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Five Star Stories


Alternative Titles

English: The Five Star Stories
Synonyms: Five Star Monogatari
Japanese: ファイブスター物語

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 11, 1989
Producers: Kadokawa Shoten
Licensors: ADV Films
Studios: Sunrise
Source: Manga
Duration: 1 hr. 5 min.
Rating: R - 17+ (violence & profanity)

Statistics

Score: 6.781 (scored by 2,435 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #41862
2 based on the top anime page. Please note that 'Not yet aired' and 'R18+' titles are excluded.
Popularity: #3875
Members: 5,326
Favorites: 20
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Episodes: /1

Synopsis

Amaterasu is the god of light, the future emperor of the Joker Star System. Under the guise of young mecha conceptor Ladios Sopp, he is compelled by an old friend, Dr Ballanche, to save his two latest Fatimas Lachesis and Clotho. And so began the stories of the Joker System, as well as Amaterasu's love for Lachesis.

(Source: ANN)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Sopp, Ladios
Sopp, Ladios
Main
Horikawa, Ryo
Japanese
Horikawa, Ryo
Fatima, Lachesis
Fatima, Lachesis
Main
Kawamura, Maria
Japanese
Kawamura, Maria
Fatima, Clotho
Fatima, Clotho
Main
Sakuma, Rei
Japanese
Sakuma, Rei
Routh, Mission
Routh, Mission
Main
Wakamoto, Norio
Japanese
Wakamoto, Norio

Staff

Ueda, Masuo
Ueda, Masuo
Producer
Yamazaki, Kazuo
Yamazaki, Kazuo
Director
Nagayama, Youko
Nagayama, Youko
Theme Song Performance
Urushihara, Satoshi
Urushihara, Satoshi
Assistant Animation Director, Key Animation


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"Hitomi no Naka no Far Away (瞳の中のファーラウェイ)" by Youko Nagayama




More reviewsReviews

teh98
Aug 10, 2010
The Five Star Stories is a notoriously complex and detailed manga by Nagano Mamoru, who also worked on L-Gaim, a mecha show that Yoshiyuki Tomino fans should be familiar with.


The movie, however, had minimal involvement from Nagano, and only tells the story of the first 3 or so volumes of the manga or the first "book" released here in the U.S. and so by the end it feels like it has just set the stage for an epic, interstellar adventure filled with androids, robots, and androgynous gods. And that's it. That's where it stops. This could be seen as a major flaw, and it read more
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LadyMillenia
Oct 21, 2014
A fairly standard story. A young man must save his true love from a greedy merchant. Decent way to spend an hour.

Pros:

-- (Nice aesthetic) - Renaissance Italy combined with mecha and other classy tech
-- (Specificness) - the story is a small piece of a larger tale, so instead of being another tale of The Ultimate Hero defeating The Ultimate Evil, it's a more personal journey of a man realizing that he loves a woman and should save her, even though they're not lawfully allowed to be together
-- (Engagement) - the story is fairly absorbing and moves along well. We have sympathy for out hero and read more
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