Higurashi no Naku Koro ni Rei (OAV)

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Alternative title:
Cuando las cigarras lloran - Gratitud (Spanish)
Higurashi no Naku Koroni Rei (Japanese)
When Cicadas Cry - Gratitude
ひぐらしのなく頃に礼 (Japanese)
Objectionable content: None
Plot Summary: At the start it would appear that this story will only be about fun and good moments for the "club" members, but after a brief fun during the first ova, the story turns out to be more deep and tense. Rika now feels strange and distant. And even feels that the same tragedies of the "past times" will occur, feeling that destiny is something that can't be changed in the end. She thinks about getting involved and try to solve those mistakes or just giving up to that tragic destiny.
User Ratings: 1039 ratings have been given [details]
 Masterpiece: 102 votes (sub:90, dub:3, raw:3, ?:1, others:5
5 Spanish subtitled
 Excellent: 196 votes (sub:181, dub:8, others:7
5 Spanish subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
1 Korean subtitled
 Very good: 276 votes (sub:249, dub:8, raw:2, ?:1, edit.dub:1, others:15
8 Spanish subtitled
2 Russian subtitled
2 Polish subtitled
1 French subtitled
1 Italian subtitled
1 Portuguese subtitled
 Good: 186 votes (sub:167, dub:5, raw:4, ?:1, others:9
4 Spanish subtitled
1 French subtitled
1 Italian subtitled
1 Polish subtitled
1 Korean subtitled
1 Russian subtitled
 Decent: 123 votes (sub:111, dub:7, raw:1, ?:1, others:3
1 Spanish subtitled
1 Finnish subtitled
1 German subtitled
 So-so: 76 votes (sub:74, others:2
1 Russian subtitled
1 French subtitled
 Not really good: 33 votes (sub:31, dub:2)
 Weak: 25 votes (sub:22, dub:3)
 Bad: 15 votes (sub:15)
 Awful: 4 votes (sub:4)
 Worst ever: 3 votes (sub:3)
Seen in part or in whole by 1751 users, rank: #632 (of 6417)
Median rating: Very good
Arithmetic mean: 7.366 (Good+), std. dev.: 1.8689, rank: #1585 (of 6417)
Weighted mean: 7.358 (Good+), rank: #1456 (of 6417) (seen all: 7.65 / seen some: 7.99 / won't finish: 4.41)
Bayesian estimate: 7.360 (Good+), rank: #1255 (of 4883)
Running time: half hour per episode
Number of episodes: 5
Episode titles: We have 5
Vintage: 2009-02-25 to 2009-08-21
Release dates: We have 10
Opening Theme:
"Super scription of data" by Eiko Shimamiya
Ending Theme:
"Manazashi" by anNina
Links: We have 1
Trivia: We have 4
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Japanese staff
Japanese cast
Director: Toshifumi Kawase
Series Composition: Toshifumi Kawase
Tetsuhito Saito (ep 5)
Toshifumi Kawase (eps 1-4)
Episode Director:
Shun Yashiro (eps 2, 4)
Shunji Yoshida (eps 1, 3, 5)
Music: Kenji Kawai
Original creator: Seventh Expansion
Character Design: Kazuya Kuroda
Art Director: Chikako Shibata
Chief Animation Director: Tomoyuki Abe
Animation Director:
Akiko Matsuo (eps 3, 5)
Chieko Miyagawa (ep 1)
Maki Murakami (eps 1, 3, 5)
Tomoyuki Abe (ep 3)
Yuuko Yahiro (ep 4)
Sound Director: Hozumi Gôda
Animation producer: Keiichi Matsuda
Camera Director: Seiichi Morishita
Music producer: Akira Yoshikawa
Prop Design: Tomo Kosaka
Theme Song Arrangement: Kazuya Takase (OP)
Theme Song Composition: Kazuya Takase (OP)
Theme Song Lyrics: Eiko Shimamiya (OP)
Theme Song Performance:
anNina (ED)
Eiko Shimamiya (OP)
Mai Nakahara as Rena Ryūgū
Mika Kanai as Satoko Hōjō
Satsuki Yukino as Mion Sonozaki
Sōichiro Hoshi as Keiichi Maebara
Yui Horie as Hanyū
Yukari Tamura as Rika Furude

Chafurin as Kuraudo Ōishi
Daisuke Ono as Mamoru Akasaka
Fumiko Orikasa as Chie Rumiko
Miki Itou as Miyo Takano
Satsuki Yukino as Shion Sonozaki
Toru Ohkawa as Jirō Tomitake
Toshihiko Seki as Kyōsuke Irie
Yu Kobayashi as Satoshi Hōjō

Eiji Maruyama as discerning old man (ep 5)
Eiji Miyashita as Yoshirō Sonozaki (ep 1)
Eriko Matsushima as old woman (ep 2)
Fujiko Takimoto as Suguru Okamura (ep 3)
Hozumi Gôda as Yamamoto (eps 2-4)
Jun Konno as otaku C (ep 1)
Juurouta Kosugi as Okonogi (ep 1)
Mai Hashimoto as classmate (ep 3)
Mami Ozaki as nurse (ep 4)
Manabu Sakamaki as otaku B (ep 1)
Megumi Matsumoto as Daiki Tomita (ep 3)
Risa Mizuno as classmate (eps 2-3)
Sayaka Ohara as Rika's Mother (ep 3)
Tsubasa Yonaga as otaku A (ep 1)
Yukari Tamura as Ōka Furude (ep 4)
Japanese companies
English staff
English companies
Licensed by: Sentai Filmworks
English cast

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