Captain Future

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: キャプテンフューチャー
French: Capitaine Flam
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Type: TV
Episodes: 52
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Nov 7, 1978 to Dec 18, 1979
Premiered: Fall 1978
Broadcast: Unknown
Producers: Harmony Gold
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Novel
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Duration: 23 min. per ep.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.151 (scored by 21822,182 users)
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Ranked: #34072
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Popularity: #8239
Members: 5,010
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Curtis Newton, aka Captain Future, is an orphan. His parents died in their artificial satellite while he was an infant. His father was a scientist, who has abandoned earth for the satellite to dedicate his life for science along with his aging friend the genius Dr Simon Wright. Wright senses his death, and decides to implant his brain in a mechanical container. They both manufactured a superior robot and an android. Captain future dedicated his life to fight evil along with his three men, the brain, android, and robot.

(Source: ANN)


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Characters & Voice Actors


Katsumata, Tomoharu
Yamauchi, Shigeyasu
Episode Director, Storyboard
Morishita, Kouzou
Episode Director
Takayama, Hideki
Episode Director


Opening Theme

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"Yume no Funanori" composed by Yuji Ohno

Ending Theme

"Poplar Douri no Ie'" (ポプラ通りの家) by Peek-A-Boo


Oct 3, 2009
It is rather surprising that there was no review yet about what is considered a monument of Japanese animation in the eighties : millions of kids in Europe and South America have watched Captain Future (AKA Capitaine Flam) with passion. The theme (specific for each country) was even on the charts and I do remember hearing it in disco as well!

But let's get back to the review. The Story is based on a SF space opera work written by Edmond Hamilton in the 40s and 50s and published in SF pulp magazine. It depicts, in a distant future, the adventure ...
Apr 28, 2016
Space final frontier we fly where no man fly.. no this is not star trek but Captain Future is in some way very similar to ST, we got interstellar civilization with hes cosmic star fleet ,and our hero is like mix of buck rogers and cpt.kirk ;) this show is full of adventure in space and time from simply criminal case to big conspiracy plot ,if you like old SF show such as ; space 1999 ,buck rogers ,or space comando ,this anime is for you if you like adventure this also show for you :)
Art-7 if you like old anime style 8
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