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A Wind Named Amnesia (1990)

Kaze no na wa amunejia (original title)
Not Rated | | Animation, Adventure, Drama | Video 1994
A wind has swept the Earth taking all the memories from everyone. No one knows who they are, how to speak, or how to use the tools of modern civilization. Two years later a young man who ... See full summary »

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Kazuo Yamazaki
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Kazuki Yao ... Wataru (voice)
Keiko Toda Keiko Toda ... Sophia (voice)
Kappei Yamaguchi ... Jonny (voice)
Noriko Hidaka Noriko Hidaka ... Lisa (voice)
Osamu Saka Osamu Saka ... Simpson (voice)
Yûko Mita Yûko Mita ... Sue (voice)
Daisuke Gôri Daisuke Gôri ... Little (voice)
Hiroyuki Satô Hiroyuki Satô ... Additional Voices
Junko Shimakata Junko Shimakata ... Additional Voices
Miyoko Aoba Miyoko Aoba ... Additional Voices
Ryôtarô Okiayu ... Additional Voices
Shinobu Satouchi Shinobu Satouchi ... Additional Voices
Tomoko Maruo Tomoko Maruo ... Additional Voices
Tomoko Naka Tomoko Naka ... Additional Voices
Toshio Kobayashi Toshio Kobayashi ... Additional Voices
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A wind has swept the Earth taking all the memories from everyone. No one knows who they are, how to speak, or how to use the tools of modern civilization. Two years later a young man who has been re-educated travels across America on a mysterious journey. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese | English

Release Date:

1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Japan Home Video (JHV) See more »
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Dolby

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Color
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True Love
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Cheesy but Charming
11 September 2004 | by BCWdesignSee all my reviews

Certainly not one of the best Anime films but certainly one of the most accessible to the casual viewer.The film is set in a post- apocalyptic world and the film follows the road journey across the decaying landscape of the United States meeting different characters and following different plots each of which is short and sweet and whilst not demanding many are entertaining. There are many moments which are very much based in Eastern culture and are a little difficult to comprehend as a westerner but these moments are few and far between. Sometimes the film can be very cheesy but the films overall charm and originality make it certainly worth a look.


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