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Gankutsuou The Count of Monte Cristo. Chapter 1

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Born into an aristocratic family in Paris, Albert sets out on a journey with his best friend, Franz, to escape his privileged yet dull life. They travel to Luna, on the surface of the moon, and meet a very wealthy man named The Count of Monte Cristo. Becoming completely fascinated with the Count's mysterious charm, Albert welcomes him into Paris high society.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : anamorphic, sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ; DVD
  • Publisher: [Des Moines, IA] : Geneon Entertainment : [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the original story "Le Comte de Monte Cristo" by Alexandre Dumas, with the original concept by Mahiro Maeda.
Originally broadcast in 2004.
Special features: Act 1: storyboard by director Mahiro Maeda ; interview with director Mahiro Maeda; comments from voice actors; promotional trailer; textless opening; textless ending; Geneon previews.
Formatted Contents Note:
Act 1: At journey's end, we meet -- Act 2: Until the sun rises over the moon -- Act 3: 5/22, Stormy -- Act 4: A mother's secret.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Animation director, Hidenori Matsubara ; art directors, Hiroshi Sasaki, Yusuke Takeda ; music, Jean-Jacques Burnel ; costume designer, Anna Sui ; production designer, Makoto Kobayashi ; original character design, Mahiro Maeda ; character designer, Hidenori Matsubara.
Participant or Performer Note:
Japanese language voices: Joji Nakata, Jun Fukuyama, Daisuke Hirakawa, Akiko Yajma, Koji Ishii, Nobuo Tobita, Rio Natsuki.
English language voices: Taylor Henry, Kevin Hatcher, Ethan Murray, Carrie Savage, Jack Bauer, John Smallberries, Doug Erholtz.
Summary, etc.:
Born into an aristocratic family in Paris, Albert sets out on a journey with his best friend, Franz, to escape his privileged yet dull life. They travel to Luna, on the surface of the moon, and meet a very wealthy man named The Count of Monte Cristo. Becoming completely fascinated with the Count's mysterious charm, Albert welcomes him into Paris high society.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: 16UP; for mature themes.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, 16:9 presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Language Note:
English or Japanese dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject: Aristocracy (Social class) > France > Paris > Drama.
Revenge > Drama.
Genre: Fantasy > Television series.


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