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It's an anime series based on the original novel of "Daddy Long Legs" written by Jean Webster. It takes you through the high school life of Judy Abbot and her mysterious benefactor called Jhon Smith.
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Mitsuko Horie Mitsuko Horie ...  Judy Abbott unknown episodes
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It's an anime series based on the original novel of "Daddy Long Legs" written by Jean Webster. It takes you through the high school life of Judy Abbot and her mysterious benefactor called Jhon Smith.

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Japan

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Japanese

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14 January 1990 (Japan) See more »

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Daddy Long-legs See more »

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Nippon Animation Co. See more »
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(40 episodes)

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Color
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Not Just for Children
30 January 2018 | by fpmhadiSee all my reviews

Daddy Long Legs is based on a novel with the same name by Jean Webster. It is categorized as children literature and has some fairy-tale characteristics. However, it is a story portrayed in such details sometimes, that takes you to the less visited corners of your heart. It stays true to the human feelings of sorrow, pain, failure, joy, self-esteem and strength and makes you to relive them. It beautifully shows how Judy lives in the present and how enjoyable that can be. She is conscious about herself and her surroundings and willingly takes responsibility, makes decisions and acts upon them.


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