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Calimero (TV 1/1972)

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Alternative title:
Calimero y Priscilla (Spanish)
Karimero (Japanese)
كاليميرو (Arabic)
カリメロ (Japanese)
Plot Summary:
Calimero is a small chicken who wears half of his eggshell on his head. He goes to school and plays with a girl chick named Priscilla who is his girlfriend and the troublesome Peter Duck tries to mess with him sometimes.
Calimero is a small pullet which comes always in problems, because he is a good person. He has a girlfriend, Priscilla. But when Calimero does something stupid, Pieter continue of it rapidly with her.
User Ratings: 42 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: -
 Excellent: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Very good: 5 votes (sub:2, others:3
1 Arabic edited dub
1 Arabic dubbed
1 German dubbed
 Good: 9 votes (sub:4, ?:1, dub:1, raw:1, others:2
1 French dubbed
1 Dutch dubbed
 Decent: 11 votes (sub:6, dub:2, others:3
1 French dubbed
1 German dubbed
1 Spanish dubbed
 So-so: 9 votes (sub:2, dub:1, others:6
4 German dubbed
1 Spanish dubbed
1 Arabic dubbed
 Not really good: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Weak: 3 votes (sub:1, dub:1, others:1
1 German dubbed
 Bad: 2 votes (others:2
1 Arabic dubbed
1 German dubbed
 Awful: 1 vote (sub:1)
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 174 users, rank: #4112 (of 9581)
Median rating: Decent
Arithmetic mean: 5.738 (Decent−), std. dev.: 1.7736, rank: #7898 (of 9703)
Weighted mean: 5.760 (Decent−), rank: #7846 (of 9703) (seen all: 5.99 / seen some: 5.96 / won't finish: 4.70)
Bayesian estimate: 6.190 (Decent+), rank: #6056 (of 7285)
Running time: half hour per episode
Number of episodes: 47
Episode titles: We have 45
1972-01-06 to 1973-06-06 (The Netherlands, TROS)
1974-10-15 to 1975-09-30
1976-10-15 to 1978-01-14 (The Netherlands, TROS)
2005 (The Netherlands, still airing, Nickelodeon)
Opening Theme:
#1: "Boku wa Calimero" by Rina Yamazaki
Ending Theme:
#1: "Suki nano PURISHIRA" by Rina Yamazaki
#2: "Kono kao da are?" by Rina Yamazaki
Official website:
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    Calimero - 13 Original cartoon stories [Dub] [UK] (LD) 1983-00-00

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Chief Director: Yūgo Serikawa
Episode Director:
Bonjin Nagaki (16 episodes
eps 2, 6, 13, 16-17, 20, 25-27, 32, 34, 36-37, 41, 44-45

Kazuya Miyazaki (20 episodes
eps 4-8, 10-11, 18, 21-23, 30-31, 33, 35, 38-40, 42-43

Takeshi Tamiya (15 episodes
eps 3, 7-9, 12-13, 15, 21, 25-31

Yūgo Serikawa (8 episodes
eps 1, 14, 19, 22-24, 28-29

Character Design: Shinya Takahashi
Art Director: Hideo Chiba
Hidenobu Hata (11 episodes
eps 3-4, 7-9, 12-13, 15, 38-39, 43

Hideo Chiba (12 episodes
eps 6, 24-31, 33, 41, 43

Tadami Shimokawa (22 episodes
eps 1-5, 7-8, 10-11, 14, 16-23, 36-39

Animation Director:
Bonjin Nagaki (26 episodes
eps 1-2, 4, 6-8, 13, 16-17, 19-20, 25-27, 30-32, 34, 36-39, 41, 43-45

Jōji Kikuchi (29 episodes
eps 2, 4, 6, 9-15, 18, 21-24, 27-31, 33, 35-40, 42-43

Sound Director: Yasunori Honda
Producer: Takehiko Goto (NET)

Editing: Yutaka Chikura
Music Selection: Shigeru Miyashita
Photography: Ken'ichi Kaneda
Planning Assistant: Taichi Yamada
Production Assistant: Masahisa Saeki
Production manager: Yoshifumi Hatano (Toei Animation)
Sound Recording:
Hiromi Kanbara
Masao Kokubo
Supervision: Taichi Yamada
Theme Song Composition: Chūji Kinoshita (OP,ED1-2)
Theme Song Lyrics:
Taichi Yamada (ED1)
Takeshi Yoshida (OP,ED2)
Theme Song Performance: Rina Yamazaki (OP, ED1-2)
Katsue Miwa as Calimero

Kaneta Kimotsuki as Petre
Michiko Nomura as Priscilla

Jouji Yanami as Owl Teacher
Masako Nozawa as Buta
Japanese companies
Film Developing: Toei Chemical Industry
Production Cooperation: Hakuhodo Inc.
English staff
English cast
Script: Roger Browne

Voice Direction: Roger Browne
Uti Hof as Calimero

Cicely Browne as Calimero's Mother
Rodd Dana as Peter Duck

English companies
Licensed by: Spectrum Home Video (UK)
French staff
French cast
Arlette Thomas as Caliméro

Albert Augier as Père de Priscillia
Claude Bertrand as Maitre Hibou
Francis Lax as Peter
Ginette Franck as Lapinou
Jean-Henri Chambois as Père de Calimero
Lita Recio as Mère de Calimero
Philippe Dumat as Bobby Lechien
French companies
Distributor: LOL Distribution (Canada)
Licensed by: Kaibou Production (Canada)
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Theme Song Performance: Parchís
Club Super 3
Internet Streaming: Neox Kidz (Spain)
Spanish cast
Italian staff
Italian cast
Dubbing Director:
Agostino De Berti
Federico Danti 
Original creator:
Nina Pagot
Nino Pagot
Original Character Design: Ignazio Colnaghi

Theme Song Composition: Franco Fasano (Mediaset broadcast)
Theme Song Lyrics:
Alessandra Valeri Manera (Mediaset broadcast)
Marcello Marrocchi (RaiUno broadcast)
Theme Song Performance:
Cristina D'Avena (Mediaset broadcast)
Ignazio Colnaghi
Marco Pavone (RaiUno broadcast)
Ignazio Colnaghi as Calimero

Carlo Bonomi as

Alessandra Karpoff as Audrey 
Alfredo Danti as Direttore 
Carlo Bonomi as Paperazzi 
Daniela Fava as Ernesto 
Elda Olivieri as Priscilla
Graziella Porta as Signora Paperazzi 
Leda Celani as Cesira
Patrizia Scianca as Martino 
Sante Calogero as Piero

Italian companies
Canale 5 (from 1997)
Italia 1
Rai 1 (from 1988)
Rete 4 (from 1997)
Distributor: DENEB Film 
Production: Rever
German staff
German cast
Wolfgang Ziffer as Calimero

Daniela Reidies as Priscilla
Sonja Scherff as Emily
German companies
Broadcaster: RTL II
Arabic staff
Arabic cast
Executive producer: Bassam Hajjawi

Audio Recording: Muhammad Bdiwi Al-Omari
Composed & Arranged: Wael Abu Nawwar
Montage & Mixage: Adnan Al-Rabayaa
OP Theme Song Performance: Nada Mirage
Supervision: Mousa Ammar
Madeleine Tabar as Calimero
Reem Saadeh as Caramilla

Atta Khalil as
Dinky's father
The little mouse
Bakr Qabbani as Dodi
Fakher Anani as Doba
Hala Al-Khazen as Dinky's mother
Joseph Nano as Calimero's father
Khalid Al-Tarefe as the teacher
Mousa Ammar as Head teacher
Muhammad Khalil as Caramilla's father
Nasr Anani as Dinky
Rifaat Al-Najjar as Calimero's mother

Emad Zaytoon as various characters (11 , 39)
Mahmood Saeed as Mouse Leader
Omar Hamed as The fat mouse
Arabic companies
Kuwait Television (From June 1989)
Qatar TV (November 1987)
Saudi TV (1988)
Dubbing: Al-Markaz Al-Arabi Studios (Jordan)
Dutch staff
Dutch cast
ADR Director: Paul van Gorcum
Translation: Nina Bergsma

Voice Direction:
Jan Huyskens
Rita Huyskens
Dutch companies

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