One Piece Movie 4: Dead End no Bouken
One Piece: Dead End
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English: One Piece: Dead End
Japanese: ワンピース デッドエンドの冒険


Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Mar 1, 2003
Producers: Fujipacific Music
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Manga
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, ComedyComedy, Super PowerSuper Power, FantasyFantasy, ShounenShounen
Duration: 1 hr. 35 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.611 (scored by 3617436,174 users)
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Ranked: #12372
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Popularity: #1755
Members: 64,325
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Luffy and crew arrive at the harbour of Anabaru. The local casino is holding a competition in which the winner will obtain a huge monetary reward if he reaches the finishing line first. Nami is elated and decides to participate in the competition. However, there is a conspiracy going behind the competition and the mastermind is an ex-military commander, Gasparde. His plan is to lure all the pirates to the military base and send them to their deaths. Luffy and gang have to overcome the numerous tests and tribulations along the way to complete this dead-end adventure.

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Uda, Kounosuke
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Fujiwara, Motoo
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Oda, Eiichiro
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Jul 13, 2007
Lance20000 (All reviews)
Well this is the 4th One Piece move that was made and IMO it is still the best.

story: The story follows the straw hats pirates while they are on a Island and in need of money, they soon find out that there is a great pirate race. That alone should be good enough to catch anyones interest. The whole movie is amazing and the enemy is one you can hate.

Art: The only reason that I didnt give this a 10 is because One Piece is art style is a little differnt to other animes but it is true to itself and is even better.

Characters: Great read more
Apr 27, 2008
gonzab (All reviews)
STORY: As you probably are expecting since it's a One Piece movie, the story is original and whacky, revolving around a Pirate Race where everything goes. Besides all the issues you could expect from a movie story such as rushed presentation and such, the story does look interesting and even has a nice twist.

ART: It's One Piece with all it's might. On the other hand, it's One Piece with all it's might, which might not make you happy due to it's particular, peculiar and bizarre art style and design. Nontheless, the art is very refreshing and original, you can't deny that. It also features enhanced read more
Jun 2, 2019
Yabetil (All reviews)
After reviewing the shitty film OP movie 3 was, I feel the need to write another one about the 4th movie: Dead End race.
If you have seen the 4th one, you would have probably seen the 3rd movie too, and I hope so, because I will be comparing this masterpiece to that failure of a film.

This film differs from the other since the very beginning, as the strawhats find themselves involved in a pirate ship's race in order to get some money. This is a nice basis for a OP movie, because as we all know, they alway run out of money due to Luffy's read more
Jan 27, 2016
Rikuson1 (All reviews)
One Piece Movie 4: Dead End no Bouken Review

Story (5/10) Mediocre

I thought the beginning plot for this movie was fine at first and they hype up this Dead End Adventure, the Pirate Ship Race (which gets interrupted and just felt bland) and the story of Shuraiya and his backstory and what not. I think with these three written on paper it sounds like it should be a good movie but I personally felt it fell short in the execution department as certain parts felt drawn out all of characters in the straw hat character didn't really do anything in this movie and I felt read more

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