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The Fantastic Adventures of Unico (1981)

Unico (original title)
Not Rated | | Animation, Adventure, Family | 14 March 1981 (Japan)
A story about how joy and happiness can be the most powerful weapon ever. A young unicorn is ordered to be taken from his home by the gods. They are envious of little Unico's power to bring... See full summary »

Writers:

Osamu Tezuka (original story), Masaki Tsuji (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Katsue Miwa Katsue Miwa ... Unico (voice)
Ryouko Kitamiya Ryouko Kitamiya ... Night (voice)
Kazuko Sugiyama ... Chao (voice)
Junko Hori Junko Hori ... Beezle (voice)
Makio Inoue ... Baron (voice)
Iruka Iruka ... Narrator (voice)
Taeko Nakanishi Taeko Nakanishi ... Elder (voice)
Chieko Baishô Chieko Baishô ... West
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Storyline

A story about how joy and happiness can be the most powerful weapon ever. A young unicorn is ordered to be taken from his home by the gods. They are envious of little Unico's power to bring joy and happiness everywhere he goes. Come see the power of friendship triumph over all, in Unico. Written by mrs_s04

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese | English

Release Date:

14 March 1981 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

The Fantastic Adventures of Unico See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Produced by the Sanrio company the same company that produces Hello Kitty. Hello Kitty characters can be found hidden in some scenes of the movie. See more »

Quotes

Akuma no Ko: It's a deal. Okay, what I want is the horn on your head.
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Connections

Referenced in Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Winds of Change (2015) See more »

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beautiful
19 July 2000 | by carnafluxSee all my reviews

For the longest time, I've lived with the faintest memory of this movie and a deep emotional feeling attached to it, as I was totally moved by the movie when I saw it (at 3 or 4 years old). I was beginning to doubt it had actually been made (although my mother remembers it) as I never heard about it again. I'm glad to have found evidence of it finally! God bless the internet!


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