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Unico


Alternative Titles

English: The Fantastic Adventures Of Unico
Synonyms: Unico Movie 1
Japanese: ユニコ

Information

Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 14, 1981
Licensors: Discotek Media
Studios: Madhouse
Source: Manga
Duration: 1 hr. 30 min.
Rating: G - All Ages

Statistics

Score: 7.381 (scored by 1,085 users)
1 indicates a weighted score. Please note that 'Not yet aired' titles are excluded.
Ranked: #20862
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Popularity: #6028
Members: 2,424
Favorites: 19
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Synopsis

Unico the Unicorn has the amazing power to make anyone he meets happy. Whether it's because of his personality or the powers of his horn, no one knows. However, the gods become jealous of Unico, thinking that only gods should be able to decide or let people be happy or not. Unico is banished to the Hill of Oblivion, and the West Wind is ordered to take him there. She can't stand giving this fate to an innocent like Unico, so Unico's adventures begin, as the West Wind takes him from one place and time to the next, in a neverending journey to escape the wrath of the gods. In this adventure, Unico meets Beezel a devil child and then Katy (Chao), a cat who wants to be a witch! Can he become friends with them?

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Characters & Voice Actors

Unico
Main
Miwa, Katsue
Japanese
Beezle
Main
Hori, Junko
Japanese
Chao
Main
Sugiyama, Kazuko
Japanese
Obaa-san
Supporting
Zephyrus
Supporting
Baisho, Chieko
Japanese
deBaron, Ghost
Supporting
Inoue, Makio
Japanese

Staff

Hirata, Toshio
Episode Director
Satou, Masahiko
Theme Song Composition
Tezuka, Osamu
Original Creator
Nakamura, Ryuutarou
Background Art


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"Ai Koso Subete (愛こそすべて)" by Sumie Shima (島澄江), Buzz




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Apr 27, 2016
thenamenerd (All reviews)
This review contains minor spoilers!

I decided to watch this movie on a whim, expecting nothing of it, and I was pleasantly surprised, particularly by the first 30 minutes of the film. After the absolutely adorable opening song, Unico is sent away to a wasteland. The lonely, cold atmosphere really got to me, and seeing Unico, the beacon of happiness and hope, pull through and turn the selfish, temperamental devil Akuma into a charmingly awkward friend was really inspirational.

Sadly, the rest of the movie is much more average and not well-constructed. The second character Unico meets on his journeys is Chao the cat, a far read more

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