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Ningyo


Alternative Titles

English: Mermaid
Japanese: 人魚

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 21, 1964
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Mushi Production
Source: Unknown
Genres: Fantasy
Duration: 8 min.
Rating: G - All Ages

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Score: 6.591 (scored by 1,284 users)
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Ranked: #49572
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Popularity: #5386
Members: 2,261
Favorites: 4
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Synopsis

In a fictional place where using the imagination is banned, a boy saves a fish, which surprises everyone by turning into a mermaid. The boy is arrested for imagining this "nonsense", and is robbed of his imagination as punishment.

(Source: ANN)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Mermaid
Mermaid
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Boy
Boy
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Staff

Tezuka, Osamu
Tezuka, Osamu
Director
Tomita, Isao
Tomita, Isao
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wesley96
Dec 29, 2008
"Wow, Ningyo, what to say?

Story: The story is hard to explain. It's pretty much about a young boy who loves to daydream, and one day, he sees a fish on the beach. He picks up the fish and puts it into a little hole filled with sea water. Somehow, a hand comes out of the hole (this is the boy's imagination). The boy accepts the mermaid's request, and then the adventure begins. This involves the boy playing the flute for the mermaid and jumping from clam to clam trying to catch the mermaid (I guess you could put it as an underwater game of tag). read more
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