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Jim Button (TV)

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Alternative title:
Jim Botan (Japanese)
Kuba Guzik (Polish)
ジムボタン (Japanese)
Genres: adventure
Plot Summary: Jim Button and his best friend Luke live on an island. When Luke has to leave the island Jim decides to go with him. when they leave they don't have a clue about the hidden dangers in the world. while traveling they learn that a young princess name Lisi was captured by pirates whom brought her to Sorrowland. The evil and dangerous dragon miss. Grindtooth rules in that land. Jim and Luke decide to go to Sorrowland to save princess Lisi.
Number of episodes: 26
Episode titles: We have 26
Vintage: 1974-10-04 to 1975-03-28
Opening Theme:
"Jim Button no Uta" (ジムボタンの歌) by Mitsuko Horie
Ending Theme:
"Pokko-chan ga Suki" (ポッコちゃんがすき) by Mitsuko Horie
Based on Jim Button and Luke the Engine Driver (original German title: Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivführer) by Michael Ende but was heavily modified. Not to be confused with the Franco-German cartoon Jim Knopf with 52 episodes between 1999 and 2000.
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Chief Director: Kiyoshi Ono
Original story: Michael Ende
Character Design: Katsutoshi Kobayashi
Art Director: Toshihiro Ōsumi
Chief Animation Director: Toshitaka Tsunoda
Theme Song Arrangement: Nobuyoshi Koshibe
Theme Song Composition: Nobuyoshi Koshibe
Theme Song Lyrics: Kogo Hotomi
Theme Song Performance: Mitsuko Horie
Yoshiko Ohta as Jim

Haruko Kitahama as Nina
Hideo Kanze as Majin Dringer
Junpei Takiguchi as Captain Kidd
Shōzō Iizuka as Zarden
Yoshiko Matsuo as

Japanese companies
Animation Production: Eiken
Top Craft
Dutch cast
Dutch staff
Voice Direction: Jan Nonhof
Angela Schijf as Prinses Lisi
Beatrijs Sluyter as Moeder van Jim Button
Carol van Herwijnen as Baas van de wilde dertien
Henk Dikmoet as Jim Button
Jan Nonhof as slechterik
Luk van Mello as Luc
Marcel Maas as Slim kindje die Jim vaak hielp
Marloes van den Heuvel as Mevrouw Knarstand

Dutch companies
Broadcaster: Jetix Netherlands
Distributor: Bridge Entertainment
Recording Studio: Wim Pel Productions
Translation: Hoek & Sonépouse

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