Bari Bari Densetsu (1987)
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Synonyms: Baribari Densetsu (1987), Bari-Den (1987), Motorcycle Legend (1987), Legend of Rolling Wheels (1987)
Japanese: バリバリ伝説


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Aug 1, 1987
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Studio Pierrot
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama, ShounenShounen, SportsSports
Duration: 1 hr. 25 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.621 (scored by 436436 users)
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Ranked: #51832
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Popularity: #9239
Members: 1,335
Favorites: 5
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The film is about 4 high-schoolers who are bike racers and illegally partake in races at night on public roads.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Nakata, Jouji
Hijiri, Tomoyo
Hiramatsu, Akiko
Ichinose, Miyuki
Toda, Keiko
Sogabe, Kazuyuki
Race caller
Naya, Rokurou


Oginome, Youko
Theme Song Performance
Shigeno, Shuuichi
Original Creator

Edit Opening Theme

"Shounen no Saigo no Natsu (少年の最後の夏)" by Youko Oginome

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"Slope ni Tenki Ame (スロープに天気雨)" by Youko Oginome

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Apr 10, 2012
Boltz (All reviews)
What Initial D is to car fans, Bari Bari is to motorbike fans. And that's the greatest compliment a racing series can get. Hell, the manga was supposedly so good that people started to join the Bōsōzoku (Japanese motorbike gangs) in droves! Strange?
Not really, since the same guy, Shuichi Shigeno, created Bari Bari Densetsu and Initial D - two holy grails of the petrol-heads. He also had assistance, in the form of his prominent student Jyoji Morikawa - the guy behind Hajime no Ippo.

You know a racing movie is good when it starts with a shot of an idyllic road. The morning sun is read more

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