Rin, Tarō 1941-
Most widely held works by Tarō Rin
Metropolis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in Japanese and English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
"In the industrial, tri-level world of Metropolis, Duke Red is a powerful leader with plans to unveil a highly advanced robot named Tima. But Duke Red's violent son Rock distrusts robots, and intends to find and destroy Tima. Lost in the confusing labyrinth beneath Metropolis, Tima is beginning a friendship with the young nephew of a Japanese detective. But when Duke Red separates the two innocents, Tima's life--and the fate of the universe--is dangerously at stake"--Container.
Metropolis ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
In the industrial, tri-level world of Metropolis, Duke Red is a powerful leader with plans to unveil a highly advanced robot named Tima. But Duke Red's violent son Rock distrusts robots, and intends to find and destroy Tima. Lost in the confusing labyrinth beneath Metropolis, Tima is beginning a friendship with the young nephew of a Japanese detective. But when Duke Red separates the two innocents, Tima's life, and the fate of the universe, is at stake. An anime film based upon the 1927 film: Metropolis.
X the complete series ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Kamu stands alone at the crossroads between salvation and Armageddon. Destiny demands that this tormented young man decide the fate of a world he no longer belongs in. Torn between rival orders of superhuman warriors, the time has come for Kamui to choose his side.
The dagger of Kamui ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in Japanese and held by 64 libraries worldwide
Follows Jiro, the holder of the dagger of Kamui, on his search for treasure and vengeance.
X ( Visual )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 62 libraries worldwide
At the millennial edge, the concluding battle for humanity's future is staged. Kamui Shirou's destiny has been decided as he returns to Tokyo to face his ultimate challenge. The Dragon of Heaven, defenders of the Earth, stand ready to protect the world from the Dragon of Earth, the seven angels of legend, who embrace the devastation of the planet to bring about its purification. Now Kamui must decide which side to fight for although he finds the idea utterly unappealing. It isn't until realizing that his two childhood friends, Fuma and Kotori Monou, are in grievous peril that Kamui decides to step into his fated position in the climactic struggle of the Year of Destiny: 1999.
Captain Herlock. The legend returns ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Tadashi returns home to find his father dead and his killers standing over his body. As they attack Tadashi, Captain Herlock saves his life. Tadashi joins the crew of the space battleship to avenge his fathers death.
X ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Based on the Clamp manga series, X tells the sotry of a battle for the future of humanity on the eve of the millenium.
Reign the conqueror Volume 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
A prophecy says that Alexander the Great will first rule then destroy the world. Taught by Aristotle the philosopher, he pursues his ambition to rule through a world of warring armies, sorcerers and other assailants.
Captain Herlock. The decimated planet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
The Noo capture Tadashi and Maji and force them to fight a huge monster in hopes of luring Herlock. The spiritual battle leads to Herlock's victory. Victory is short lived, for the Noo possess Kei, and Tadashi engages in battle to save Kei.
Captain Herlock. Tendrils of fear ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 23 libraries worldwide
The Space Sheriff Station forces confront the Fata Morgana, which holds the Noo. But when the Noo turns the fleet against itself, only the Arcadia can stop the Noo from getting away.
X. Volume 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Two groups of supernaturally powered warriors begin a prophetic battle to shape the future. A battle that will rock the foundations of the planet. The Dragons of Earth swear to purge humanity from the world, while the Dragons of Heaven are the last hope of all mankind. Ony young man hols the key to Earth's destiny.
Captain Herlock. The final voyage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Upon reaching Neo-Terra, Yattaran's invention disables the Fata Morgana's revitalization abilities, but then the planet itself attacks the Arcadia! The ship barely survives the first attacks and Herlock sends the crew off and pursues the Noo himself! Contains episodes 11-13 with a bonus disc of over 80 minutes of materials.
Doomed megalopolis ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2003 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Tokyo is under siege as occult forces take over the burial site of Taira No Masakado, the city's founder. The forces of good oppose the evil necromancer Kato in the form of an aging priest, an alluring virgin, and a group of untested heroes. Soon they learn only too well that the ruthless Kato is not an easy enemy to defeat.
Neo-Tokyo ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Labyrinth Labyrinthos: A young girl and her cat fall through a mirror and end up in the alleyway behind their house. The running man: Race car drivers are psionically plugged into their vehicles. Construction cancellation order: A young bureaucrat must shut down a project deep in the Amazon jungle.
Meikyū monogatari Manie-manie ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Japanese and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Three classic Japanese anime films.
銀河鉄道 999 Galaxy Express 999 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in Japanese and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Galaxy Express Three-Nine is a train that travels through space, from Magalopolis Station to Andromeda, but is also a metaphor for life itself, with passengers constantly boarding, debarking, and dreaming along the way. This is a story of one of those passengers, young boy Tetsurō and a mysterious beauty called Maetel. Based on the Japanese classic comics series, uncut and unedited version.
Metropolis Metoroporisu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Set in a futuristic city at the height of its civilisation. Tells the story of Tima, a beautiful and mysterious humanoid who does not realise that she is actually a highly advanced robot. It is Tima who must discover her true self and begin to bridge the gap between humans and humanoid, to save the entire city from the dark dictator Duke Red.
Harmagedon the great battle with Genma ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Princess Luna and a handful of accomplices must save the earth from the evil Genma who has already destroyed half the universe.
Metropolis ( Visual )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 13 libraries worldwide
In the industrial, tri-level world of Metropolis, Duke Red plans to rule with the aid of a new kind of robot.
Reign the conqueror. Volume 3 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Alexander goes to Egypt to build the city that bears his name. An oracle predicts that he will rule the world, but will die at the hands of the one closest to him.
Action and adventure films Action and adventure films Alexander,--the Great,--356-323 B.C Animated films Animated films Animated television programs Aramata, Hiroshi,--1947- Battles Cats Daggers Detectives Drama DVDs Earthquakes End of the world Fantasy films Fantasy television programs Fate and fatalism Feature films Feature films Fiction films Fiction television programs Film adaptations Film adaptations Film and video adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Films--for the hearing impaired Foreign films Good and evil Interplanetary voyages Japan Japan--Tokyo Juvenile works Magic Metropolis (Imaginary place) Motion pictures Motion pictures, Japanese Revenge Robots Science fiction films Science fiction films Short films Space ships Space stations Space travelers Supernatural Video recordings for the hearing impaired Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Violence
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