Ai Shite Knight (TV)

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Alternative title:
A Minha Amiga Licia (Portuguese)
Besame Licia (Spanish)
Embrasse-moi Lucile (French)
Embrasse-moi Lucile, Lucile Amour et Rock'n Roll (French)
Kiss Me, Licia (Italian)
Love in Rock 'n Roll
Love Me Night
Lucile, amour et rock'n roll (French)
Rock 'n Roll Kids
Rock'n Rolls Kids (German)
Дети рок-н-ролла (Russian)
愛してナイト (Japanese)
Genres: comedy, romance
Objectionable content: Mild
Plot Summary: Yaeko Mitamura is an 18 year old girl working in her father's Okonomiyaki restaurant. One day Yakko casually meets a little boy, Hashizo and his odd cat Juliano. Hashizo has lost both parents when still a baby and has been brought up by his elder brother. Hashizo's brother Go Kato is the lead singer of the emerging rock band "Bee Hive". When Yakko meets Go and his friend and "Bee Hive" member Satomi Okawa an unexpected series of events unfolds.
User Ratings: 52 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 1 vote (?:1)
 Excellent: 6 votes (sub:2, others:4
2 German dubbed
1 Spanish dubbed
1 Portuguese dubbed
 Very good: 7 votes (sub:1, others:6
3 German dubbed
1 Italian dubbed
1 Spanish dubbed
1 French dubbed
 Good: 12 votes (sub:4, dub:3, others:5
3 Italian dubbed
1 French dubbed
1 German dubbed
 Decent: 14 votes (sub:3, dub:2, others:9
4 French dubbed
2 German dubbed
1 Italian edited dub
1 Spanish dubbed
1 Italian dubbed
 So-so: 4 votes (dub:1, others:3
2 Italian dubbed
1 French dubbed
 Not really good: 3 votes (sub:1, others:2
1 Italian dubbed
1 German dubbed
 Weak: 4 votes (sub:1, others:3
2 Italian dubbed
1 Italian edited dub
 Bad: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 142 users, rank: #3740 (of 7678)
Median rating: Decent
Arithmetic mean: 6.423 (Decent+), std. dev.: 1.8011, rank: #4643 (of 7705)
Weighted mean: 6.360 (Decent+), rank: #4754 (of 7705) (seen all: 6.95 / seen some: 5.41 / won't finish: 3.65)
Bayesian estimate: 6.590 (Good−), rank: #3870 (of 5824)
Running time: 20 minutes per episode
Number of episodes: 42
Episode titles: We have 42
1983-03-01 to 1984-01-24
1988-01-15 (France)
Release dates: We have 5
Opening Theme:
"Koi wa Totsuzen" by Mitsuko Horie
Ending Theme:
"Boku no Juliano" by Takaaki Hiratsuka
Official website:
Links: We have 15
Trivia: We have 1
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Osamu Kasai
Mitsuru Majima (32 episodes
eps 1-5, 7-8, 10-11, 13-16, 18, 20-21, 23-24, 26-31, 34-35, 37-42

Sukehiro Tomita (7 episodes
eps 6, 9, 12, 17, 19, 22, 25

Tatsuo Tamura (eps 32-33, 36)
Original creator: Kaoru Tada
Art Director: Motoyuki Tanaka
Animation Director: Shingo Araki
Assistant Director: Junichi Sato
Image Song Composition: Kōhei Tanaka
Special Effects: Masayuki Nakajima
Theme Song Arrangement: Joe Hisaishi
Theme Song Performance:
Mitsuko Horie (OP)
Takaaki Hiratsuka (ED)
Mitsuko Horie as Yaeko "Yakko" Mitamura

Isao Sasaki as Gō Katō
Katsuji Mori as Satomi Ōkawa
Masashi Amenomori as Juliano (1st)
Shingo Kanemoto as Juliano (2nd)
Takeshi Aono as Shigemaru Mitamura
Yūko Mita as Hashizō Katō

Chiyoko Kawashima as Kajiwara Meiko
Hideyuki Hori as Sugi
Hideyuki Tanaka as Kazuma Kataoka (Sheila)
Kaneto Shiozawa as Touno Eiji
Mugihito as Fujiki
Satomi Majima as Fujita Isuzu
Tomiko Suzuki as
Fan Girl B
Shoping Girl
Japanese companies
Broadcaster: TV Asahi
Film Developing: Toei Chemical Industry
French staff
French cast
Theme Song Performance: Claude Lombard
Martine Reigner as Lucile

Danièle Hazan as
Gérard Desalles as Sheler
Gérard Dessalles as Sheler
Jean-Claude Corbel as Mathias (singing voice)
Marie-Laure Beneston as Benjamin
Martine Rénier as Lucile
Patrick Guillemin as Père de Lucile
Pierre Laurent as Mathias
Stéphane Godin as Tristan
French companies
AB 1 (from October 2002)
AB Cartoons
France 5 (from July 2004)
La 5 (from 15 January 1988)
TF1 (from 3 April 1991)
TMC (from September 2001)
Distributor: AB distribution
Spanish staff
Spanish cast
ADR Director: Mabel Escaño (Spain dub)

Theme Song Lyrics: Tony Seven (Spain dub)
Theme Song Performance: Sol Pilas (Spain dub)
Carmen Cervantes as Licia (Spain dub)
Sara Vivas as Jorgito Kato (Spain dub)

Antonio Cobos as Anacleto Marabio (Spain dub)
Eduardo Del Hoyo as Sergio Kato (Spain dub)

Blanca Rada as Manuela (Spain dub)
Fernando Mateo as Manager (Spain dub)
José Carabias as
Gato Miko (Spain dub)
Gonta (Spain dub)
Stick (Spain dub)
José María Carrero as Borja Okawa (Spain dub)
Marta Sáinz as Profesora Katia (Spain dub)
Pablo Sevilla as Toni (Spain dub)
Spanish companies
Broadcaster: Telecinco (Spain)
Dubbing Studio: Estudios EXA (Spain dub)
Italian staff
Italian cast
Dubbing Director: Cip Barcellini
Sound Director: Antonello Elli

Theme Song Performance: Cristina D'Avena
Paolo Torrisi as Andrea

Alessandra Karpoff as Grinta
Debora Magnaghi as Elisa
Donatella Fanfani as Licia (talking voice)
Gabriele Calindri as Satomi
Grazia Migneco as Housekeeper
Ivo De Palma as Mirko (talking voice)
Lisa Mazzotti as Katia
Silvano Fossati as Shiller (singing voice)
Vincenzo Draghi as Mirko (singing voice)

Alessandra Karpoff as Manuela
Antonio Paiola as Lauro
Elisabetta Cucci as Marika
Federico Danti as Tony
Gianfranco Gamba as Cantante dei Kiss Relish
Graziella Porta as Madre di Andrea
Pietro Ubaldi as
Riccardo Mantani as Nonno Sam
Valeria Falcinelli as Marina
Italian companies
Boing (from 9 September 2007)
Canale 5 (from 1991)
Italia 1 (from September 1985)
Italia Teen Television (from 20 April 2004)
La5 (from 2 August 2010)
Rete 4 (from 1988)
DeAgostini (VHS)
Merak Film
Dubbing: Merak Film
German staff
German cast
Frank Schröder as Joe Kato
Gerald Schaale as Shallah
German companies
Broadcaster: RTL II
Distributor: Universum Anime
Portuguese staff
Portuguese companies
Broadcaster: RTP (Portugal) 
Portuguese cast

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