Space Adventure Cobra

Space Adventure Cobra: The Movie

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Cobra Gekijouban, Cobra Space Adventure
English: Space Adventure Cobra: The Movie
Spanish: Super Agente Cobra. La Película
French: Space Adventure Cobra - Le film
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jul 3, 1982
Producers: Streamline Pictures
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Themes: Adult CastAdult Cast, SpaceSpace
Demographic: ShounenShounen
Duration: 1 hr. 39 min.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity


Score: 7.221 (scored by 49244,924 users)
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Ranked: #35302
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Popularity: #6000
Members: 11,804
Favorites: 47

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Cobra, a notorious space pirate, is enlisted by bounty hunter Jane to rescue her sister from the strange being known as Crystal Boy, but then finds himself drawn into a complex struggle over the fate of a mysterious wandering planet.

(Source: ANN)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Dezaki, Osamu
Director, Storyboard
Terasawa, Buichi
Script, Original Creator
Matsuzaki, Shigeru
Theme Song Performance
Miyazaki, Hayao
Key Animation


Opening Theme

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"Daydream Romance" by Shigeru Matsuzaki
"Drive / Driven" by Yello

Ending Theme

"Stay" by Eve


Jun 3, 2014
Serves best as an introduction to the Space Cobra series. A 1982 movie with great visuals that holds up today. Note this movie is a retelling of episodes 1-12 & there are two English dubs to this film: Manga UK & Streamline Pictures. The UK version has a soundtrack done by Yello & various changes in its script. This review covers the Discotek release which should be the Streamline dub.

Premiering a few months before its television anime, Space Adventure Cobra: The Movie delivers what you expect in anything Cobra related being; sexy women, stylish visuals, great soundtrack, science fiction & manly action. That being said, ...
Jun 27, 2021
Mixed Feelings
An 80s psychedelic sci-fi spectacle. It's really amazing looking, and features some stunningly creative layouts, choreography and animation for its time. Miyazaki and Dezaki (along with a spry Ryuutarou Nakamura!) are working together here, so it should come as little surprise.

I feel it's an appropriate time to say that I personally watched this film out of an interest in Osamu Dezaki's work, expecting to see a fun and visually spectacular piece of anime. That's truly what I got, and I can't say I'm at all disappointed. However, I watched the Ace wo Nerae film with similar intent, and while Ace wo Nerae is a bit ...
Oct 5, 2022

I'll start off by saying my review is not at all reflective of the rest of the Space Adventure Cobra series - simply the one I've watched. Cobra is a Gary Stu. This needs to be said simply because male characters need to be called out just like female characters. Does this mean one can't enjoy the movie? No, but it's not a bad idea to go into the movie a bit wary.

The next thought popping into my head regarding the Anime is how "that's not how love works". This movie definitely tries playing up the true love angle for ...

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