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Captain Future 

This series documents the adventures of Captain Future and the crew of his ship, the Comet.
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Taichirô Hirokawa Taichirô Hirokawa ...  Captain Future 52 episodes, 1978-1979
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This series documents the adventures of Captain Future and the crew of his ship, the Comet.

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Official Sites:

Toei Animation [Japan]

Country:

France | Japan | West Germany

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

7 November 1978 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

The Adventures of Captain Future See more »

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Runtime:

| (52 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

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Color
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Trivia

The german OST is composed & performed by Christian Bruhn and has become a cult-classic collectible. See more »

Alternate Versions

Since the japanese speech could not be separated from the original music, for the German dubbed version a completely new score was composed by Christian Bruhn. See more »

Connections

Spoofed in Futurama: Less Than Hero (2003) See more »

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Best SI-FI cartoon ever?
9 November 2006 | by michmanilaSee all my reviews

The Cartoon Captain Future was (at least) 20 years ahead of its time when it was first aired in the late 70 early 80. I watched the show on German TV around 1982-84. The action packed story along with a super OST made it my favorite cartoon making todays "fastfood-anime" look pretty poor.

I managed to find the show on 2 DVD collections on the Internet last year and I had a lot of fun watching Captain Future and his crew in action again after 20 years. And to my surprise it had not lost its "magic" like so many other things from the past...

I wonder why it has never been shown on Danish TV?


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