Initial D Third Stage

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 頭文字〈イニシャル〉D THIRD STAGE
Spanish: Initial D: Supera el Límite de Velocidad Temporada 3
French: Initial D Stage 3
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jan 13, 2001
Producers: OB Planning
Licensors: Funimation
Studios: Studio Deen
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, DramaDrama, RomanceRomance
Theme: RacingRacing
Demographic: SeinenSeinen
Duration: 1 hr. 44 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.911 (scored by 112995112,995 users)
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Ranked: #7602
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Popularity: #1310
Members: 181,504
Favorites: 669


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Takumi Fujiwara is a skilled street racer, but he suffers a crushing loss against the team Emperor's leader Kyoichi Sudou due to his AE86 experiencing an engine failure. Doubting his abilities, the recent high school graduate is then approached by the Akagi RedSuns' team leader Ryousuke Takahashi, who proposes the formation of a professional street racing team. Although it would be the ideal way to improve as a street racer, Takumi remains undecided.

Does the young street racer have what it takes to become a professional? Perhaps Ryousuke and the RedSuns can help him reevaluate his own doubts and misconceptions concerning street racing. However, first and foremost, Takumi decides to settle the score with Kyoichi Sudou...

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Characters & Voice Actors


Cook, Justin
Mima, Masafumi
Sound Director
Watanabe, Hiroshi
Episode Director
Vale, Eric


Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"Gamble Rumble" by Move

Ending Theme

"Jirenma" by Every Little Thing


Dec 28, 2023
This is my personal favorite Christmas movie, I watch it every year as a tradition now! This is just more Initial D, if you like that, then definitely watch it! The races are great, and have the same Initial D flair as always! The art style and animation are obviously a bit outdated, but I personally like it. I think it makes it more charming. I personally feel that Initial Ds characters seem boring to a lot of people because they're realistic. Normally they just go about their usual lives, and Takumi occasionally gets involved with a new street racer that challenges him. You don't ...
Nov 11, 2023
Its a very good movie and also a good idea to make a movie for end with Takumi street racing by himself and make a new beginning in a other way of street racing.
Here we also talk about natsuki mogi and see how much she improve beside the fault she made before with her sugar daddy, its not a charac that i hate, she just never learn about sugar daddy and thought it was something normal and after got caught after understand that it was bad, instead of keeping a sugar daddy for money, she wanted to understand how the world really work and we ...
Jun 20, 2023
Mixed Feelings
So stage 3. It was ok. Probably shouldn't have been a film, maybe a smaller season like stage 2. Music was still great but quite a step down for me from stage 1 and 2. I'll expand.

Animation wise, as usual, is broken into two different parts; the driving, the non driving. I'll start with the driving as I believe this is the element that shines. Seemingly, with every season it gets better and better. It's now at a point where I'm not sure it can to be honest. Every race, with come thick and fast in this season, I'll touch on this later, is ...

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