Ahiru Rikusentai

Duck Brigade

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Synonyms: Ahiru Riku Sentai, The Quack Infantry Troop
Japanese: あひる陸戰隊
English: Duck Brigade
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: 1940
Producers: Geijutsu Eigasha
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Source: Original
Genre: ActionAction
Themes: HistoricalHistorical, MilitaryMilitary
Demographic: KidsKids
Duration: 13 min.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 5.051 (scored by 596596 users)
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Ranked: #124712
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Popularity: #12425
Members: 1,192
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Ducks get into a conflict with frogs and start a war.


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Seo, Mitsuyo


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Feb 13, 2021
I just want to point out that most of the interpretations above are wildly incorrect given that this was released in 1940 - much before the escalation of the Japanese-American conflict in the Pacific theatre. If anything, this was the period when the Japanese were occupying Manchuria and making deep excursions into the Sino mainland. If anything this conflict is representing the Sino-Japanese wars that were the precursor to Japanese alliance with the axis.

1. The frogs begin by bullying the ducks, the frogs live on an island - Japan is considered the Island kingdom while it is China or the Middle Kingdom that was based ...
Feb 13, 2018
A cute story from the early years of Japanese animation. The story is simple - a group of ducklings and a group of frogs fight over a couple of eels. There is minimal dialogue and the story should be perfectly understandable to those without any Japanese. It would be unfair to compare the standards of art and music to modern animation, but the art is endearing and the music nostalgic.

Viewers should note the 1940 release and watch for parallels between the frogs and the ducklings, and Japan's WW2 involvement. The director - Mitsuyo Seo - primarily made propaganda animations, despite being previously arrested and ...
Aug 26, 2017
STORY: 2/10

-The story, well, what to tell about the story? It is poorly explained and, well, it is very difficult to understand, since it has no voices.

ART: 4/10

-I give four for art because it was made in 1940, and compared to other animes of the time, this one is a little beautiful

SOUND: 3/10


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