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Giant Robo: The Animation

Giant Robo: The Day the Earth Stood Still

Japan, 1991
Animation, Action, Drama


In the future, the Experts of Justice battle to protect Earth from the terrorist organization, Big Fire, with the help of a boy who is the sole controller of a colossal robot.

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Giant Robo: The Animation Directed by Yasuhiro Imagawa, Kazuyoshi Katayama, Shigeto Makino ...

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  • Ben Haden's rating of the film Giant Robo: The Animation

    "When all the archtypes burst in shamelessly, we reach Homeric depths. Two cliches make us laugh. A hundred cliches move us. For we sense dimly that the cliches are talking among themselves, and celebrating a reunion. Just as the height of pain may encounter sensual pleasure, and the height of perversion border on mystical energy, so too the height of banality allows us to catch a glimpse of the sublime" -Umberto Eco

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