The life of Candy, a little orphan girl, and her friends.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Minori Matsushima Minori Matsushima ...  Candice 'Candy' White 115 episodes, 1976-1979
Kazuhiko Inoue ...  Anthony Brower Andrey 115 episodes, 1976-1979
Makio Inoue ...  William 'Albert' Andrey 115 episodes, 1976-1979
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This animated series follows the life of a girl named Candy, in a soap-opera way. The story begins with Candy as a baby in the orphanage and contiues with her childhood and teenage years, in a life full of drama and strong emotions. Written by Chris Makrozahopoulos <makzax@hotmail.com>

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Japan

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Japanese

Release Date:

1 October 1976 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Candy Candy See more »

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Toei Animation, Toei Doga See more »
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| (115 episodes)

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4:3
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Trivia

Argentinian voice actress Cecilia Gispert was the Latinamerican voice actress of Candy. She also sang both the opening and ending themes, performed by Mitsuko Horie in the original Japanese version. See more »

Connections

Edited into Candy Candy: The Movie (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Candy Candy
(Opening song)
Lyrics by Keiko Nakita
Music by Takeo Watanabe
Performed by Mitsuko Horie
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A cartoon for the whole family
26 November 2006 | by jeanserge21See all my reviews

Most people of my generation watched Candy Candy when they were still children. Howvr, I saw it recently for the first time. Even if I am now an adult, I agree with all the commentaries. Candy, Candy is indeed one of the vest cartoons ever made. I would like to emphasize something few people said. The soundtrack is beautiful and perfectly conveys the different moods and feelings. It was made by Takeo Watanabe.

The story is very beautiful too! A young girl orphan and her adventures in two family mainly, from her birth to her 18 year-old approximatively. The story focuses mainly on her two loves : Anthony, a fair-haired boy, who dies falling from his horse, and Terry, a brown young man. Of course living this love is made difficult by the events, some people (like Eliza) and so on... Th end is a little sad since some characters had died like Anthony, or Allister (Candy's friend whose plane is shot down during WWI) whereas Terry had to marry another girl. However, it is quite optimistic since Candy is still very young and has all her life forward.

There is also an alternative version, the Italian one; In Italy, the official ending was substituted by an Italian one, a happy end with Candy and Terry reuniting. So this is a cartoon for the whole family from 2 to 102.


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