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List of Osamu Tezuka Movies: Ranked Best To Worst

1. Memory (1964)
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2
Memory
11
2

Memory is a short film directed by Osamu Tezuka which tries to discuss the merits as well as the demerits of memory.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Short
Star Cast:
Adolf Hitler, Shinsuke Chikaishi
2. The Visitor in the Eye (1977)
10
2
The Visitor in the Eye
10
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Nobuhiko Ôbayashi
Genres:
Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Jô Shishido, Shin'ichi Chiba, Etsuko Shiomi, Nagisa Katahira, Shingo Yamamoto
3. Dororo (2007)
9
2
Dororo
9
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Akihiko Shiota
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Horror
Star Cast:
Yoshio Harada, Kiichi Nakai, Satoshi Tsumabuki, Ko Shibasaki, Eita
4. Pieta in the Toilet (2015)
9
2
Pieta in the Toilet
9
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Daishi Matsunaga
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Lily Franky, Hana Sugisaki, Yôjirô Noda, Kanji Furutachi, Saya Ichikawa
5. Garasu no nô (1999)
9
2
Garasu no nô
9
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Hideo Nakata
Genres:
Romance, Drama
Star Cast:
Yûko Natori, Takaaki Enoki, Lisa Gotô, Hiroki Kohara, Masako
6. MW (2009)
8
2
MW
8
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Hitoshi Iwamoto
Genres:
Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Ryo Ishibashi, Yuriko Ishida, Takayuki Yamada, Hiroshi Tamaki, Kazuaki Hankai

TV Movie(s)

1. Black Jack III (2001)
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2
Black Jack III
11
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Yukihiko Tsutsumi
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Leo Morimoto, Hiroyuki Ikeuchi, Masahiro Motoki, Keizô Kanie, Hairi Katagiri
2. Black Jack II (2000)
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2
Black Jack II
11
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Yukihiko Tsutsumi
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Masahiro Motoki, Katsunori Takahashi, Yasuko Matsuyuki, Eiji Bandô, Chôsuke Ikariya
3. MW: Dai 0 shô akuma no gêmu (2009)
10
2
MW: Dai 0 shô akuma no gêmu
10
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Hitoshi Iwamoto
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Takeru Satoh, Mitsuki Tanimura, Yûji Abe, Andre Akimoto, Takahiko Fujii
4. The Young Black Jack (2011)
10
2
The Young Black Jack
10
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Kentarô Ohtani
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Riisa Naka, Haru, Masaki Okada, Roi Hayashi, Hiro
5. Black Jack (2000)
10
2
Black Jack
10
2
As:
Writer
Director:
Yukihiko Tsutsumi
Genres:
Drama
Star Cast:
Ittoku Kishibe, Masahiro Motoki, Hiromi Nagasaku, Hakuryû, Ian Fults

Animation(s)

Spaceketeers (1979)
Spaceketeers
As:
Writer
Genres:
Animation
Fumoon (1980)
Fumoon
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Hisashi Sakaguchi
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Chikao Ohtsuka, Kaneto Shiozawa, Mari Okamoto, Ken'yû Horiuchi, Hiroshi Suzuki
Kimba, the White Lion (1966)
Kimba, the White Lion
As:
Writer
Director:
Eiichi Yamamoto
Genres:
Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Toshiko Yokota, Hajime Akashi, Hisashi Katsuda, Kinto Tamura, Minoru Midorikawa
The Fantastic Adventures of Unico (1981)
The Fantastic Adventures of Unico
Plot:

Jealous and petty Gods try to use trickery to capture a magical unicorn named Unico who has the special gift of making all living creatures happy and lighthearted. They send the West Wind to capture Unico and take him to the Hill of Oblivion. But the West Wind decides to help Unico escape the Gods instead. 

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka, Toshio Hirata
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Kazuko Sugiyama, Makio Inoue, Katsue Miwa, Ryouko Kitamiya, Junko Hori
Kaitei choutokkyuu marin ekusupuresu (1979)
Kaitei choutokkyuu marin ekusupuresu
As:
Writer
Director:
Satoshi Dezaki
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Animation, Fantasy, Action
Star Cast:
Mami Koyama, Hisashi Katsuda, Masashi Amenomori, Kaneta Kimotsuki, Kôichi Chiba
Choppy and the Princess (1967)
Choppy and the Princess
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Animation
Star Cast:
Yoshiko Ohta, Gorô Naya, Takako Sasuga
Unico in the Island of Magic (1983)
Unico in the Island of Magic
PG
As:
Writer
Director:
Moribi Murano
Genres:
Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
Lorenzo Music, Sumi Shimamoto, Chieko Baishô, Katsue Miwa, Iruka
Unico: Black Cloud White Feather (1979)
Unico: Black Cloud White Feather
As:
Writer
Director:
Toshio Hirata
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Minori Matsushima, Hiroya Oka, Kyoko Iwata, Junpei Takiguchi, Kaneta Kimotsuki
Jumping (1984)
Jumping
Plot:

An animated short film by Tezuka Osamu, Jumping follows the adventures of a young boy who first skips down a street and then starts jumping over towns, forests, and the sea, finally reaching a country in wartime. A remarkable achievement in animation in the 1980s, the short film won many awards. 

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Family, Animation, Short, Comedy
Astroboy (1963)
Astroboy
TV-G
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Family, Animation, Fantasy, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Action
Star Cast:
Billie Lou Watt, Gilbert Mack, Esperanzita Martínez, Mari Shimizu, Ray Owens
Mighty Atom (1963)
Mighty Atom
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Drama, Action, Animation, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Michio Hazama, Gorô Naya, Masako Nozawa, Mari Shimizu, Ayao Wada
Belladonna of Sadness (1973)
Belladonna of Sadness
As:
Producer
Director:
Eiichi Yamamoto
Genres:
Horror, Fantasy, Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Tatsuya Nakadai, Aiko Nagayama, Katsuyuki Itô, Shigako Shimegi, Masaya Takahashi
Adachi-Ga-Hara (1991)
Adachi-Ga-Hara
As:
Writer
Genres:
Short, Animation, Sci-Fi
Astroboy (1980)
Astroboy
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Action, Sci-Fi, Animation, Adventure, Family
Star Cast:
Richard Ganoung, Hisashi Katsuda, Bob Gonzalez, Debby Holmes, Del Lewis
Story of a Certain Street Corner (1962)
Story of a Certain Street Corner
Plot:

Tales of the Street Corner

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Yusaku Sakamoto, Eiichi Yamamoto
Genres:
Animation, Short, Fantasy
Ningyo (1964)
Ningyo
Plot:

This animated short film takes us to a totalitarian society where even daydreaming is not allowed. However, an imaginative boy is dreaming about catching a mermaid and playing with her.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Short, Animation
Pictures at an Exhibition (1966)
Pictures at an Exhibition
Plot:

This short film is a series of short animated segments, and it explores few different characters of the modern society. These include the woman obsessed with fashion, the plastic surgeon, the rumor-monger, etc.

As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Animation, Short
Akuma Shima no prince: Mittsu-me ga tooru (1985)
Akuma Shima no prince: Mittsu-me ga tooru
As:
Writer
Director:
Yûgo Serikawa
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Gara Takashima, Toshiko Fujita, Jôji Yanami, Kazuhiko Kishino, Yasurô Tanaka
Wonder 3 (1965)
Wonder 3
TV-G
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Bobbie Byers, Neil Patrick, Paul Brown, Kurt Nagel, Jerry Burke
New Adventures of Kimba the White Lion (1989)
New Adventures of Kimba the White Lion
As:
Writer
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Sumi Shimamoto
Hi no Tori: Uchuu Hen (1987)
Hi no Tori: Uchuu Hen
As:
Writer
Director:
Rintaro
Genres:
Animation, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Space Firebird (1980)
Space Firebird
Plot:

Based on a manga series Phoenix, this animated sci-fi fantasy adventure film revolves around a hero Godoh, robot Ogla and few odd pets who board a spaceship in order to hunt a monster named Phoenix. 

As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Taku Sugiyama
Genres:
Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Drama, Romance, Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Keiko Takeshita, Hiroshi Ôtake, Kaneto Shiozawa, Katsue Miwa, Kazue Takahashi
Astro Boy (1964)
Astro Boy
As:
Writer
Director:
Rintaro, Eiichi Yamamoto, Yoshitake Suzuki
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Family, Animation
Kimba the White Lion (1965)
Kimba the White Lion
TV-G
As:
Producer, Writer
Genres:
Adventure, Family, Animation
Star Cast:
Gorô Naya, Gilbert Mack, Yvonne Murray, Sonia Owens, Junji Chiba
Sen'ya ichiya monogatari (1969)
Sen'ya ichiya monogatari
X
As:
Producer, Writer
Director:
Eiichi Yamamoto
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Noboru Mitani, Hiroshi Akutagawa, Sachiko Itô, Haruko Katô, Takako Ando
Black Jack (1993)
Black Jack
As:
Writer
Director:
Osamu Dezaki, Fumihiro Yoshimura
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Animation, Mystery
Star Cast:
Christopher Carroll, Kate Higgins, Steve Blum, Wendee Lee, David Hayter
Blue Blink (1989)
Blue Blink
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Family, Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Kei Tomiyama, Masako Nozawa, Miki Itô, Kaori Tsuchiya
Triton of the Sea (1979)
Triton of the Sea
As:
Writer
Director:
Yoshiyuki Tomino
Genres:
Action, Drama, Fantasy, Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Kazuko Sugiyama, Kaneta Kimotsuki, Yoku Shioya, Akemi Hirokawa, Kôji Yada
Firebird: Karma Chapter (1986)
Firebird: Karma Chapter
As:
Writer
Director:
Rintaro
Genres:
Animation, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Yôko Asagami, Mami Koyama, Toshio Furukawa, Masako Ikeda, Katsunosuke Hori
Bagi, the Monster of Mighty Nature (1984)
Bagi, the Monster of Mighty Nature
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Romance, Mystery, Action, Adventure, Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Kazuhiko Inoue, Katsuji Mori, Yuzuru Fujimoto, Masaru Ikeda, Tomie Kataoka
Goku no daiboken (1967)
Goku no daiboken
As:
Writer
Genres:
Comedy, Animation, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Eiko Masuyama, Junpei Takiguchi, Kin'ya Aikawa, Kazuko Migite, Nachi Nozawa
Phoenix (2004)
Phoenix
PG-13
As:
Writer
Genres:
History, Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Animation, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Stephanie Sheh, Steve Blum, Wendee Lee, J. David Brimmer, Crispin Freeman
Metropolis (2001)
Metropolis
TV-14
Plot:

This animated science fiction adventure thriller film takes us to a futuristic city named Metropolis, where humans and robots coexist. The film revolves around a private investigator named Shunsaku, who along with his nephew, discover a sinister plan that threatens entire humanity.  

As:
Writer
Director:
Rintaro
Genres:
Drama, Thriller, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Kôsei Tomita, Scott Weinger, Steve Blum, Yuka Imoto, Kei Kobayashi
Broken Down Film (1985)
Broken Down Film
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Western, Comedy, Animation, Short
Amefuri Kozou (1983)
Amefuri Kozou
As:
Director
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Family, Short, Fantasy, Animation
Star Cast:
Daisuke Gôri, Junko Hori, Lynn Harris, Satomi Majima
Legend of the Forest (1987)
Legend of the Forest
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Short, Animation
One Million-Year Trip: Bandar Book (1978)
One Million-Year Trip: Bandar Book
As:
Writer
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Masatô Ibu, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Mami Koyama, Iemasa Kayumi, Kaneta Kimotsuki
Ginga Tansa Nisenhyaku-nen: Border Planet (1986)
Ginga Tansa Nisenhyaku-nen: Border Planet
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Drama, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Takeshi Aono, Kei Tomiyama, Masako Katsuki, Shunsuke Shima, Rokurô Naya
Run wa kaze no naka (1985)
Run wa kaze no naka
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Short, Animation, Romance
Star Cast:
Kei Tomiyama, Kazuhiko Inoue, Saeko Shimazu, Keaton Yamada, Atsuko Mine
Atom the Beginning (2017)
Atom the Beginning
TV-14
As:
Writer
Genres:
Animation, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Mitsuki Saiga, Mikako Komatsu, Yûichi Nakamura, Takuma Terashima, Yûki Inoue
Arabian Nights: The Adventures of Sinbad (1962)
Arabian Nights: The Adventures of Sinbad
As:
Writer
Director:
Taiji Yabushita, Yoshio Kuroda
Genres:
Adventure, Action, Family, Animation, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Noriko Shindô, Hideo Kinoshita, Tetsuko Kuroyanagi, Kyôko Satomi, Kiyoshi Kawakubo
Astro Boy (2003)
Astro Boy
TV-Y7
As:
Writer
Genres:
Drama, Fantasy, Adventure, Family, Action, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Tabitha St. Germain, Wally Wingert, Candi Milo, Maile Flanagan, Greg Cipes
Cleopatra (1970)
Cleopatra
X
Plot:

When an alien race plans to take over humanity, three people from the future are sent back to the era of Cleopatra in order to understand the enemy better.

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka, Eiichi Yamamoto
Genres:
Animation, Drama, Romance, History, Comedy, Adult, Sci-Fi
Star Cast:
Chinatsu Nakayama, Kotoe Hatsui, Tsubame Yanagiya, Nobuo Tsukamoto, Kazuko Imai
Jungle Emperor Leo (1997)
Jungle Emperor Leo
PG
As:
Writer
Director:
Yoshio Takeuchi
Genres:
Adventure, Animation
Star Cast:
Stephanie Sheh, Masane Tsukayama, Chieko Baishô, Kaneta Kimotsuki, Hekiru Shiina
Muramasa (1987)
Muramasa
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Animation, Short
Drop (1965)
Drop
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Short, Animation
Black Jack: The Movie (1996)
Black Jack: The Movie
As:
Writer
Director:
Osamu Dezaki, Fumihiro Yoshimura
Genres:
Animation, Thriller, Drama
Star Cast:
Wendee Lee, Kirk Thornton, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, Akio Ôtsuka, Hiroshi Fujioka
Animated Self-Portraits (1989)
Animated Self-Portraits
As:
Director
Director:
Osamu Tezuka, Jirí Barta, Sally Cruikshank, Borivoj Dovnikovic-Bordo
Genres:
Short, Animation
Push (1987)
Push
As:
Director
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Sci-Fi, Animation, Short
Kimba the White Lion: Symphonic Poem (1991)
Kimba the White Lion: Symphonic Poem
As:
Writer
Director:
Toshio Hirata
Genres:
Musical, Animation, Adventure
Akuemon (1993)
Akuemon
As:
Writer
Genres:
Animation, Action, Short
Young Black Jack (2015)
Young Black Jack
As:
Writer
Genres:
Drama, Animation
Star Cast:
Shizuka Itô, Kôji Yusa, Akio Ôtsuka, Jun'ichi Suwabe, Yuichiro Umehara
Firebird: Daybreak Chapter (1978)
Firebird: Daybreak Chapter
As:
Writer
Director:
Kon Ichikawa
Genres:
Action, Fantasy, Animation, Comedy, History, War, Adventure, Drama
Star Cast:
Tomisaburô Wakayama, Masao Kusakari, Ken Tanaka, Toshinori Omi, Kaoru Yumi
Black Jack: Two Doctors in Black (2005)
Black Jack: Two Doctors in Black
As:
Writer
Director:
Macoto Tezuka, Satoshi Kuwabara
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Akio Ôtsuka, Takeshi Kaga, Yûma Ishigaki, Aya Hirayama, Makoto Ishii
Kimba the White Lion (1994)
Kimba the White Lion
As:
Writer
Genres:
Adventure, Animation, Drama
Star Cast:
Kathleen Barr, Janyse Jaud, Michael Dobson, Paul Dobson, Lisa Ann Beley
Osamu Tezuka Story: I am Son-Goku (1989)
Osamu Tezuka Story: I am Son-Goku
As:
Writer
Director:
Masami Hata, Rintaro
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Toshiko Fujita, Kiyoshi Kawakubo, Kunikazu Ishii, Fumi Koyama, Hiroshi Masuoka
Fushigi na Melmo (1971)
Fushigi na Melmo
As:
Director
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Comedy, Fantasy, Animation
Midori no neko (1983)
Midori no neko
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Short, Animation
Star Cast:
Kôsei Tomita, Masako Nozawa, Kaneto Shiozawa, Kumiko Takizawa, Kôji Yada
Genesis (1968)
Genesis
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Animation, Short, Comedy, Drama
Star Cast:
Seiji Kobayashi
Buddha 2: The Endless Journey (2014)
Buddha 2: The Endless Journey
As:
Writer
Director:
Toshiaki Komura
Genres:
Adventure, Biography, Drama, Animation, History
Star Cast:
Nana Mizuki, Ken'ichi Matsuyama, Shin'ya Ohwada, Kiyokazu Kanze, Tetsuo Nakanishi
Black Jack 2: Pinoko ai shiteru (1996)
Black Jack 2: Pinoko ai shiteru
As:
Writer
Director:
Kazuya Konaka
Genres:
Animation
Star Cast:
Daisuke Ryû, Seijun Suzuki, Yû Fujiki, Honami Tajima, Haruko Mabuchi
Don Dracula (1982)
Don Dracula
As:
Writer
Genres:
Horror, Comedy, Animation
Star Cast:
Kenji Utsumi, Saeko Shimazu, Kaneta Kimotsuki, Takao Ôyama, Tomie Katayama
Alakazam the Great (1960)
Alakazam the Great
Plot:

Alakazam the Great is a fantasy adventure film which tells the story of a monkey king who learns the secrets of magic and becomes quite arrogant. In order to make up for his troubles, the gods send him on a mission to accompany a prince on a journey filled with dangers, monsters, demons and cannibals.   

As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Daisaku Shirakawa, Taiji Yabushita, Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Music, Adventure, Animation, Fantasy, Romance, Family
Star Cast:
Sterling Holloway, Frankie Avalon, Jonathan Winters, Kiyoshi Komiyama, Noriko Shindô
Sougen no ko Tenguri (1977)
Sougen no ko Tenguri
As:
Writer
Director:
Yasuo Ôtsuka
Genres:
Animation, Short
Triton of the Sea (1972)
Triton of the Sea
As:
Writer
Genres:
Animation, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Star Cast:
Kaneta Kimotsuki, Akemi Hirokawa, Masako Ebisu, Gentarô Inoue, Yonehiko Kitagawa
Ambassador Magma (1993)
Ambassador Magma
As:
Writer
Director:
Hidehito Ueda
Genres:
Short, Action, Sci-Fi, Animation
Star Cast:
Steve Blum, Marvyn Byrkett, Steve Cassling, Hal Cleaveland, Gary Dubin
Buddha: The Great Departure (2011)
Buddha: The Great Departure
As:
Writer
Director:
Kôzô Morishita
Genres:
Animation, Biography, Drama, Adventure, History
Star Cast:
Tesshô Genda, Sayuri Yoshinaga, Hidetaka Yoshioka, Kiyokazu Kanze, Saburôta Kanze
Self Portrait (1988)
Self Portrait
As:
Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Genres:
Short, Animation
Osu (1962)
Osu
As:
Producer
Director:
Eiichi Yamamoto
Genres:
Animation, Short

TV Shows and Videos

Leo the Lion (1966)
Leo the Lion
As:
Producer, Director, Writer
Director:
Osamu Tezuka
Blood Will Tell: Tezuka Osamu's Dororo (2004)
Blood Will Tell: Tezuka Osamu's Dororo
M
As:
Writer
Genres:
Action, Mystery, Adventure, Fantasy
Star Cast:
Kevin Miller, Chris Murphy, Brett Pels, Kevin Blackton, Bob Brindley
Space Avenger (1966)
Space Avenger
As:
Writer
Star Cast:
Tôru Ôhira, Tetsuya Uosumi, Masumi Okada, Tomoko Murakami, Ranfan Ou
Hi no Tori: Yamato-hen (1987)
Hi no Tori: Yamato-hen
As:
Writer
Director:
Toshio Hirata