eX-Driver the Movie

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Japanese: エクスドライバー the Movie


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Apr 20, 2002
Producers: Bandai Visual, Dentsu, Genco
Studios: Actas
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Theme: RacingRacing
Duration: 1 hr. 2 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 6.561 (scored by 24782,478 users)
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Ranked: #63442
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Popularity: #8156
Members: 5,329
Favorites: 4


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After winning domestic preliminary round, Lisa, Lorna, and Soichi advance to ex-Driver world race competition held in Los Angeles as representative team from Japan. Like a bad omen, they encountered a reckless AI car the first night they arrived at Los Angeles. Although they successfully stopped the car, the local police department is not very happy about that and insists to examine their car overnight.

However, the problem did not stop just there. The daughter of the United States team`s sponsor, Angela, has gone missing. Lorna realized that Angela was on the reckless AI car before. Soichi who guessed that Angel could be in danger then start looking for her. But Soichi got captured by a mysterious man, and he shocked to find Angela is also there.

During the confinement inside a warehouse, Soichi finds out that apparently there is a connection between the series of incident and illegal gambling on the ex-Driver world race competition. Now Soichi must escape from the warehouse with Angela...

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Jun 27, 2020
Quick Take: Storyline to the movie is actually much more enjoyable compared to the series it is based off of. If you like cars, you'll get enjoyment out of this series and movie, possibly even if you don't. While the series suffers from it's six episode short run, the movie faired much better in almost every aspect. Character development is still a bit short, but with the team now a known quantity, it is a bit easier to overlook.

I found the art style a bit lackluster and a little outdated i n the series, but the movie seems to be a bit more on par ...
Sep 5, 2022
Mixed Feelings
Surprisingly, eX-Driver managed to get a movie, with the uncreatively titled “eX-Driver: The Movie”. And it's using the word 'movie' in it's title in the loosest sense popssible, since it's closer to an hour long direct-to-DVD special that managed to get a bump in animation quality.

The movie follows the three leads from the series as they enter and win a domestic preliminary round and advance to the eX-Driver world race competition held in Los Angeles as a representative team from Japan. Not long after arriving in LA, an AI car goes haywire, setting off a chain of events that leads out main trio into a ...

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