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Gatchaman '94 (1994)
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Gatchaman '94 (1994)
Original name: Gatchaman OVA
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Gatchaman is a three-part original video animation (OVA) based on the popular 1970s anime Gatchaman. It was released in Japan and the United States during the mid-1990s. This version of Gatchaman is set in the year 2066 where the evil leader of the nation of Hontwall is threatening to take over the planet. Scientists from the International Science Organization are disappearing and only five teenage heroes, the Science Ninja team, can stop the disaster. The OVAs were licensed by Urban Vision through Harmony Gold USA and were released on VHS and DVD. At Anime Boston 2013, Sentai Filmworks had announced that they have rescued the OVA series along with the original 1970's series for a DVD re-release in October. The series was made available for streaming through Crunchyroll. The series was originally dubbed by Harmony Gold and Urban Vision, however, Sentai Filmworks confirmed that the OVAs will be redubbed for their upcoming DVD and Blu-ray re-release to match the uncut TV series dub.
Plot: superhero, martial arts, violence, secret identity

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Duration: 45 min.
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Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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57%
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TV show
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