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Mobile Suit Gundam II: Soldiers of Sorrow


Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Kidou Senshi Gundam II: Ai Senshi-hen, Mobile Suit Gundam Movie 2
Japanese: 機動戦士ガンダムⅡ 哀・戦士編

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 11, 1981
Producers: Sotsu
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Original
Duration: 2 hr. 15 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older

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Ranked: #17272
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Popularity: #3143
Members: 16,284
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Synopsis

As the War continues, Amuro and the White Base crew must make their way toward the Earth Federation Headquarters, Jaburo. On their way they meet several new enemies and face off against impossible odds. They fight in Operation Odessa to relieve the Earth from the clutches of the Zeon forces.

Lives are lost, new friendships are made, and discoveries at every corner. Amuro soon learns that he possesses the powers of the mysterious Newtypes.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Ray, Amuro
Main
Furuya, Toru
Japanese
Aznable, Char
Supporting
Ikeda, Shuuichi
Japanese
Noa, Bright
Supporting
Suzuoki, Hirotaka
Japanese
Haro
Supporting
Takagi, Sanae
Japanese
Ral, Ramba
Supporting
Hirose, Masashi
Japanese
Mass, Sayla
Supporting
Inoue, You
Japanese
Zabi, Mineva Lao
Supporting
Shiden, Kai
Supporting
Furukawa, Toshio
Japanese
Bow, Fraw
Supporting
Ukai, Rumiko
Japanese
Yashima, Mirai
Supporting
Shiraishi, Fuyumi
Japanese

Staff

Tomino, Yoshiyuki
Director, Script, Storyboard, Original Creator
Matsuzaki, Kenichi
Script, Screenplay


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"Ai Senshi (Soldiers of Sorrow)" by Daisuke Inoue




More reviewsReviews

Jul 13, 2008
Chag (All reviews)
Mobile Suit Gundam: the Movie Trilogy is the definitive incarnation of the massively influential Mobile Suit Gundam TV series. It may not be perfect, but it definitely deserves its lofty status in the history of anime as a proven classic. As one cannot have one part of the trilogy without the others, this review will cover all three of the compilation movies.

The first question on any new viewer's mind regarding the story of Mobile Suit Gundam: the Movie Trilogy (MSG) would be: "Do the films condense too much story from the TV series to fit into its limited run time?" The answer to that is read more
Mar 2, 2010
PCS1881 (All reviews)
Story: The story got a lot better from the first film. It was easier to understand what was going on. Moreover it had better drama. That was better because it didn't seem too forceful compared to the first movie.

Art: The animation was still as good. However I found it odd that some characters especially the female ones looked practically the same except for hairstyles (Hamon and Matilda). Not really a flaw but worth noticing.

Sound: Nothing much to say here, the sound effects and the battle themes were well done. I think the voice acting was great too except for the kids. In my opinion it read more
Dec 13, 2018
Kang-San (All reviews)
As an upcoming Gundam fan of the highest degree, I decided to go back to where it began but was given the choice of the television run or the 3 summary films. I bought the film trilogy off of rightstuf and started my journey. Keep in mind I am familiar with anime on the older side especially 70s such as Versailles no bara/Lupin the third. The 1st movie was condensed admirably from the show and did not have too much of a jarring plot progression and pace. Coming to the second film though I was surprised how packed and frankly divided it was. The first read more
Nov 19, 2016
Paraturtle (All reviews)
Story:
A thrilling military drama. With superb pacing, each scene flows right into the next with incredible finesse. Nothing feels rushed and nothing feels overly done. There's a strong amount of respect for the characters and the events taking place. I have to say that the 0079 series is impressing me in every way. From the complex and realistic drama between the characters and Char's absolutely captivating character in general, I cannot wait to learn more and more about these characters and the world they live in.

I'm starting to wonder if Gundam is the "Starship Troopers" of the eastern world, in that it's an excellent science-fiction read more

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