Overview

In the future, one can achieve immortality by obtaining a mechanized body. Orphaned, young Tetsuro hitches a ride on the space train Galaxy Express 999 in the hope of obtaining a cyborg body to avenge his mother's death. Along the way, he meets Matael, who is the spitting image of his dead mother.

  1. Fumio Ishimori

    Screenplay

  2. Shingo Araki

    Characters

  3. Kon Ichikawa

    Screenplay

  4. Leiji Matsumoto

    Author

  5. Rintaro

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Masako Nozawa

    Masako Nozawa

    Tetsurô Hoshino (voice)

  2. Masako Ikeda

    Masako Ikeda

    Maetel (voice)

  3. Yôko Asagami

    Yôko Asagami

    Claire (voice)

  4. Miyoko Asô

    Miyoko Asô

    Tochirô's Mother (voice)

  5. Toshiko Fujita

    Toshiko Fujita

    Shadow (voice)

Full Cast & Crew

Galaxy Express 999
Galaxy Express 999

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Facts

Original Title 銀河鉄道999

Status Released

Release Information

  • August 4, 1979
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Japanese

Runtime 2h 8m

Budget -

Revenue -

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