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Alternative title:
Roots Search: Shokushin Buttai X (Japanese) 
Поиск исходных данных (Russian) 
ルーツ・サーチ 食心物体X (Japanese) 
Genres: horror , science fiction 
Objectionable content: Significant 
Plot Summary: When a research crew in deep space discovers the desolate ship "Green Planet" that warps into their area, they encounter Buzz, the commander and sole surivor of the ship. Being too incapacitated to make them aware of the situation of his ship, the research team will soon discover that they have found something far, far worse... 
User Ratings: 42 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Excellent: -
 Very good: -
 Good: 4 votes (sub:4)
 Decent: 4 votes (sub:3, dub:1)
 So-so: 3 votes (sub:2, others:1
1 Russian subtitled
 Not really good: 4 votes (sub:4)
 Weak: 3 votes (sub:3)
 Bad: 7 votes (sub:5, raw:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Awful: 10 votes (sub:10)
 Worst ever: 6 votes (sub:5, ?:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 64 users, rank: #4331 (of 6579)
Median rating: Bad
Arithmetic mean: 3.000 (Weak), std. dev.: 2.5166, rank: #6495 (of 6580)
Weighted mean: 2.915 (Weak), rank: #6529 (of 6580) (seen all: 2.94 / won't finish: 2.00)
Bayesian estimate: 4.004 (Not really good), rank: #4930 (of 4950)
Running time: 45 minutes 
Number of episodes: 1 
Vintage: 1986-09-10 
Ending Theme:
"The Labyrinth of Space" by Kumiko Kaori 
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Hisashi Sugai 
Screenplay: Michiru Shimada 
Storyboard: Katsumi Endo 
Unit Director: Hiroshi Negishi 
Music: Osamu Shooji 
Character Design: Sanae Kobayashi 
Art Director: Yoshinori Takao 
Animation Director: Hiroshi Negishi 
Mecha design: Yasuhiro Moriki 
Executive producer: Hiromasa Shibazaki 
Producer: Kiyoshi Shoji 

Animation Supervisor: Sanae Kobayashi 
Associate producer: Masaharu Takayama 
Color Coordination: Yuri Hirokawa 
End Illustration: Naoyuki Kato 
Layout Director: Tadashi Katayama 
Music Director: Osamu Shooji 
Music producer: Goichi Misumi 
Production manager:
Tomio Ashida 
Toyoo Ashida (as Tomio Ashida) 
Sound Effects: Noriyoshi Mastura 
Supervision: Kunihiko Yuyama 
Theme Song Performance: Kumiko Kaori 
Banjou Ginga as Norman 
Kenyuu Horiuchi as Buzz 
Osamu Kobayashi as Marcus 
Takao Horiuchi as Buzz 
Yusaku Yara as Alien X 

Hideyuki Tanaka as Sander 
Kaneto Shiozawa as Scott 
Keiko Han as Moira 
Michitaka Kobayashi as Raymond 
Mitsutaka Kabayashi as Raymond 
Shige Muroi as Catherine 
Shigeru Muroi as Catherine 
Japanese companies
English staff
English cast
Translation: Alara Rogers 
Executive producer: John O'Donnell 
Producer: Stephanie Shalofsky 

Production Coordination: Cliff Rosen 
English companies
Distributor: U.S. Manga Corps 
Licensed by: Central Park Media (License Expired) 

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