8 Man (TV)

Have you seen this? want to / seen some / seen all

Alternative title:
O Oitavo Homem (Portuguese)
Tobor the Eighth Man
Восьмой (Russian)
エイトマン (Japanese)
Themes: cyborg, mecha, superhero
User Ratings: 25 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: -
 Excellent: 2 votes (dub:1, edit.dub:1)
 Very good: -
 Good: 6 votes (dub:5, sub:1)
 Decent: 8 votes (dub:3, sub:2, ?:2, edit.dub:1)
 So-so: 3 votes (dub:1, edit.dub:1, sub:1)
 Not really good: 3 votes (sub:1, dub:1, others:1
1 Portuguese dubbed
 Weak: -
 Bad: 2 votes (dub:1, ?:1)
 Awful: 1 vote (dub:1)
 Worst ever: -
Seen in part or in whole by 93 users, rank: #4158 (of 7197)
Median rating: Decent
Arithmetic mean: 5.600 (Decent−), std. dev.: 1.9183, rank: #5942 (of 7214)
Weighted mean: 5.679 (Decent−), rank: #5863 (of 7214) (seen all: 6.63 / seen some: 5.48 / won't finish: 4.54)
Bayesian estimate: 6.307 (Decent+), rank: #4247 (of 5443)
Running time: half hour per episode
Number of episodes: 56
Episode titles: We have 57
Vintage: 1963-11-07 to 1964-12-31
(1965) Televised in the US as Tobor the Eighth Man
(1966) Televised in England
(1992) Live Action remake
Links: We have 1
Based on a story by Kazumasa Hirai, 8 Man had already been adapted into a Manga by Jiro Kuwata (published in Shonen Magazine) when it was adapted into a TV series in 1963. It was later adapted into a live action movie, 8 Man (8 Man returns in the US).
Other articles: Show:
You can contribute information to this page, but first you must login or register

DVD (Region 1)
    Tobor the 8th Man - Original TV Series Anime (DVD 6) 2009-10-05
    Tobor the 8th Man - Original TV Series Anime (DVD 7) 2009-10-29
    Tobor the 8th Man - Original TV Series Anime (DVD 8) 2009-10-29
    Tobor the 8th Man - Original TV Series Anime - Box Set 2 (DVD 5-8) 2009-10-29
    Tobor the 8th Man's Greatest Adventures (DVD) 2009-11-02
    Tobor the 8th Man's Greatest Adventures - [wide screen] (DVD) 2009-11-02

Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Sakae Takayama as 8 Man/Rachiro Azuma

Kazue Tagami as Ichiro Hikaki
Miyuki Ueda as Sachiko
Shiroo Amakusa as Senyuuemon Tanaka
Japanese companies
English staff
English cast
Director: Frank Schuller
Screenplay: Reuben Guberman
Gene Prinz
Peter Fernandez (Pilot Episode)
Bob Gaynor as Chief Fumblethumbs
Jack Metger as Dr. Spectra (eps 2-56)
Jerry Berke as Tobor
Sandy Warshaw as
Dr. Spectra (ep 1)

English companies
Distributor: Video Rarities
Released by: T.A. Productions
Portuguese staff
Portuguese cast
Lauro Fabiano as Oitavo Homem/Rachiro Azuma

Isaac Bardavid as Dr. Tani

Maurício Barroso as Miller
Milton Rangel as Narração

Portuguese companies
Broadcaster: Rede Globo
Dubbing Studio: Cinecastro

This encyclopedia is collaboratively edited by the users of this site
DISCLAIMER add information report an error lookup sources

# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Anime anthology