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Interstella5555: The 5tory of The 5ecret 5tar 5ystem


Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Interstellar 5555
Japanese: インターステラ5555

Information

Type: Music
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 1, 2003
Producers: EMI
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Music
Duration: 1 hr. 7 min.
Rating: G - All Ages

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Score: 8.171 (scored by 21,243 users)
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Ranked: #3372
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Popularity: #1625
Members: 32,716
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Synopsis

This music video is the visual realization of "Discovery", an album by Daft Punk. It tells the story of a band of four extraterrestrial musicians who are kidnapped and brought back to Earth by an evil manager. Their only hopes lie with a space pilot from their home planet who, after receiving a distress call broadcasted during the abduction, seeks out to rescue them.

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Characters & Voice Actors

Shep
Shep
Main
 
Stella
Stella
Main
 
Baryl
Baryl
Main
 
Arpegius
Arpegius
Main
 

Staff

de Homem-Christo, Guy-Manuel
de Homem-Christo, Guy-Manuel
Producer
Bangalter, Thomas
Bangalter, Thomas
Producer
Matsumoto, Leiji
Matsumoto, Leiji
Director
Takenouchi, Kazuhisa
Takenouchi, Kazuhisa
Director


Edit Opening Theme

"One More Time" by Daft Punk

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"Aerodynamic (Daft Punk Remix)" by Daft Punk




More reviewsReviews

Feena-c
Oct 10, 2007
Story:
The story is a fairly normal thing. Several musicians get kidnapped and brain washed by an evil doer.
The most interesting thing about this story is the fact that said musicians are aliens.
Which makes things very interesting.
The story moves along quickly but doesn't skim things either.
And if you like AMVs you'll find this to be very much the best one you'll ever see as things make sense!
An 8 on story from me.

Art:
While the movie aired in 2003, the art looks very much like something from the late 80s.
That is not to say it isn't well animated. It's very smooth, but looks like cleaned up 80s read more
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Hejin
Aug 16, 2009
So here we are with another anime review! This time around, it seems that I'm reviewing not so much a series, but a single one shot movie.

This movie in question is called Interstellar 5555(which I found out of luck), and I have to say that it was something very unexpected.

Story: While this movie is really a visual representation of the Daft Punk album Discovery, it actually had a pretty good story. The basis of the story involves four extraterrestrial musicians who get kidnapped from their home world and brought to Earth. They end up having to be rescued by a read more
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Mimmey_maroui
May 31, 2008
Unlike most anime, there is no dialogue in this movie. The story is told by Daft Punk's album Discovery. I thought the film was great and had an awesome plot (though I think if there had been speaking parts it would've been AMAZING!!!) Having been a big fan of the parisian robot duo I had much respect for the work and tried to correlate the songs to the story. I think that if you have previous experience with their work, the movie is a slightly more enjoyable (well, more easy to understand if you're familiar with their odd film style), but the love read more
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Malunis_T
Dec 9, 2007
Interstella5555 is the collaboration work of a band with an anime legend: It all begins in the 90s, when music videos were original (no offense to the current works); Daft Punk, a techno group, made a music video for their song "One More Time," the video animation was done by an anime artist known as Leiji Matsumoto. The video featured a band of four extraterrestrial characters, looking human with blue skin. The video had them playing the song as the whole alien world was dancing to their beautiful music. While this is going on, some mysterious villain shows up and spies on them, soon after read more
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