Grey Digital Target (1986)

Japan, 1986
80m
35mm film, colour
mono, Japanese

A Japanese animated science fiction film directed by Satoshi Dezaki.

Plot Summary

In a -torn future, class C trooper Grey fights to earn promotion to full citizenship and all the luxuries and privileges that it brings. Grey bucks the high mortality rate among troopers earning the nickname Grey Death, but when he discovers that his mentor Red has been captured by the enemy he risks it all rescue him.

Credits

Crew
Director: Satoshi Dezaki
Grey Production Committee, Tokuma Japan Communications Co. Ltd.
Executive Producer: Tatsumi Yamashita
Producers: Hiroshi Kato, Seiichii Sakamoto
Planners: Masako Hirao, Yukiko Nunomoto, Shigeharu Sekiguchi
Supervising Screenwriter: Toshiaki Imaizumi
Screenplay: Yasushi Hirano, Kazumi Koide
Based on the manga by Yoshihisa Tagami
Animation Director: Yukari Kobayashi
Animator: Atsushi Aono
Editor: Kazuo Inoue
Music: Goro Omi
Sound Effects Director: Katsunori Shimizu
Art Director: Geki Katsumata
Mechanical Designers: Kenichi Maejima, Shinichi Suzuki
Character Designer: Setsuko Shibuichi

English language version
Director: Karl Willems
Executive Producer: Seiji Horibuchi
Producer: Toshifumi Yoshida
Script: Rupert Hindlebaum
Translation: David Fleming

Voices
Kazuhiko Inoue (Grey)
Maya Okamoto (Nova)
Hôchû Ôtsuka (Cricket)
Tsutomu Kashiwakura (Tim)
Kenichi Ono (Trooper A)
Kiyoshi Kobayashi (Red)
Shigezô Sasaoka (Komon Rope)
Koichi Chiba (Robert)
Noriko Hidaka (Fan)
Yoshiko Sakakibara (Laara)
Minoru Inaba (Mei)
Tesshô Genda (Hawk)
Miho Yoshida (Big Mama)
Yûri Sugimoto (Dures)
Azumi Inoue (Lips)
Masayuki Katô (Leo)
Bin Shimada (Lee)
Shinya Ôtaki (Sky)
Kyôko Hamura (Little Mama)

English language version voices
Jane Perry (Nova)
Paul Dobson (Grey)
Brian Drummond (Cricket, Tim, trooper)
David Kaye (Red)
Don Brown (Komon Rope)
French Tickner (Robert J. Dimitri)
Janyse Jaud (Fan, Lala)
Jason Gray-Stanford (Mei)
John Novak (emergency announcer, Hawk)
Megan Leitch (Big Mama, Tures)
Nicole Oliver (Lips, Sher)
Scott McNeil (Lee, trooper)
Walter Marsh (Leo)
Ward Perry (Shidara, Sky)

Alternative Titles

Grey Cible digitale – Italy