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Black Jack The Movie

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Alternative title:
Black Jack - La Sindrome di Moira (Italian)
Black Jack de Osamu Tezuka (Spanish) 
Black Jack: A Surgeon with the Hands of God
怪醫黑傑克 (Chinese (Taiwan))
Objectionable content: Significant 
Plot Summary: Joe Carol Brain attempts to hire Dr. Black Jack on a breed of superhumans that have the strength, intellectual, athletic, and artistic skills with great excel in different fields, only to later find out that they start deteriorating after some period of time and causing an untimely death. Joe needs Dr. Black Jack's help on finding a cure.
User Ratings: 433 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 12 votes (dub:7, sub:3, raw:2)
 Excellent: 57 votes (dub:31, sub:19, raw:2, others:5
2 Spanish dubbed
1 French dubbed
1 Russian subtitled
1 Spanish subtitled
 Very good: 113 votes (sub:55, dub:54, edit.dub:1, raw:1, ?:1, others:1
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Good: 116 votes (sub:59, dub:49, ?:3, raw:2, others:3
1 Russian dubbed
1 French subtitled
1 Chinese Mandarin subtitled
 Decent: 63 votes (dub:30, sub:28, ?:3, raw:1, edit.dub:1)
 So-so: 24 votes (dub:14, sub:9, edit.dub:1)
 Not really good: 17 votes (dub:10, sub:6, edit.dub:1)
 Weak: 21 votes (dub:11, sub:8, ?:2)
 Bad: 5 votes (dub:4, ?:1)
 Awful: 3 votes (sub:3)
 Worst ever: 2 votes (dub:1, sub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 825 users, rank: #1452 (of 9522)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.908 (Good), std. dev.: 1.8137, rank: #4256 (of 9641)
Weighted mean: 6.880 (Good), rank: #4181 (of 9641) (seen all: 6.92 / seen some: 6.04 / won't finish: 3.00)
Bayesian estimate: 6.897 (Good), rank: #3781 (of 7315)
Running time: 105 minutes
2005-03-17 (Spain)
Premiere date:
1996-11-30 (Japan)
2007-01-01 (Canada, IFC)
2007-11-26 (USA Broadcast, Sci Fi Channel - Ani-Monday)
Release dates: We have 1
Opening Theme:
"Invisible Love" by Mai Yamane
Ending Theme:
"Invisible Love" by Mai Yamane
Links: We have 1
DVD Easter Eggs: We have 1
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Blu-ray (Region A)
    Black Jack The Movie (Blu-ray) 2016-12-06
DVD (Region 1)
    Black Jack The Movie (DVD) 2001-04-24 (from $35.00)
    Black Jack The Movie (DVD) 2016-12-20
    Black Jack The Movie [CA] (DVD) 2001-04-24

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Osamu Dezaki
Music: Eiji Kawamura
Original Concept: Osamu Tezuka
Character Design:
Akio Sugino
Osamu Tezuka
Art Director: Jirō Kōno
Animation Director: Fumihiro Yoshimura
Mechanical design:
Masaharu Tomoda
Nobuyasu Moriki
Sound Director: Hiroshi Sakonjo
Director of Photography:
Hajime Noguchi
Hirokata Takahashi
Animation Supervisor: Akio Sugino
Editing: Seiji Morita
Finish Animation:
Hong Mei Guo (Beijing Xie Le Art Co.)
Wei Ma (Beijing Xie Le Art Co.)
Xingchun Li (Beijing Xie Le Art Co.)
Xingfeng Li (Beijing Xie Le Art Co.)
Medical Supervisor: Akira Nagai
Music Director: Seiji Suzuki
Music producer: Kazuo Kumada
Sound Effects: Yukiyoshi Itokawa
Special Effects:
Noriyuki Ohta
Riku Murakami
Theme Song Performance: Mai Yamane
Akio Ōtsuka as Black Jack

Mayo Suzukaze as Jo Carol Brane
Yūko Mizutani as Pinoko

Ai Orikasa as
Ellen Schlier
Ellen Schrier
Atsushi Ii as Factory Manager
Issei Futamata as TV Announcer
Katsuhisa Hōki as Informant
Kikuko Inoue as Betty McCall
Masahiro Anzai as Chubby Collector
Mitsuaki Hoshino as Eric Caderi
Motomu Kiyokawa as Slim Collector
Naoki Bandō as Roger Siegel
Norio Wakamoto as Nicholas Doris
Osamu Sonoe as Doctor B
Reiko Kondō as
Lisa Shiegel
Lisa Siegel
Sayuri Sadaoka as Fendy
Shin Aomori as Brane
Shōko Kanoki as Lisa's Mother
Yasuo Muramatsu as Doctor A
Yousuke Akimoto as Thomas Johnston
Japanese companies
Animespot (in-betweening)
Kino Production (in-betweening)
Monsieur Onion (in-betweening)
Production I.G
Radical Party (in-betweening)
Studio Cockpit (in-betweening)
Studio March (in-betweening)
Studio Victory (in-betweening)
Takahashi Production (CG staff; T2 Studio)
Tokyo Animation Center (in-betweening)
Film Developing: Imagica
Lith Mask: Maki Production
Photography: Takahashi Production
Publicity Assistance: Major, Inc.
Recording Studio:
Tokyo TV Center
Sound Production: Glovision
Technical Assistance: Continental Far East Inc.
Titles: Maki Production
English staff
English cast
Director: Quint Lancaster
Executive producer:
Haruyo Kanesaku
Yutaka Maseba

Digital Tracking: Joe Romersa
Recording: Les Claypool III
Script Adaptation: Dayna Barron
Special Thanks To: Dr. Jimmy Lee (medical supervisor)
Sparky Thornton as Black Jack

Julie Kliewer as Pinoko

Alexis Lang as Doctor
Alfred Thor as Roger Siegel
Anne Sherman as Fendy
Anthony Mozdy as
Refinery Foreman
Christopher Joyce as Dr. Eric Caderry
Dan Lorge as Doctor Ellis (uncredited)
David Lucas as
MSJ Operative
Olympic's Announcer
Screaming Patient
Security Monitor
Destiny as
Airport Announcement
Telephone Operator
Doug Stone as Charles Rosen
Dougary Grant as Doctor
G. Gordon Baer as Mr. Brane
Gil Starberry as Thomas Johnston
Jackson Daniels as Nicholas Doris
Melissa Williamson as Jo Carol Brane
Paul St. Peter as
Dr. Takemoto
Helicopter Pilot
Ralph Votrian as Lisa's Doctor
Rob Thomas as Reporter
Simon Isaacson as
Panel Host
Professor Michigan
Stephen Apostolina as Popcorn Vendor (uncredited)
Steve Bulen as Carol's Bodyguard A (uncredited)
Tessa Ariel as
Ellen Shryer
Wendee Lee as
Betty Moore
Lisa Siegel

English companies
ADR Production: Animaze
Broadcaster: Sci-Fi Channel (Ani-Monday)
Internet Streaming:
Amazon Prime Video
Crackle (Dubbed)
Crunchyroll (Subtitled & Dubbed)
Midnight Pulp
Tubi TV
Licensed by:
Discotek Media (2016)
Manga Entertainment (Expired)
Recording Facility: Magnitude 8 Post
Translation: ZRO Limit Productions
French staff
French cast
Jérôme Pauwels as Black Jack

Bruno Choël as Eric Caderi
Jacques Brunet as Roger Siegel 
Marie-Laure Dougnac as Jo Caroll

Cathy Cerda as mère de Lisa
François Siener as Brane
Philippe Bellay as Père de Lisa

French companies
Distributor: HK Video
Spanish staff
Spanish cast
Executive producer: Luis de Val

Screen Inserts: Oriol Rafel (Spain dub; title)
Oriol Rafel as Dr. Black Jack (Spain dub)

Concha García Valero as Jo Carol Brane (Spain dub)

Arantxa Aráiztegui as
Ellen Swartz (Spain dub)
Lisa Siegel (Spain dub)
Concha García Valero as JoCarol Brane (Spain dub) 
Geni Rey as Pinoko (Spain dub) 
Javier Amilibia as
Roger Siegel (Spain dub)
Slim Collector (Spain dub)
Thomas Johnston (Spain dub)
José Posada as Dr. Eric Cardai (Spain dub)
Lucas Cisneros as
Chubby Collector (Spain dub)
Doctor A (Spain dub)
Luis Espinosa as
Doctor B (Spain dub)
Nicholas Doras (Spain dub)
TV Announcer (Spain dub)
Maria del Mar Tamarit as Dra. Vera Moore (Spain dub)
Marta Dualde as
Fendy (Spain dub)
Lisa's Mother (Spain dub)
Miguel Ángel Jenner as Sr. Brane (Spain dub)
Pedro José Martos as Factory Manager (Spain dub)
Pepe Mediavilla as Charles Robson (Spain dub)

Arantxa Aráiztegui (Spain dub)
Javier Amilibia (Spain dub)
Lucas Cisneros (Spain dub)
Luis Espinosa (Spain dub)
Marta Dualde (Spain dub)
Pedro José Martos (Spain dub)
Spanish companies
DVD Distribution: Manga Films (Spain)
Italian staff
Italian cast
Enrico Maggi as Black Jack

Anna Maria Tulli as Pinoko
Italian companies
Broadcaster: Man-Ga
Distributor: Yamato Video
German staff
German cast
Markus Pfeiffer as Black Jack

Debora Weigert as Joe Carol Brane
Diana Borgwardt as Pinoko
Klaus-Peter Grap as Eric Caderry
Silvia Mißbach as Betty McCall

Anja Rybiczka as
Ellen Shryer
Lisa Siegel
Dirk Müller as Factory Manager
Heike Beeck as Lisa's Mother
Jan Spitzer as Director Brane
Nico Mamone as Nicholas Doris
Raimund Krone as Roger Siegel
Rainer Brandt as Informant
Thomas Schmuckert as Thomas Johnson
Uwe Jellinek as Slim Collector
German companies
Distributor: OVA Films
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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