Tenrankai no E

Pictures at an Exhibition

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Alternative Titles

Japanese: 展覧会の絵
English: Pictures at an Exhibition
Spanish: Cuadros de una Exposición
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Nov 11, 1966
Producers: Mushi Production
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Source: Original
Genres: Award WinningAward Winning, ComedyComedy
Duration: 32 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.111 (scored by 11481,148 users)
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Ranked: #89142
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Popularity: #10632
Members: 2,535
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A series of short animated segments, without dialog, explore major characters of modern society, such as the plastic surgeon, the fashion-obsessed woman, the rumor-monger, and others, leading to a concluding comment on the progress of civilization.

(Source: ANN)


Winner of the 1966 Oofuji Noburou Award.

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Tezuka, Osamu
Director, Script, Original Creator
Mussorgsky, Modest


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Mar 4, 2016
Mixed Feelings
I am only writing this review because there is no previous review for this title . And this is my first review and English is not my first language so I pleases don't be harsh be me.
Tenrankai no E is a experimental movie by Osamu Tezuka released in 1996 featuring 10 short movies.
story - there is no story to speak of in the anime since it consist of collection of short film each showing a different type of figure like journalist, plastic surgeon etc.
each story is about a different profession a journalist, a doctor, a gardener, a boxer, a factory ...
Apr 13, 2017
Mixed Feelings
Rate a 6
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The story to me was based on the old quote from a tale of two cities, "it was the best of times it was the worst of times". Each of them had their own fame. What the artist/writer did was create a mini events in a cherished location and went through them like a picture book. For example when you think a movie star you think beauty of a god. Moreover, whom is to say you are not masking the truth behind it? Who to say they don't see them selves the same way? Or, they wish they did not have the ...

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