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Little Nemo

Little Nemo

Alternative Titles

English: Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland
Japanese: リトル・ニモ

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 15, 1989
Genres: Adventure
Duration: 1 hr. 34 min.
Rating: G - All Ages
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Statistics

Score: 7.621 (scored by 2212 users)
Ranked: #11652
Popularity: #3369
Members: 3,603
Favorites: 14
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adventure fantasy

Synopsis

Based on the classic Nemo comic strips by Winsor McCay. A pioneer of animation, McCay created the first Little Nemo animated movie in 1911.

Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata were attached to this project at first, but left due to "creative differences." Ray Bradbury is also thought to have left the project in its earlier stages.

Little Nemo - Adventures in Slumberland is the first Japanese anime to receive a national (wide) U.S. theatrical release.

(Source: ANN)

Related Anime

Other: Little Nemo Pilot, Little Nemo Pilot (1987)

Characters & Voice Actors

Nemo
Nemo
Main
Gouno, Takuma
Japanese
Gouno, Takuma
Icarus
Icarus
Main
 
Professor Genius
Professor Genius
Main
Auberjonois, Rene
English
Auberjonois, Rene
Kitamura, Kouichi
Japanese
Kitamura, Kouichi
Flip
Flip
Main
Otsuka, Chikao
Japanese
Otsuka, Chikao

Staff

Hata, Masami
Director
Tomisawa, Nobuo
Chief Animation Director
Moebius
Character Design, Background Art
Seyama, Takeshi
Editing



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Dec 11, 2008
luckyvmeryl
Flowy artwork and enjoyable storyline along with amazing characters make this movie worth watching. I watched it when I was a toddler and grew up loving it. Nemo is a boy plagued by nightmares and when the circus comes to town, he's taken off to Slumberland. There he meets the princess, King Morpheus, and many more friends that bring this adventure to a wonderful climax. If you liked Spirited away, you'll love Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland. It's based off of a 50's comic strip by the same name. Very underappreciated and underexposed, but well worth watching.
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Jan 28, 2015
literaturenerd
Overview:

Time to look at a genre that I have completely neglected in my previous reviews. The world of anime children's movies! What better place to start then with Little Nemo, the first anime movie ever to see widespread theatrical release in the United States? This was 1992, so I was only 4 when this came out in theaters and it...was an experience. I remember that much from my first viewing, but I didn't re-watch this film until recently.

Background:

Although released stateside in 1992, Little Nemo was actually made in 1989. I mention this because it was an odd period for kids movies. This was the 1980s, read more
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Recommendations

Both involve the main character being whisked away into another world where they meet other people. Both include kings that rule the land they're taken to, royal advisers, and mischievous characters of some-sort (and crows lol). Both have the main character face some difficult situation that they resolve with the help of friends.
both are about boys who are taken to another world. One based on dreams and the other based on cats. The plots play out a bit differently but they felt extremely similar to me.

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Recent Forum Discussion

Little Nemo gave me the craziest dreams, how about you?
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12-20-14, 12:21 PM
Poll: Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland Episode 1 Discussion
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06-15-12, 7:47 PM

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