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Shun Ueda in Kikaida


1972 NR

This 1970s live-action series follows the adventures of Kikaida (Daisuke Ban), a superhero android created by Dr. Komyoji (Hajime Izu) to stop evil mastermind Prof. Gill (Mitsuo Andô) and his army of ruthless robots from taking over the world. A guitar-playing teen named Jiro when he's off duty, Kikaida battles an endless onslaught of Gill's automatons while protecting Komyoji's children and trying to reunite them with their amnesiac father.