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    Unique ID Code: 0000147117
    Added by: Jitendar Canth
    Added on: 30/1/2012 18:41
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    Fruits Basket: Complete Collection

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    Universally endearing, and endlessly entertaining.
    Certificate: PG
    Running Time: 622 mins
    Retail Price: £29.99
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    Content Type: TV Series

    Synopsis:
    Adapted from the phenomenally popular manga written and illustrated by Natsuki Takaya, the animated version of Fruits Basket has been charming and intriguing anime fans worldwide ever since its original Japanese television debut. Now, the complete anime series has been collected together on the four-disc DVD release Fruits Basket Complete Collection, which features all 26 episodes plus a generous helping of extra features including an interview with the series' director, Akitaro Daichi.

    The Sohmas are a family cursed, the circumstances of which have led to their isolation from the rest of normal society. For theirs is no ordinary family curse…

    Thirteen members of the family are possessed by the spirits of the Chinese zodiac and when embraced by a person of the opposite gender are transformed into their own personal zodiac animal. The Sohmas have managed to keep the curse private for generations, but when a young girl named Tohru Honda stumbles upon their secret, life at the Sohma household changes forever and conflicts erupt as zodiac rivals clash in this most unusual of situations.

    Young Tohru's presence proves to be a positive influence upon the family members and she takes it upon herself to find a way to break the curse. But first and foremost she must promise to keep family's secret safe or face the consequences.

    Special Features:
    Textless Opening
    Akitaro Daichi Interview
    Character Profiles
    Fruits Basket Room #1, #2, & #3 featurettes.
    Behind the Scenes featurette
    Eyecatch Galleries
    Illustration Gallery

    Video Tracks:
    4:3 regular

    Audio Tracks:
    Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo English
    Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo Japanese

    Subtitle Tracks:
    English

    Directed By:
    Akitarô Daichi

    Written By:




    Starring:
    Aya Hisakawa
    Tomokazu Seki
    Yui Horie
    Akio Suyama
    Ayaka Saito
    Kaori Nazuka
    Kazuhiko Inoue
    Kotono Mitsuishi
    Miina Tominaga
    Mitsuru Miyamoto
    Reiko Yasuhara
    Ryotaro Okiayu
    Wakaba Murasaki
    Yuka Imai
    Eric Vale
    Jerry Jewell
    Laura Bailey
    Chad Cline
    Christopher R. Sabat
    Daphne Gere
    John Burgmeier
    Justin Cook
    Kate Bristol
    Kent Williams
    Kimberly Grant
    Meredith McCoy
    Parisa Fakhri

    Music From:
    Jun Abe
    Seiji Muto

    Director of Photography:
    Masayuki Kawaguchi

    Editor:
    Masahiro Matsumura

    Producer:
    Masami Yanagihara
    Noriko Kobayashi
    Tatsuji Yamazaki

    Distributor:
    MVM

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