Wanwan Chuushingura

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Alternative Titles

Synonyms: Doggie March
Japanese: わんわん忠臣蔵
Spanish: Rock el Valiente
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Type: Movie
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 21, 1963
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: None found, add some
Studios: Toei Animation
Source: Original
Genres: ActionAction, AdventureAdventure, DramaDrama, FantasyFantasy
Theme: AnthropomorphicAnthropomorphic
Duration: 1 hr. 21 min.
Rating: G - All Ages


Score: 5.641 (scored by 458458 users)
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Ranked: #108902
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Popularity: #12129
Members: 1,325
Favorites: 4

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The homeless dog Rock swears to take to revenge on a tiger named Killer in the zoo, who had killed his mother. The dogs in town, troubled by the atrocities of Killer, join forces to support Rock. Changing the target of revenge to the murderer of the main character's mother made it easier for kids to empathize with the character.

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Characters & Voice Actors


Kamo, Yoshihisa


Satou, Hideo

Norainu B

Umino, Katsuo


Daikuhara, Akira
Director, Animation Director
Duke Aces
Theme Song Performance
Miyazaki, Hayao
In-Between Animation
Mori, Takeshi


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Mar 5, 2021
Pretty terrible. This felt like a lazy low budget imitation of Disney movies and actually has the dubious recognition of being the first work where Miyazaki is credited as an animator. The voice work and sound design is particularly terrible in this one, egregious even. The entire thing felt like a throwaway production designed to fill some quota.

Its the story of a dog trying to take revenge on a tiger for killing its mum. The tiger is notable for it seems like an inspiration of the likes of Sher Khan and Scar, or perhaps its the other way around. This movie is so terrible, I ...
Aug 6, 2019
Wan Wan Chuushingura is a movie that would be watched for one reason alone: it was the first animation Hayao Miyazaki worked on as an animator. So, unless you happen to be trying to watch every single work Miyazaki has been involved in, I would give this a pass.

Story and Character: 2 for each

Rather simplistic, the synopsis has the amount of depth the movie itself provides. None. It's a kid's film from the 60s which has a lot of plot shortfalls of worse movies today. The conflict can be described in a sentence, the villian and the hero are both boring. The evil character does ...

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