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

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Synonyms: Interstellar 5555
Japanese: インターステラ5555
Spanish: Interstella5555 The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem
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Type: Music
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 1, 2003
Producers: EMI
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Music
Genres: AdventureAdventure, DramaDrama, Sci-FiSci-Fi
Themes: Adult CastAdult Cast, MusicMusic
Duration: 1 hr. 5 min.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 8.131 (scored by 4080840,808 users)
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Ranked: #4092
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Popularity: #2290
Members: 68,085
Favorites: 870

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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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Darkwood, Mr.






Opening Theme

Apple Music
Amazon Music
Youtube Music
"One More Time" by Daft Punk

Ending Theme

"Aerodynamic (Daft Punk Remix)" by Daft Punk

Oct 10, 2007
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.

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 ...
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 ...
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 ...

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Wish we had more anime like this
MotherMisato - Aug 12, 2021
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Jun 22, 5:11 AM
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Blutspender - Oct 19, 2010
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Jun 10, 8:30 PM
RIP Daft Punk
ZeChunkyPanda - Feb 22, 2021
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May 17, 12:17 AM
This was amazing..
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