Tondemo Nezumi Daikatsuyaku

The Legend of Manxmouse

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Synonyms: Manxmouse
Japanese: トンデモネズミ大活躍
English: The Legend of Manxmouse
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Type: TV Special
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Jun 30, 1979
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Studios: Nippon Animation
Source: Novel
Genre: AdventureAdventure
Duration: 1 hr. 15 min.
Rating: G - All Ages


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Ranked: #99252
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Popularity: #13858
Members: 882
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This animated story features Manxmouse, the mouse that looks like a rabbit, and all because of his ears. Join in the adventures in this delightful story.

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Based on a children's novel from 1968 by Paul Gallico, "Manxmouse: The Mouse Who Knew No Fear". The 1979 anime movie was dubbed into English, broadcast on Nickelodeon in 1989 and released on VHS in 1990 by Celebrity Home Entertainment.

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Saitou, Hiroshi
Director, Script
Yukimuro, Shunichi
Script, Screenplay
Mori, Yasuji
Character Design
Momose, Yoshiyuki
Animation Director, Character Design


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"Boku wa Umareta (僕は生まれた)" by Kamifusen


Dec 29, 2018
The short review is: If you are five years old, you probably will enjoy this.

It's the story of Manxmouse, brought to life by a clay sculptor, who heads out on his own to explore the world. Manxmouse has no fear, until he learns of his fate, which is that he will be eaten by the equally legendary manx cat.

Generally light-hearted adventures as Manxmouse comes across non-scary ghosts, a non-scary circus tiger, and a non-scary hawk, among others. Even though he is a mouse, he has long ears and very large rear ...

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