Dash! Kappei
1981

Genres: Comedy / Ecchi / Shounen / Sports / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Dash! Kappei
Dashing Kappei
Dashu Kappei
ダッシュ勝平
Year: 1981
Series: 65 episodes, 20 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Tatsunoko Productions

Kappei is a dramatically short guy but he is a master in every sport. He lives as a guest in sweet Akane's house, and he's in love with her, but there's a strange rival, her dog Salomone (Italian

Dash! Kappei
Swan Lake
1981

Genres: Drama / Fantasy / Romance / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Swan Lake
Sekai Meisaku Douwa: Hakuchou no Mizuumi
世界名作童話 白鳥の湖
世界名作童話 白鳥の湖
Year: 1981
Series: Full movie, 75 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation

When Prince Siegfried spots a beautiful swan with a crown on its head, for some reason he feels compelled to follow it. He discovers that the swan is, in fact, a princess named Odette, who is under a

Swan Lake
Six God Combination Godmars
1981

Genres: Action / Mecha / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Rokushin Gattai GodMars
六神合体ゴッドマーズ
Year: 1981
Series: 64 episodes, 25 мин.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: TMS Entertainment

In the year 1999, humanity begins to advance beyond the solar system. The planet Gishin, led by the Emperor Zule, which aims to conquer the galaxy, runs into conflict with Earth. He targets Earth for

Six God Combination Godmars
Run Melos
1981

Genres: Drama / Historical / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Run for Life
Hashire! Melos
Hashire Melos
Run Melos!
走れメロス
Year: 1981
Series: Special, (1 ep) 68 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

Melos, a Greek country man gets arrested accused of conspiracy against the king. The king gives him three days to travel to his sister's wedding while Selinentius the sculptor and friend of Melos

Run Melos!
Dr. Slump & Arale-chan
1981

Genres: Comedy / Sci-Fi / Shounen / Slice of Life / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Dr. Slump & Arale-chan
Year: 1981
Series: 51 of 243 episodes, 25 min.
Video Quality: SD 576p
Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

Dr. Slump creates a little android girl, Arale, who is very stong, happy, and totally common senseless. They live in Penguin Village where the strangest things happen (e.g., the dawn is announced by

Dr. Slump: Arale-chan
Queen Millennia
1981

Genres: Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Queen Millennia
Shin Taketori Monogatari: 1000-nen Joou
The Queen of a Thousand Years
1000-Year Queen
Shin Taketori Monogatari: Sennen Joou
新竹取物語 1000年女王
Year: 1981
Series: 42 episodes, 25 min.
Video Quality: SD
Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation

The year is 1999. Amamori Hajime is just a normal, everyday elementary school student, trying to study and hanging out with his crazy pals. But then one day as his father is testing a piece of

Queen Millennia
Queen Millennia
1981

Genres: Drama / Mystery / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Queen Millennia
Shin Taketori Monogatari: 1000-nen Joou
The Queen of a Thousand Years
1000-Year Queen
Shin Taketori Monogatari: Sennen Joou
新竹取物語 1000年女王
Year: 1981
Series: 42 episodes, 25 min.
Video Quality: SD
Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation

The year is 1999. Amamori Hajime is just a normal, everyday elementary school student, trying to study and hanging out with his crazy pals. But then one day as his father is testing a piece of

Queen Millennia
Twelve Months
1980

Genres: Fantasy / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
World Children's Classics: The Forest That Lives
Sekai Meisaku Douwa - Mori wa Ikiteiru
World Masterpiece Children's Stories: The Forest is Alive
Sekai Meisaku Dowa Mori wa Ikiteiru
世界名作童話 森は生きている
世界名作童話 森は生きている
森は生きている
Year: 1980
Series: Full movie, 65 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation

Twelve Months is the story of an orphaned girl named Anya. When a spoiled princess, who is also orphaned, sees a picture of a Galanthus, she immediately wants one. However, the Galanthus only blooms

Twelve Months
Doraemon: Nobita's Dinosaur
1980

Genres: Adventure / Comedy / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Doraemon: Nobita no Kyouryuu
Doraemon: Nobita's Dinosaur
Doraemon: Nobita No Kyoryu
ドラえもん のび太の恐竜
Year: 1980
Series: Full movie, 94 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Shinei Animation

Nobita finds a fossilized dinosaur egg by accident, and with the help of Doraemon's tools, they hatched the egg and began raising the dinosaur. Knowing that they can't keep the dinosaur forever,

Doraemon: Nobita's Dinosaur
The New Adventures of Gigantor
1980

Genres: Action / Mecha / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
The New Adventures of Gigantor
Taiyou no Shisha Tetsujin 28-gou
Tetsujin 28-gou (1980)
太陽の使者 鉄人28号
太陽の使者 鉄人28号
鉄人28号 (1980)
鉄人28号(新)
Year: 1980
Series: 51 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: TMS Entertainment
Adaptation: Tetsujin 28-gou

Shotaro had become an Interpol agent, working with Branch Robo, the antirobot crime unit of that organization. He still employs Tetsujin. Highly localized with some scenes removed to fit in

The New Adventures of Gigantor
Toward the Terra
1980

Genres: Action / Drama / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Terra e...
地球へ・・・
Year: 1980
Series: Full movie, 120 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

In the future, humans are living on colonized planets and are controlled in every aspect of their life by a system of computers. Evolution has resulted in the birth of people with extraordinary

Toward the Terra
Phoenix 2772
1980

Genres: Adventure / Drama / Fantasy / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Phoenix 2772: Cosmo Song of Love
Hi no Tori 2772: Ai no Cosmo Zone
Hi no Tori 2772: Ai no Cosmo Song
Firebird 2772: Cosmos Zone of Love
Hi no Tori 2772: Ai no CosmoZone
Phoenix 2772 - Space Firebird
火の鳥2772 愛のコスモゾーン
火の鳥 2772 愛のコスモゾーン
火の鳥2772 愛のコスモゾーン
Year: 1980
Series: Full movie, 122 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Tezuka Productions

Phoenix 2772 starts with twelve minutes without dialogue, much like a silent film, recalling the birth and education of Godo. In this brave new world, children are born in test tubes and are raised

Phoenix 2772
Magical Girl Lalabel: the Sea Calls for a Summer Vacation
1980

Genres: Magic / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Magical Girl Lalabel: The Sea Calls for a Summer Vacation
Mahou Shoujo Lalabel: Umi ga Yobu Natsuyatsumi
Mahou Shoujo Lara Bell - Umi ga Yobu Natsu Yasumi
Mahou Shoujo Lalabel: Umi ga Yobu Natsu Yasumi
Mahou Shoujo Lalabel (1980)
魔法少女ララベル 海が呼ぶ夏休み
魔法少女ララベル - 海が呼ぶ夏休み
魔法少女ララベル 海が呼ぶ夏休み
魔法少女ララベル (1980)
Year: 1980
Series: Short film 15 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation

During the summer, Lalabel and her friends, Teko and Toko, arrived at the hostel owned by Teko's uncle. Teko's uncle and aunt have gone to the operation of their acquiantance, leaving their son,

Magical Girl Lalabel: the Sea Calls for a Summer Vacation
Fumoon
1980

Genres: Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Fumoon
フウムーン
Year: 1980
Series: TV Special, 91 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Tezuka Productions

Nuclear testing has resulted in the abrupt evolution of the Fumoon, a tiny but highly intelligent humanoid race on a small island, who are detected by Dr. Yamadano. Except for a few witnesses

Fumoon
Ashita no Joe 2
1980

Genres: Drama / Sports / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Tomorrow's Joe 2
あしたのジョー2
あしたのジョー2
Year: 1980
Series: 47 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Tokyo Movie Shinsha
Adaptation: Ashita no Joe

Yabuki Joe is wandering around as if he escaped from the death of Rikiishi Toru. During his wandering journey, he meets Wolf Kanagushi and Goromaki Gondo. Their meeting arouses his fighting sprits,

Ashita no Joe 2
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
1980

Genres: Adventure / Drama / Historical / Slice of Life / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Tom Sawyer no Bouken
Tom Sawyer no Boken
トム・ソーヤーの冒険
トムソーヤの冒険
Sekai Meisaku Gekijou Kanketsu Ban: Tom Sawyer no Bouken
World Masterpiece Theater Complete Edition: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
世界名作劇場・完結版 トム・ソーヤーの冒険
Year: 1980
Series: 11 of 49 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Nippon Animation

Tom Sawyer is a young boy growing up along the Mississippi River in the mid 1800s. Along with his best friend Huckleberry Finn, he spends his days ditching school, fishing, climbing trees and having

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Space Battleship Yamato 3
1980

Genres: Action / Adventure / Drama / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Star Blazers: The Bolar Wars
Uchuu Senkan Yamato 3
宇宙戦艦ヤマトIII
Year: 1980
Series: 25 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Academy Productions

A stray missile from a confrontation between the Galman empire and the Bolar Federation crashes into the sun, turning it into a time bomb of radiation. The Star Force once again sets off into space,

Space Battleship Yamato 3
Be Forever Yamato
1980

Genres: Action / Adventure / Drama / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Be Forever Yamato
Yamato yo Towa ni
ヤマトよ永遠[とわ]に
ヤマトよ永遠に
Year: 1980
Series: Full movie, 145 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

The Black Nebula Empire attacks Earth and threatens to blow up the planet with a bomb they placed on Earth if counter attacked. Earths hopes rest on the Yamato crew as they go to the Black Nebula

Be Forever Yamato
Cyborg 009: Legend of the Super Galaxy
1980

Genres: Action / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Cyborg 009: Chou Ginga Densetsu
サイボーグ009 超銀河伝説
Year: 1980
Series: Full movie, 130 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation
Adaptation: Cyborg 009

The cyborgs are no longer on duty, they live normal lives until a mysterious space ship lands on earth. The only survivor on the ship warns about an evil conqueror called Zoa that wants to conquer

Cyborg 009: Legend of the Super Galaxy
Space Runaway Ideon
1980

Genres: Drama / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Densetsu Kyojin Ideon
Great God Legend Ideon
Legendary Giant God Ideon
Space Runaway Ideon
伝説巨神イデオン
Year: 1980
Series: 39 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Sunrise

Humanity's pursuit of knowledge leads them to the planet Solo, where they find mysterious remains of a long dead alien civilization, including the 3 part super robot 'Ideon', and a powerful warship.

Space Runaway Ideon
Little Women
1980

Genres: Historical / Slice of Life / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Little Women (1980)
Wakakusa Monogatari
若草物語
Year: 1980
Series: Special, 1 Episode, 68 Min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation

This is a TV special based on the novel, Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott. It covers a year in the lives of four sisters, Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy as their father is away fighting in the American

Little Women
Astro Boy (1980)
1980

Genres: Action / Adventure / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Shounen / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Astro Boy (1980)
Tetsuwan Atom (1980)
鉄腕アトム(新)
Year: 1980
Series: 52 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Tezuka Productions
Adaptation: Tetsuwan Atom

Creating a robotic boy in the image of his recently deceased son Tobio, Professor Tenma thought nothing could go wrong now that his beloved child had been "reborn"... that is, until he comes to

Astro Boy (1980)
SF Saiyuuki Starzinger
1979

Genres: Adventure / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Shounen / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Science Fiction Saiyuki Starzinger
SF Saiyuuki Starzinger (1979)
SF西遊記スタージンガー
SF西遊記 スタージンガー (1979)
SF西遊記 スタージンガー
Year: 1979
Series: Short movie, 22 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Toei Animation

Princess Aurora, the only survivor of her planet destroyed by evil mutants, is resolved to put an end to the mutant menace in the galaxy along with three enhanced human cyborgs Jesse Dart, Porkos and

SF Saiyuuki Starzinger
Daddy Long-Legs
1979

Genres: Comedy / Drama / Shoujo / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Daddy Long-Legs
Ashinaga Oji-san
Ashinaga Ojisan
あしながおじさん
Year: 1979
Series: Special, (1 ep) 69 min.

Age limit: ---
Studios: Tatsunoko Productions

An orphan girl receives a scholarship for a prestigious school from an anonymous benefactor who she refers to as Daddy Long Legs. Note: This TV special is not related to the 1990's series directly.

Daddy Long-Legs
Mirai Robo Daltanias
1979

Genres: Comedy / Mecha / Shounen / Space / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Mirai Robo Daltanias
Future Robo Daltanias
Future Robot Dartanius
未来ロボ ダルタニアス
未来ロボ ダルタニアス
Year: 1979
Series: 47 episodes, 25 min.
Video Quality: SD 576p
Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

It is the year 1995. Earth has been conquered by an alien army from the Saar cluster known as the Akron. The cities of Earth have been destroyed, and the remaining survivors live in harsh shanty

Mirai Robo Daltanias
Mobile Suit Gundam
1979

Genres: Action / Mecha / Sci-Fi / Eng. Dubbing


Alternative titles:
Mobile Suit Gundam
Kidou Senshi Gundam
Kido Senshi Gundam
機動戦士ガンダム
Year: 1979
Series: 42 episodes, 25 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Sunrise

In the year Universal Century 0079, humanity lives in space colonies called Sides. Side 3, the Principality of Zeon, has declared war on the Earth Federation. After the intial fighting, an 8-month

Mobile Suit Gundam
Galaxy Express 999 Movie
1979

Genres: Adventure / Drama / Fantasy / Sci-Fi / Space / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Galaxy Express 999 Movie
Ginga Tetsudou 999 (1979)
Galaxy Express 999: The Signature Edition
Galaxy Express 999 (1979)
Ginga Tetsudo 999
銀河鉄道999
銀河鉄道999 (1979)
Year: 1979
Series: Full movie, 130 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation
Adaptation: Ginga Tetsudou 999

After the death of his mother at the hands of the evil robot Count Mecha, young Tetsuro has become a delinquent street urchin who dreams only of revenge. Tetsuro lives in a far future world in which

Galaxy Express 999 Movie
Space Battleship Yamato: The New Voyage
1979

Genres: Action / Adventure / Drama / Sci-Fi / Eng. Subtitles


Alternative titles:
Space Battleship Yamato: The New Voyage
Uchuu Senkan Yamato: Aratanaru Tabidachi
宇宙戦艦ヤマト 新たなる旅立ち
宇宙戦艦ヤマト 新たなる旅立ち
Year: 1979
Series: Full movie, 95 min.

Age limit: 13+
Studios: Toei Animation

It is the year 2201. The Yamato has returned from the devastating battle with Emperor Zordar and the Comet Empire. Sanada, Aihara, and Shima are released from the hospital, and go to pay their

Space Battleship Yamato: The New Voyage