Three people from the future are spiritually sent back in time to relive the era of Caesar, Marc Anthony and Cleopatra. As close companions to these key historical figures, they seek to understand the nature of an enemy's plan in their own time.
Did You Know?
Released in America with a cheap English dub in a rush to win back the money it lost in Japan before the studio goes bankrupt, the film was advertised as the first X-rated animated film (even though Fritz the Cat in actuality came out first), but this did not help the movie find its audience in the States, and it ended up being a huge Box Office bomb for the studio. See more
Before the Japanese opening credits there is a text card in English: "This story is a fiction, so all responsibility does'nt lie on the production staff because the character of this story are all fictitious." (Spelling and grammar as seen on screen.) See more
References 2001: A Space Odyssey
Guerrilla no uta
Lyrics by Osamu Tezuka
(as Kahei Nô)
Music by Hitoshi Komuro
Sung by Rokumonsen See more