Great Teacher Onizuka (DVD 1 of 10)
Title: Great Teacher Onizuka
Volume: DVD 1 / 10
Running time: 120
Release date: 2002-03-19
Suggested retail price: $29.98
Age rating: NR
Tough on the outside, all heart on the inside, Onizuka turned to the life of a high school teacher for less excitement and action . . .or so he thought. GTO, A.K.A.: Great Teacher Onizuka, is the racy story of Onizuka, a former motorcycle gang member who becomes a teacher to make a difference and... to meet girls? Using his street smarts to deal with colleagues, students and troublemakers, Onizuka finds that he too has many lessons to learn!
Contains Four Episodes:
Lesson 1: The Legend Begins
Onizuka is assigned to teach a class of juvenile delinquents. In the class, he meets the beautiful, young Nanako Mizuki. He invites her to his place, but finds out it was a plot set up by the class to blackmail him.
Lesson 2: Enter Uchiyamada
Onizuka decides to interview for a teaching position at the prestigious Holy Forest School. On the day of the interview, Onizuka rescues a cute young girl from the Holy Forest's vice principal Hiroshi Uchiyamada!
Lesson 3: Late Night Roof Diving
As a new term begins at Holy Forest, Onizuka begins his lifelong dream of running a class. Unfortunately, Onizuka learns that everybody who has taught his new class has left because of the mental stress.
Lesson 4: The Secret Life of Onizuka
A disturbing picture of Onizuka is going around school. Onizuka starts to worry about himself, thinking he might have multiple personalities. The truth is, his students are plotting against him.
(added on 2001-11-30, modified on 2002-03-15)
- Reviewed by Allen Divers (February 28, 2002)
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