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Astro Boy (1964)

Tetsuwan Atom: Uchû no yûsha (original title)
The story of Astroboy, a robot created by Dr Elephant, in the image of a boy, who has super strength and could fly.

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Rintaro (as Shigeyuki Hayashi), Yoshitake Suzuki | 1 more credit »

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Rintaro (screenplay) (as Shigeyuki Hayashi), Yoshitake Suzuki (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

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The story of Astroboy, a robot created by Dr Elephant, in the image of a boy, who has super strength and could fly.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

20 November 1964 (USA) See more »

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Astro Boy See more »

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Believed to be the cartoon series that broke Japanese animators into the western market. See more »

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Tetsuwan Atomu
Lyrics by Shuntarô Tanikawa
Music by Tatsuo Takai
Arranged by Hirooki Ogawa
Performed by The Kamitakada Boys Choir
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