Taro the Dragon Boy (1979)

03/17/1979 (US) FantasyAnimationFamilyAdventure 1h 15m
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Patterned after Japanese art and silk screens, Taro, The Dragon Boy is an animated feature about Japanese mythology and cultures, focusing on Taro, a young boy who has to make a voyage to a distant lake to save his mother, who has been turned into a dragon.

  1. Kirio Urayama

    Director, Writer

  2. Miyoko Matsutani


  3. Takashi Mitsui


Top Billed Cast

  1. Junya Kato

    Taro (voice)

  2. Mina Tominaga

    Mina Tominaga

    Aya (voice)

  3. Kazuo Kumakura

    Kazuo Kumakura

    Red Oni (voice)

  4. Kazuo Kitamura

    Kazuo Kitamura


  5. Junko Kuroda


  6. Toshiko Yabuki


  7. Kirin Kiki

    Kirin Kiki

    Yamanba (voice)

  8. Sayuri Yoshinaga

    Sayuri Yoshinaga

    Tatsuya (voice)

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Taro the Dragon Boy
Taro the Dragon Boy

Original Title 龍の子太郎

Status Released

Original Language Japanese

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