearly went to so much effort in the setting and story.

Its the eyes...

Don't bother with the English dub; it will only make you more angry.

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