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Zetsuai 1989 (OAV)

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Alternative title:
Desperate Love 1989
Everlasting Love 1989
Безнадёжная любовь 1989 (Russian)
Обречённая любовь 1989 (Russian)
絶愛 -1989- (Japanese)
Genres: drama, erotica, romance
Themes: Smut, yaoi
Objectionable content: Significant
Plot Summary: Koji Nanjo, a young rock star, falls in love with soccer player Takuto Izumi. Koji eventually learns that Izumi's mother killed his father out of severe and intense love. Izumi took all the guilt for his father's murder and refuses to go pro because of fear that his past will be discovered by the media. Izumi detests Koji's company and encouragement and severely dislikes the attention from the press, but Koji cannot stay away for he soon realizes that his love for Izumi is very similar to the love that Izumi's mother felt for his father.
User Ratings: 202 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 19 votes (sub:18, raw:1)
 Excellent: 16 votes (sub:16)
 Very good: 35 votes (sub:34, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 Good: 48 votes (sub:42, ?:2, raw:1, others:3
2 Spanish subtitled
1 French subtitled
 Decent: 39 votes (sub:36, raw:1, dub:1, others:1
1 Spanish subtitled
 So-so: 15 votes (sub:15)
 Not really good: 11 votes (sub:10, ?:1)
 Weak: 9 votes (sub:8, dub:1)
 Bad: 7 votes (sub:7)
 Awful: -
 Worst ever: 3 votes (sub:2, dub:1)
Seen in part or in whole by 456 users, rank: #2272 (of 9676)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 6.654 (Good−), std. dev.: 2.1222, rank: #5262 (of 9804)
Weighted mean: 6.664 (Good−), rank: #5088 (of 9804) (seen all: 6.66 / seen some: 7.57 / won't finish: 5.00)
Bayesian estimate: 6.714 (Good−), rank: #4559 (of 7428)
Running time: 45 minutes
Number of episodes: 1
Vintage: 1992-07-29
Links: We have 1
Zetsuai & Bronze (Feb 9, 2002)
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Takuji Endo
Screenplay: Tatsuhiko Urahata
Storyboard: Yoshiaki Kawajiri
Music: Kenji Kawai
Original creator: Minami Ozaki
Character Design: Tetsurō Aoki
Art Director: Shinichi Uehara
Animation Director: Tetsurō Aoki
Sound Director: Yasunori Honda
Director of Photography: Hitoshi Yamaguchi
Executive producer: Tomio Anzai
Producer: Masao Maruyama

Color design: Eri Nakamura
Color setting: Yoshiharu Sakashita
Insert Song Arrangement:
Ryuichi Katsumata ("Shinku no Kizuato")
Takeo Miratsu ("Dou Sureba Ii")
Insert Song Composition:
Ryuichi Katsumata ("Shinku no Kizuato")
Takeo Miratsu ("Dou Sureba Ii")
Insert Song Lyrics:
Goro Matsui ("Shinku no Kizuato")
K. Inojo ("Dou Sureba Ii")
Insert Song Performance: Shō Hayami
Minako Iwata (Studio Marine)
Ritsuko Obayashi (Studio Marine)
Satoshi Hashimoto (Studio Marine)
Tomoko Yamamoto (Studio Marine)
Yukari Akamatsu (Studio Marine)
Yuko Motodera (Studio Marine)
Paint Check: Toshiko Sakashita
Recording: Toshiaki Hoshino
Recording Adjustment:
Tsuyoshi Kato (assistant)
Yasuo Tachibana
Recording Assistant: Nobuhira Hirano
Sound Production: Keiko Shima
Special Effects: Kunji Tanifuji
Shō Hayami as Koji Nanjo
Takehito Koyasu as Takuto Izumi

Etsuko Nishimoto as Yuugou Izumi
Kappei Yamaguchi as Katsumi Shibuya
Katsumi Suzuki as Takuto's father
Kumiko Nishihara as Serika
Manami Maruyama as Actress
Miho Yoshida as Adoptive Mother
Miyuki Matsushita as child Takuto
Naoko Ishii as Izumi's teacher
Tomoko Munakata as Takuto's mother
Tomomichi Nishimura as President of Shibuya Production

Japanese companies
Animation Production: Madhouse
Film Developing: Tokyo Laboratory
Lithwork: Maki Production
Music Production: Youmex
Paint Assistance: Mushi Production
Production: Shueisha
Recording Studio: Central Recording
Sound Effects: Swara Pro
Sound Production: Arts Production
Titles: Maki Production
Spanish cast
Spanish staff
Spanish companies
Chinese (Taiwan) staff
Chinese (Taiwan) companies
Licensed by: WAN-MI AV-Arts
Chinese (Taiwan) cast

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