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Colorful


Alternative Titles

English: Colorful
Japanese: カラフル

Information

Type: TV
Episodes: 16
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Sep 6, 1999 to Sep 30, 1999
Premiered: Summer 1999
Broadcast: Not scheduled once per week
Producers: TBS
Source: Manga
Duration: 6 min. per ep.
Rating: R+ - Mild Nudity

Statistics

Score: 6.251 (scored by 6,090 users)
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Ranked: #62852
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Popularity: #2762
Members: 15,333
Favorites: 42
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Synopsis

The adventures (and misadventures) of men staring, peeking, glancing, looking, and glaring at women and their efforts to get that extra eyeful of harmlessly exposed panties, bras, and occasional cleavage. Following at most, a few regular males and the outrageous consequences of their actions.
(Source: ANN)

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Characters & Voice Actors

Itani
Main
Kawazu, Yasuhiko
Japanese
Pamela
Supporting
Takano, Urara
Japanese
Jamie
Supporting
Space Alien
Supporting
Yamada, Miho
Japanese
Mademoiselle
Supporting
Yamada, Miho
Japanese

Staff

Nakamura, Ryuutarou
Director
Tsuruoka, Youta
Sound Director
Tsuru, Toshiyuki
Episode Director, Storyboard, Key Animation
Miyamura, Yuko
Theme Song Performance


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"Boku no Taion wa 37.5C" by Yuko Miyamura

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More reviewsReviews

Jan 2, 2015
literaturenerd (All reviews)
Overview:

Greetings my friends and happy 2015 to everybody! What better way to celebrate the new year then by looking at the absolute worst anime of the past!? This not only provides laughter and merriment, but allows us to see just how far our beloved medium of animation has come. Today we look at Colorful, an anime that celebrates voyeurism...un-ironically...and isn't funny. It claims to be a high concept satire of the perversion of man and was directed by the Avant Garde director of Serial Experiments Lain. Unfortunately, this was a HORRIBLE execution of satire and no one seemed to "get it" besides the director himself. read more
Sep 15, 2013
WeirdHeather (All reviews)
As I contemplate this strange little series, a question pops into my mind. Why would a woman watch a series such as this, a series which is practically built around the idea of the panty flash? And on top of that, why might a woman actually enjoy it? I often find the gratuitous panty flashes that plague many anime series to be annoying, and the thoroughly unrealistic portrayals of women found in anime series can bother me as well. However, when these anime traits are taken to extremes and/or used as parody, then I become interested. It is as if read more
Jan 23, 2009
pinUp (All reviews)
If you like ecchi humor, Colorful! is for you.
Although this series is very funny at the beginning, the events that take place seem a bit repetitive after a while. After all, it does contain frisky guys that seem desperate for that one upskirt peek or that one wardrobe malfunction.

The art is okay. If you want something totally psychedelic, go for the intermission pieces.

Sound...well, I don't remember anyone really talking? I watched the English and, sure, there was conversation but there wasn't really any developing dialogue that occurred. This goes for the characters as well: they were there but they don't develop like in read more
Apr 12, 2010
kajia (All reviews)
"Colorful" is basically an anime comedy sketch show. Some of the clips are running jokes featuring recurring characters, but most are independent from one another. One thing all the clips have in common is that they're all ecchi in nature, primarily backed up by the same idea - they're all about lecherous men thinking up new and "innovative" (I'm putting the word in quotes cos it seems kinda wrong to use it in this fashion) ways of peeking up girls' skirt.

Considering the "inspiration" (again... just doesn't seem right to use a term with positive meaning here) behind this show, it would need to do read more

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