With Magic Bus (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)



1. Akira (1988)

R | 124 min | Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi

8.1
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A secret military project endangers Neo-Tokyo when it turns a biker gang member into a rampaging psychic psychopath who can only be stopped by two teenagers and a group of psychics.

Director: Katsuhiro Ôtomo | Stars: Mitsuo Iwata, Nozomu Sasaki, Mami Koyama, Tesshô Genda

Votes: 141,662 | Gross: $0.55M

2. Bleach (2004–2012)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.2
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High school student Kurosaki Ichigo is unlike any ordinary kid because he can see ghosts. After an accident with a hollow, he got a power.So begins Kurosaki Ichigo's training and duty as a Shinigami, Soul Reaper.

Stars: Johnny Yong Bosch, Michelle Ruff, Stephanie Sheh, Jamieson Price

Votes: 39,524

3. Mirai (2018)

PG | 98 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

7.1
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81 Metascore

A young boy encounters a magical garden which enables him to travel through time and meet his relatives from different eras, with guidance by his younger sister from the future.

Director: Mamoru Hosoda | Stars: Rebecca Hall, Daniel Dae Kim, John Cho, Crispin Freeman

Votes: 7,304 | Gross: $0.81M

4. Wolf Children (2012)

PG | 117 min | Animation, Drama, Family

8.1
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71 Metascore

After her werewolf lover unexpectedly dies in an accident while hunting for food for their children, a young woman must find ways to raise the werewolf son and daughter that she had with him while keeping their trait hidden from society.

Director: Mamoru Hosoda | Stars: Aoi Miyazaki, Takao Ohsawa, Haru Kuroki, Yukito Nishii

Votes: 32,118

5. Evangelion: 3.0 You Can (Not) Redo (2012)

TV-14 | 96 min | Animation, Action, Drama

7.0
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14 years have passed since the near third impact. Most of the world has changed except Shinji Ikari who awakens, unaged in a new and strange environment. Misato has formed a group that has ... See full summary »

Directors: Mahiro Maeda, Masayuki, Kazuya Tsurumaki, Hideaki Anno | Stars: Megumi Ogata, Megumi Hayashibara, Yûko Miyamura, Maaya Sakamoto

Votes: 8,362 | Gross: $0.17M

6. The Tale of The Princess Kaguya (2013)

PG | 137 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

8.0
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89 Metascore

Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo by an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her, but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.

Director: Isao Takahata | Stars: Chloë Grace Moretz, James Caan, Mary Steenburgen, James Marsden

Votes: 29,400 | Gross: $1.51M

7. Rurouni Kenshin: Wandering Samurai (1996–1999)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.5
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The adventures of a young wandering swordsman who stumbles upon a struggling martial arts school in Meiji era Japan.

Stars: Mayo Suzukaze, Richard Cansino, Dorothy Elias-Fahn, Rebecca Forstadt

Votes: 15,845

8. Ouran High School Host Club (2006)

TV-14 | 24 min | Animation, Comedy, Romance

8.3
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At the ultra prestigious Ouran High School, Haruhi Fujioka looks for a quiet place to read and walks into an unused music room, and accidentally stumbles across the notorious Ouran High ... See full summary »

Stars: Maaya Sakamoto, Mamoru Miyano, Masaya Matsukaze, Ken'ichi Suzumura

Votes: 7,035

9. The Little Mermaid (1992–1994)

TV-Y | 25 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

6.9
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The 1989 animated feature adapted by Disney for TV in a prequel that leads up to the events of the film.

Stars: Jodi Benson, Samuel E. Wright, Edan Gross, Kenneth Mars

Votes: 3,230

10. Green Lantern: Emerald Knights (2011 Video)

PG | 84 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.8
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As the home planet of the Green Lantern Corps faces a battle with an ancient enemy, Hal Jordan prepares new recruit Arisia for the coming conflict by relating stories of the first Green Lantern and several of Hal's comrades.

Directors: Christopher Berkeley, Lauren Montgomery, Jay Oliva | Stars: Nathan Fillion, Jason Isaacs, Elisabeth Moss, Henry Rollins

Votes: 11,243

11. Halo Legends (2010 Video)

PG-13 | 120 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

6.6
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The universe of the Halo video game series is expanded in seven short animated films from Japan's greatest anime directors and studios.

Directors: Frank O'Connor, Shinji Aramaki, Hideki Futamura, Toshiyuki Kan'no, Tomoki Kyôda, Kôichi Mashimo, Yasushi Muraki, Daisuke Nishio, Mamoru Oshii, Kôji Sawai, Hiroshi Yamazaki, Keiichi Sugiyama, Takahiro Tanaka | Stars: Josh Grelle, Luci Christian, Brittney Karbowski, Greg Ayres

Votes: 4,775

12. Space Battleship Yamato 2199 (2012– )

TV-14 | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.3
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In the year 2199, the space battleship Yamato embarks on a voyage to the planet Iscandar, to retrieve a device that will rejuvenate a war-ravaged Earth.

Stars: Mallorie Rodak, Shigeru Chiba, Kikuko Inoue, Houko Kuwashima

Votes: 559

13. Blood: The Last Vampire (2000)

Not Rated | 48 min | Animation, Action, Horror

6.7
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44 Metascore

Saya is a Japanese vampire slayer whose next mission is in a high school on a US military base in 1960s Japan, where she poses as a student. She uses a katana/samurai sword to kill vampires.

Director: Hiroyuki Kitakubo | Stars: Yûki Kudô, Saemi Nakamura, Joe Romersa, Rebecca Forstadt

Votes: 11,417

14. Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex - Solid State Society (2006 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 108 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.0
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A.D. 2034. It has been two years since Motoko Kusanagi left Section 9. Togusa is now the new leader of the team, that has considerably increased its appointed personnel. The expanded new ... See full summary »

Director: Kenji Kamiyama | Stars: Atsuko Tanaka, Osamu Saka, Akio Ôtsuka, Kôichi Yamadera

Votes: 5,919

15. Lupin the 3rd: The Mystery of Mamo (1978)

PG-13 | 102 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.0
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While attempting to win the affections of a beautiful rival, a master thief risks death to learn the secret intentions of a wealthy and seemingly immortal, but certainly ruthless, recluse.

Directors: Sôji Yoshikawa, Yasuo Ôtsuka | Stars: Yasuo Yamada, Eiko Masuyama, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Makio Inoue

Votes: 1,050

16. Robot Carnival (1987 Video)

90 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama

7.0
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A collection of short stories, made by different animators with "robot" as the working title.

Directors: Atsuko Fukushima, Hiroyuki Kitakubo, Hiroyuki Kitazume, Kôji Morimoto, Takashi Nakamura, Yasuomi Umetsu, Manabu Ôhashi, Hidetoshi Ômori, Katsuhiro Ôtomo | Stars: Kôji Moritsugu, Yayoi Maki, Keiko Hanagata, Kumiko Takizawa

Votes: 1,678

17. Venus Wars (1989)

Not Rated | 103 min | Animation, Action, Drama

6.7
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The new frontier of Venus has degenerated into a dystopia ravaged by the civil war between Ishtar and Aphrodia. Bubbly reporter Susan Sommers arrives in the capitol of Aphrodia just before ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshikazu Yasuhiko | Stars: Katsuhide Uekusa, Yûko Mizutani, Eriko Hara, Yûko Sasaki

Votes: 1,324

18. Gunbuster (1988– )

PG | 30 min | Animation, Action, Drama

7.8
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A young pilot, daughter of a deceased space captain, is selected to pilot a colossal robot as the key point of Earth's defence in a space war.

Stars: Noriko Hidaka, Rei Sakuma, Norio Wakamoto, Maria Kawamura

Votes: 1,175

19. Urusei Yatsura 2: Beautiful Dreamer (1984)

Unrated | 90 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.6
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The night before the school festival, things seem to be repeating themselves. Gradually, all the world functions come to a stop, the only ones that are not affected are a select group of student friends.

Director: Mamoru Oshii | Stars: Fumi Hirano, Toshio Furukawa, Akira Kamiya, Kazuko Sugiyama

Votes: 1,503

20. Lensman (1984)

PG-13 | 107 min | Animation, Adventure, Sci-Fi

6.7
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Kimball Kinnison, a young man from the agricultural planet Mquie and his Valerian companinon, Buscirk find a dying man with a legendary crystal lens embedded in his hand. As the man was ... See full summary »

Directors: Shûichi Hirokawa, Yoshiaki Kawajiri | Stars: Toshio Furukawa, Mami Koyama, Chikao Ohtsuka, Nachi Nozawa

Votes: 549

21. Tales of Symphonia (2003 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Drama

8.8
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Lloyd Irving and his childhood friend Colette are destined to go on a journey to save the world of Sylvarant, but doing so may endanger Tethe'alla, a world parallel to theirs.

Directors: Yoshito Higuchi, Eiji Kikuchi, Kiyoshi Nagai | Stars: Scott Menville, Heather Hogan, Colleen O'Shaughnessey, Kari Wahlgren

Votes: 569

22. Harmagedon: Genma taisen (1983)

135 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

5.3
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A Transylvanian princess, a Japanese high school student and a 2000 year old warrior are selected to be part of a small force of powerful psionic warriors assembled to be the defenders of ... See full summary »

Director: Rintaro | Stars: Tôru Furuya, Mami Koyama, Masako Ikeda, Keiko Han

Votes: 305

23. Vampire Princess Miyu (1988– )

Not Rated | 100 min | Animation, Fantasy, Horror

7.1
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Kyuuketsuki Miyu is a disturbing four episode long anime series about a young immortal vampire princess named Miyu and her protector/servant/best friend and more Larva. In four episodes, a ... See full summary »

Stars: Annemarie Lawless, Naoko Watanabe, Pamela Weidner, Masato Kubota

Votes: 495

24. Mad Bull 34 (1990– )

195 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

6.9
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Rookie police officer Daizaburo "Eddie" Ban joins New York's 34th precinct, where he is partnered up with John Estes, also known as Sleepy to his friends and Mad Bull to everyone else. Mad ... See full summary »

Stars: Yuri Amano, Minako Arakawa, Tesshô Genda, Minoru Inaba

Votes: 203

25. Legend of Galactic Heroes Gaiden (1998–2000)

25 min | Animation, Action, Drama

8.1
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Two military strategic geniuses battle each other in the backdrop of a centuries long galactic civil war.

Stars: Yuzuru Fujimoto, Keiko Han, Michio Hazama, Masashi Hironaka

Votes: 73

26. Cobra the Animation (2010– )

Animation, Action, Adventure

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Cobra, a famous charismatic space pirate with "psychogun" for a hand, decides to renounce his ways, and become an ordinary person with a new identity. His memories do come back and he becomes a space adventurer fighting villains.

Stars: Naoya Uchida, Takako Honda, Marina Inoue, Yumi Kusaka

Votes: 111

27. Araiya-san! Ore to Aitsu ga Onnayu de!? (2019– )

Animation

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Votes: 5

28. They Were Eleven (1986)

91 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

7.1
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Cosmo Academy has set a test for ten of its applicants to survive on a spaceship for 2 months. But there is an eleventh member aboard.

Directors: Satoshi Dezaki, Tsuneo Tominaga | Stars: Akira Kamiya, Michiko Kawai, Hideyuki Tanaka, Toshio Furukawa

Votes: 456

29. Samurai Shodown: The Motion Picture (1994 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 68 min | Animation, Action

4.4
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One hundred years after their deaths, six legendary holy warriors are reborn to seek justice against the former comrade who betrayed them into the hands of an evil god! The six warriors ... See full summary »

Director: Hiroshi Ishiodori | Stars: Shingo Katori, Yû Daiki, Reiko Chiba, Sakiko Tamagawa

Votes: 123

30. Ninja Robots (1985–1986)

Animation, Action, Adventure

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Ninja Senshi Tobikage tells the story of a boy named Joe Maya. One day, Joe, who lives on Mars, witnesses a battle between aliens.

Stars: Jôji Nakata, Takeshi Aono, Rica Fukami, Issei Futamata

Votes: 142

31. Arion (1986)

118 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.6
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Arion begins with his journey to discover a world of poverty and horror where ordinary people are barely surviving through the war. He falls in love with a blind slave girl who is then ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshikazu Yasuhiko | Stars: Shigeru Nakahara, Miki Takahashi, Mayumi Tanaka, Hirotaka Suzuoki

Votes: 219

32. Burn-Up Excess (1997–1998)

TV-14 | 30 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

6.5
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They're back! Rio, Nanval, Lilica, Maya and Yuji are back on the force and ready to go beyond the call of duty in their greatest adventure yet in this continuation of the Burn Up Warrior ... See full summary »

Stars: Yuka Imai, Maya Okamoto, Ryôtarô Okiayu, Sakura Tange

Votes: 113

33. Papa Datte, Shitai (2019)

5 min | Animation, Romance

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Asumi Kouya is a fourth-year college student who works as a housekeeper. Kouya starts working for single father Naruse Keiichi, and a relationship develops between the two.

Stars: Nozomi Furuki, Yûsuke Shirai, Junta Terashima, Masahiro Yamanaka

34. GoShogun: The Time Étranger (1985 Video)

Not Rated | 90 min | Animation, Action, Mystery

7.2
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Forty years after the events of the TV series, Remy Shimada, ex-pilot of the GoShogun, suffers a terrible accident while on her way to a meeting with her former robot-piloting comrades. ... See full summary »

Directors: Kunihiko Yuyama, Arlen Tarlofsky | Stars: Mami Koyama, Laurence Bouvard, Veronica Taylor, Hirotaka Suzuoki

Votes: 110

35. Grey Digital Target (1986)

80 min | Animation, Action, Drama

6.7
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In a barren, war torn future Earth, a soldier and his female comrade look for a lost friend in a quest that would shake their reality.

Director: Satoshi Dezaki | Stars: Kazuhiko Inoue, Maya Okamoto, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Kôichi Chiba

Votes: 117

36. Orguss 02 (1993– )

30 min | Animation, Short, Sci-Fi

7.1
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Stars: Shin'ichirô Ôta, Heidi Lenhart, Naoko Nakamura, Chikako Akimoto

Votes: 126

37. The Glass Rabbit (2005)

84 min | Animation

5.9
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Toshiko Ei and her family are residents of Tokyo. Her father is a respected and skilled glass craftsmen so the family makes a good living. However, the Ei family soon finds itself having to... See full summary »

Director: Setsuko Shibuichi | Stars: Nagisa Adaniya, Yasuyoshi Hara, Rie Kimura, Rina Mogami

Votes: 35

38. Ai City (1986)

Not Rated | 86 min | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi

6.1
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Director: Kôichi Mashimo | Stars: Hirotaka Suzuoki, Miyuki Ueda, Yûji Ueda, Nachi Nozawa

Votes: 93

39. Urusei Yatsura 4: Lum the Forever (1986)

95 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy

6.8
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Mendou invites Ataru & Co. to his estate for a viewing of a large, aging cherry tree named "Tarozakura", which is to be featured in an independent film which happens to be financed by ... See full summary »

Director: Kazuo Yamazaki | Stars: Fumi Hirano, Toshio Furukawa, Akira Kamiya, Kazuko Sugiyama

Votes: 227

40. Cinderella Boy (2003– )

25 min | Animation, Action, Comedy

6.1
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Ranma and Rella are both detectives seeking mysteries and crimes to solve. But one night their lives change when encountering an accident they'll both be effected by the strike of Midnight.

Stars: Chafûrin, Takehito Koyasu, Yumi Tôma, Kikuko Inoue

Votes: 32

41. Urusei Yatsura 5: The Final Chapter (1988)

PG | 85 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.1
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Ataru and Lum must replay their fateful game of tag to decide the fate of Earth, that's being threatened by giant space mushrooms, as well as their relationship.

Director: Satoshi Dezaki | Stars: Fumi Hirano, Toshio Furukawa, Akira Kamiya, Saeko Shimazu

Votes: 225

42. Tracing the Gray Summer (2001)

Animation

8.1
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1976, Northern Italy. In July 10, an incident in the "ICMESA" implant provokes a chemical fallout over the town of Seveso, not far from Milan. A massive cloud of dioxin comes out from a ... See full summary »

Director: Satoshi Dezaki | Stars: Chieko Baishô, Ai Orikasa, Nobuko Sakuma, Shizuka Sasaki

Votes: 7

43. Hard Corps: Uprising (2011 Video Game)

T | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.8
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In this prequel to Contra: Hard Corps and the original Contra, Bahamut leads a resistance uprising against the evil and destructive empire of the Commonwealth.

Director: Hideyuki Anbe | Stars: Mike Ishibe, Takako Ishizuka, Yvan Pilette, Mayuki

Votes: 12

44. Urusei Yatsura: Inaba the Dreammaker (1987 Video)

57 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.2
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It is summertime, and Shinobu laments not having a boyfriend. She then happens upon a young man weak from hunger, and wearing a rabbit costume. She gives him a carrot, he expresses his ... See full summary »

Director: Satoshi Dezaki | Stars: Fumi Hirano, Toshio Furukawa, Akira Kamiya, Saeko Shimazu

Votes: 68

45. Mezon Ikkoku (bangaihen): Ikkoku-tô nanpa shimatsuki (1991 Video)

23 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

5.5
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Director: Setsuko Shibuichi | Stars: Sumi Shimamoto, Issei Futamata, Akira Kamiya, Shigeru Chiba

Votes: 6

46. Please Open the Door (1986 Video)

90 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy

5.9
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Three ESPers are summoned into another world. One of them, a woman nicknamed Neko, is the prophesied Princess Neryulla who shall free the locals and "open the door to the future".

Directors: Keizô Shimizu, Tsuneo Tominaga | Stars: Kyôko Fujimoto, Fumi Hirano, Kazuhiko Inoue, Nachi Nozawa

Votes: 81

47. Big Wars (1993 Video)

90 min | Animation, Sci-Fi

5.5
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In the future, war rages on Mars. Captain Akuh and his crew are on a top-secret mission to destroy an enemy warship when an officer is stricken with an alien mind control plague. As the ... See full summary »

Directors: Kazunari Kume, Toshifumi Takizawa | Stars: Hideyuki Tanaka, Hiroko Emori, Yuzuru Fujimoto, Shinya Ôtaki

Votes: 191

48. My Sister Momoko (2003)

Animation, Drama

7.4
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Director: Setsuko Shibuichi | Stars: Tsukasa Itou, Kentarô Itô, Masafumi Kimura, Kaho Kôda

Votes: 24

49. Patalliro Saiyuki (2005– )

Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.2
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An adaptation of the Chinese folk tale "Journey to the West", starring the mischievous imp Patalliro as the Monkey King and his friends as his companions.

Stars: Susumu Chiba, Ken'yû Horiuchi, Kentarô Itô, Yuki Kaida

Votes: 6

50. Urusei Yatsura: Ikare!! Shâbetto (1988 Video)

26 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

7.8
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Lum & her girlfriends are invited to Neptune by Oyuki. There she shows them her new business venture at a ranch of flying sherbets, birds capable of producing sherbet cones from their beaks... See full summary »

Director: Setsuko Shibuichi | Stars: Fumi Hirano, Toshio Furukawa, Akira Kamiya, Saeko Shimazu

Votes: 55


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