Idol Defense Force Hummingbird (OAV)

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Alternative title:
Humming Bird (Italian) 
Hummingbirds 
Idol Bōeitai Hummingbird (Japanese) 
アイドル防衛隊ハミングバード (Japanese) 
偶像防衛隊 (Chinese (Taiwan)) 
Genres: action , adventure , comedy 
Themes: military 
Objectionable content: Significant 
Plot Summary: When the Japanese government puts civilian organizations in charge of the country's air force, some of these companies decide to put their aspiring idol singers behind the controls of their fighter planes. Among these groups of idol singers is Hummingbird, a five-woman team consisting of the Toreishi sisters—Satsuki, Uzuki, Yayoi, Kanna and Miina. During a taping session, video director Kudo sees some potential in these girls and jumps in to help them reach the top of the charts by directing their debut video. 
User Ratings: 22 ratings have been given [details]
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 Very good: 3 votes (sub:2, raw:1)
 Good: 4 votes (sub:4)
 Decent: 4 votes (sub:4)
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Seen in part or in whole by 73 users, rank: #3792 (of 5996)
Median rating: Decent
Arithmetic mean: 5.818 (Decent−), std. dev.: 2.1875, rank: #4694 (of 5991)
Weighted mean: 5.617 (Decent−), rank: #4950 (of 5991) (seen all: 5.42 / seen some: 6.09 / won't finish: 6.00)
Bayesian estimate: 6.294 (Decent+), rank: #3516 (of 4540)
Running time: 40 minutes per episode 
Number of episodes: 4 
Episode titles: We have 4
Vintage: 1993 
Opening Theme:
#1: "Love Wing" by Fumie Kusachi (ep 1) 
#2: "Romance ni byouyomi" by Fumie Kusachi (ep 2) 
#3: "MY BLUE PARADISE" by Fumie Kusachi (eps 3-4) 
Ending Theme:
#1: "Furareta Nante Omottenai kara" (ふられたなんて思ってないから) by Hummingbird 
#2: "RAINBOW FORCES" by Hummingbird 
#3: "Shitsuren Zenya" (失恋前夜) by Hummingbird 
#4: "Yume no Basho e" (夢の場所へ) by Hummingbird 
Insert song:
"Ii Musume de wa Irarenai" (いい娘ではいられない) by Sakiko Tamagawa & Yuri Amano (ep 3) 
"Jōnetsu" (情熱) by Hummingbird (ep 4) 
"Koibito-tachi no Crying Rain" (恋人たちのクライン・レイン) by Hummingbird (ep 3) 
"Love Wing (go-nin Version)" (Love Wing (5人バージョン)) by Hummingbird (ep 4) 
"Nakimushi no Mermaid (Acoustic Ver)" (泣き虫のマーメイド(アコースティックVer)) by Kotono Mitsuishi & Hekiru Shiina (ep 3) 
"Setsunai Omoi" (せつない想い) by Hummingbird (ep 1) 
"Yappari Daisuki" (やっぱり大好き) by Hummingbird (ep 1) 
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Trivia: We have 2
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Kiyoshi Murayama 
Music: Takeo Miratsu 
Original creator: Hitoshi Yoshioka 
Character Design: Masahide Yanagisawa 
Art Director:
Chitose Asakura (ep 2) 
Torao Arai (ep 1) 
Yoshimi Umino (ep 3) 
Sound Director: Hideyuki Tanaka 
Director of Photography:
Kazunori Hashimoto (ep 3) 
Mitsuru Sugiura (eps 1-2, 4) 

Animation Assistant: Keiji Gotoh (ep 3) 
Key Animation:
Shinsaku Kozuma (eps 3-4) 
Takashi Hashimoto 
Tokuyuki Matsutake (eps 2-4) 
Theme Song Arrangement:
Hiroshi Uesugi (OP 2) 
Junko Miyagi (OP 1) 
Kazuhiko Toyama (ED3) 
Kazuya Izumi (ED4) 
Takeo Miratsu (OP3) 
Takeo Suzuki (ED1) 
Theme Song Composition:
Junko Miyagi (ED2) 
Kazuya Izumi (ED4) 
Nao Asada (OP3) 
Takashi Kudoh (ED3) 
Takashi Tsushimi (OP 1,​2) 
Takeo Suzuki (ED1) 
Theme Song Lyrics:
Hanako Ishikawa (ED3) 
Kumiko Yoshizawa (ED2) 
Mitsuko Shiramine (OP3/ED1/ED4) 
Neko Oikawa (OP 1,​2) 
Fumie Kusachi as Uzuki Toreishi 
Hekiru Shiina as Mina Toreishi 
Kotono Mitsuishi as Satsuki Toreishi 
Sakiko Tamagawa as Kanna Toreishi 
Yuri Amano as Yayoi Toreishi 

Mika Doi as Hazuki Toreishi 
Yasunori Matsumoto as Kudo 

Katsumi Suzuki as Ijuuin 
Kouichi Yamadera as Yajima 
Masami Kikuchi as Yasuda 
Maya Okamoto as Hosokawa Reiko 
Ryotaro Okiayu as Kato 
Shinshirou Nitta as Best Guy announcer 
Takehito Koyasu as Petore 
Yuko Mizutani as Nakajou Hitomi 
Japanese companies
English staff
English companies
(none)
Distributor: Western Connection 
English cast
(none)
Italian staff
Italian cast
Dubbing Director: Sergio Masieri 
Anna Lana as Yayoi 
Lara Parmiani as Uzuki 

Caterina Rochira as Hazuki 
Patrizio Prata as Kudo 

Claudio Moneta as Kato 
Dania Cericola as Reiko 
Paola Della Pasqua as Hitomi 
Roger Mantovani as Ijuin 
Sergio Masieri as Yajima 
Italian companies
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
(none)
Chinese (Taiwan) cast
(none)
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