Most widely held works about Tezuka Purodakushon
Most widely held works by Tezuka Purodakushon
Astro Boy ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,178 libraries worldwide
Set in futuristic Metro City. When a brilliant scientist's young son dies, he secretly creates a powerful robot boy he names Astro Boy. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, Astro Boy embarks on a journey in search of acceptance. Along his way he experiences betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who had rejected him.
Astro Boy. The beginning ( Visual )
45 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
The original boy-robot with 100,000 horsepower strength and courage! In the year 2000, Dr. Boyton creates a super-robot in his deceased son's image. He calls the robot Astro Boy. Astro Boy can swim oceans, leap over mountains, even fly into space on his own power. However, Astro Boy can't replace his son; Dr. Boyton becomes dissatisfied with the boy robot and disowns him. Astro Boy is befriended by Dr. Packadermus J. Elefun of the Institute of Science, who guides him through his adventures. Endowed with super strength, rocket-powered flight, a selfless heart and a kind demeanor, Astro Boy fights a never-ending crusade against the forces of evil.
Astro boy Tetsuwan Atomu ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 188 libraries worldwide
Story of a young robot boy modeled after the son of a research scientist. This atomic-powered robot becomes a reluctant superhero who fights for justice and peace, for humans and robots alike.
Jungle Emperor Leo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
"At the foot of the mysterious Moon Mountain lives a white lion named Leo, ruler of the jungle. He and his family live peacefully among the other animals in a lush habitat with which they have been blessed. Humans have entered Leo's domain, shattering the peace in their relentless search for Moonlight stones, a source of exquisite wealth. Overwhelmed by greed, they have little regard for the living creatures of the jungle. The animals, disturbed by the occupation of their rightful home, must resist the intruders"--Container.
Astro Boy by Junji Kobayashi ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Astro boy the classic 1960s children's TV series. Set 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Astro Boy, a young robot boy modeled after the son of a research scientist, can swim oceans, leap over mountains, and even fly into space. This set features the first 26 episodes of the animated series about a boy robot who becomes a superhero.
Black Jack ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in Japanese and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Underground master surgeon Black Jack investigates a mysterious race of genetically-engineered "Superhumans."
火の鳥 Hinotori. [Volume 1, Persistence of time ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 65 libraries worldwide
"Throuighout time, mankind has chased after the dream of immortality. The phoenix, in the form of a bird of fire, is said to hold the key to eternal life. Great warriors, greedy princesses, ambitious scientists and ordinary people desire its power. Great wars are fought in a vain attempt to possess it and, as a result, civilizatioins rise and fall. Many will perish because of their desires, and they are the lucky ones. True pain comes for those who find immortality and experience the burden of living forever"--Container.
Tezuka School of Animation ( Book )
in English and held by 65 libraries worldwide
Astro boy the classic 1960s children's TV series. Set 2 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Astro Boy, a young robot boy modeled after the son of a research scientist, can swim oceans, leap over mountains, and even fly into space. This set features episodes 27-52 of the animated series about a boy robot who becomes a superhero.
Astro boy ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and Japanese and held by 43 libraries worldwide
A brilliant robot engineer loses his son in a tragic accident so he builds a boy robot in his son's image hoping to fill the void in his life.
Astro Boy original motion picture soundtrack by John Ottman ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Phoenix. [Vol.] 2, Eternal recurrence ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Leona's been brought back to life by modern science after a mysterious lab accident on the moon. To recaim her gender she assassinates the old medicine woman keeping her father alive. Her violent act tears apart her fate.
Kimba ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Kimba follows in the footsteps of his late father, the great lion king, making the jungle a better, safer place for everyone to live.
Kimba the white lion. Volume 1, The king is dead. All hail the king ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
After his father, a white lion king named Ceasar, is killed by hunters, young Kimba must assume the throne. Now Kimba must lead the jungle animals through famine and plague. Four episode of an anime television series.
Phoenix. Vol. 3, Immutable conclusion Hinotori ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Japanese and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Inugami, a man cursed with the head of a wolf, is in love with a guardian spirit named Morimo. He is caught up in a struggle between the local people and Buddhist priest Hoben, who is manipulating the government.
Astro boy. Volume 1 ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
"In the year 2030, Doctor Boynton, the Minister of Science and Technology, is distraught when he loses his son Toby in a car accident. In his likeness, the Doctor creates Astro, a boy robot programmed with special powers to be forever good and protect mankind" -- Container.
Kimba the white lion the classic 1960's children's TV series. Set 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Kimba's enchanting adventures of friendship, jungle survival, and harmony return, ready to be introduced to a whole new generation of fans. Join Kimba along with his pals Pauly the Parrot, Daniel Baboon, and a charming assortment of other loveable characters.
Astro boy. greatest Astro adventures ( Visual )
18 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in Japanese and English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
A brilliant engineer creates the robot Astro Boy in the image of his son Toby, who died in a tragic accident. Astro Boy becomes a crime-fighting hero by standing up for kindness, compassion and selflessness in the face of life's obstacles and becomes a symbol of hope.
Kimba, the white lion. Vol. 1 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Action and adventure television programs Action and adventure television programs Animated films Animated films Animated television programs Animated television programs Animation (Cinematography) Astro Boy (Fictitious character) Betrayal Caricatures and cartoons Children's films Civilization Comic books, strips, etc.--Technique Drama Drawing--Technique Fantasy films Fantasy television programs Fantasy television programs Fathers and sons Feature films Fiction Fiction films Fiction television programs Film adaptations Films Films for the hearing impaired Gladiators Good and evil Grief in men Heroes Immortality Japan Jungle animals Juvenile works Lion Phoenix (Mythical bird) Reconciliation Robots Science fiction Science fiction films Science fiction television programs Scientists Superhero television programs Surgeons Television adaptations Television programs Television series Tezuka, Osamu,--1928-1989 Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Whales
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