Mighty Atom (live action)
It received a Japanese DVD release on October 23, 2009. However, only 58 out of 65 episodes are present due to being misplaced over time.1)
The actors were Masato Segawa as the titular hero, Akio Tanaka and Gorou Morino as Dr. Ochanomizu, Yoshiko Tagami as Dr. Ochanomizu’s wife, Hiroshi Kiyama, Yonehiko Kitagawa, and Chizou Kurata as Inspector Tawashi. Atom’s father and mother are portrayed by Kin’ichi Shimizu and Harue Wakahara, respectively.2)
- This is the only version of the Astro Boy series that has Dr. Ochanomizu with a known wife.
- Unlike other roles, in this version Shunsaku Ban is portrayed as a student.