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Shiriusu no densetsu (1981)

A prince of the sea and a child of fire engage in a tragic forbidden romance.

Director:

Masami Hata

Writers:

Shintarô Tsuji (story), Masami Hata | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview:
Tôru Furuya ... Sirius (voice)
Mami Koyama ... Malta (voice)
Keiko Han Keiko Han ... Piale / Walla (voice)
Michiko Nomura Michiko Nomura ... Ruu (voice)
Ikue Sakakibara Ikue Sakakibara ... Walla (voice)
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Years after the war between the Children of Water and the Children of Fire, Oceanus, a god of the sea, presents Prince Sirius with the eye of Algarock, thereby putting him in charge of those that dwell under the waves. But when Sirius encounters a beautiful Fire Child named Malta (the daughter of the Queen of Fire), he is lost in love and defies the law that states that Children of Water and Children of Fire must forever remain separate to prevent war from breaking out once more. Sirius and Malta struggle to be together while running into obstacles and suffering great losses along the way. But in the end, are the echoes of history too loud to overcome, or can the two lovers be united and bring peace to the land? Written by Bones729 <outerlimitsbab@hotmail.com

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

18 July 1981 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Sea Prince and the Fire Child See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color
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I have loved this film all my life.
11 November 2001 | by BermyBlueEyesSee all my reviews

As far back as I can remember, my sisters and I have been fascinated with this film. I guess that would be my whole life since I was born in 81! We had a tape of Sea Prince and the Fire Child and it was watched so often that it started to deteriorate. My father would get mad because we didnt care if we ruined the vrc as long as we could watch our movie. I wish I could find another copy of it as ours went 'mysteriously missing'! My favourite character would have to be Bibble. If i remember correctly thats his name. But the summary says the fire child's name is Marta! I guess the way Sirius always said it made us confused because we called her Malta. But really, this is one of the best memories of my childhood. If anyone knows where I can get a tape, let me know!


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