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Project A-Ko (1986)

Purojekuto A-ko (original title)
Unrated | | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi | 21 June 1986 (Japan)
Project A-ko is the typical love triangle of three school girls and their confrontations with aliens, giant robots, and women who look like burly men.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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A-ko (voice)
Stacey Gregg ...
A-ko (1992) (voice)
Emi Shinohara ...
B-ko (voice)
Denica Fairman ...
B-ko (1992) (voice)
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C-ko (voice)
Julia Braams ...
C-ko (1992) (voice) (as Julia Brahms)
Shûichi Ikeda ...
Captain (voice)
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Captain (1992) (voice)
Marc Smith ...
D / Commander / Mari / Walla (1992) (voice)
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D (voice)
Asami Mukaidono ...
Ayumi (voice)
Liza Ross ...
Ayumi (1992) (voice) (as Lisa Ross)
Akari Hibino ...
Asa (voice) (as Yoko Kogaiyu)
Toni Barry ...
Asa / Students / Tech / Witness / Walla (1992) (voice)
Yoshino Takamori ...
Ine (voice)
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Project A-ko is the typical love triangle of three school girls and their confrontations with aliens, giant robots, and women who look like burly men. Written by David McGuire <bdm55707@jetson.uh.edu>

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The names of the three main characters, A-ko, B-ko and C-ko, are actually a reference to a common naming pattern of female extras in Japanese movie scripts, as they simply mean Girl A, Girl B and Girl C. See more »

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After the alien ship destroys the space station, the resulting wreckage floats across the screen towards the left comes to a complete stop. In the next shot, the debris is moving once again. See more »

Quotes

C-Ko: Hi. Hi big boy.
Mari: [male voice] What?
[female voice]
Mari: I ain't no boy just because I shave everyday. You gotta be initiated which you might find painful!
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Featured in Anime Abandon: Project A-Ko (2013) See more »

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In Your Eyes
Performed by Samantha Newark
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SO many in-jokes so very little time....
2 October 1998 | by See all my reviews

Project A-ko is a must for anyone who is really into anime as I am. Most of the jokes are parodies of other anime films and shows, so the more you know about anime the better the movie gets. Besides the fact that this is DEFINITELY one of the greatest anime movies ever made, it is also hard to get tired of. Literally dozens of in-jokes and a very funny movie.


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