Gankutsuou - Netflix

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Trying to escape his uneventful life, Albert, the son of a renowned general from Paris, makes a journey with his friend Franz. During his travels, he meets an immensely wealthy nobleman named The Count of Monte Cristo. Living in luxurious hotels, surrounded by beautiful women and strong bodyguards, the charming but enigmatic count fascinates Albert. Albert invites the count to join the high society of Paris. However, unknown to Albert, his father had once framed the count and took the Count's fiancée as his own.

Gankutsuou - Netflix

Type: Animation

Languages: Japanese

Status: Ended

Runtime: 25 minutes

Premier: 2004-10-06

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The episodes of the Japanese animated TV series Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo are directed by Mahiro Maeda and animated and produced by Gonzo. Gankutsuou is based on Alexandre Dumas's French novel, Le Comte de Monte-Cristo and is about the coming-of-age of Albert Morcerf and the revenge of the Count of Monte Cristo. The series first aired in Japan on Animax on October 5, 2004, and the final episode aired on March 29, 2005. Media Factory released the series to twelve DVD compilations in Japan between February 25, 2005 and January 25, 2006. On April 10, 2005, Geneon Entertainment received the license for U.S. releases. The U.S. version went straight to six DVD compilations of four episodes each between October 25, 2005 and September 12, 2006. Gankutsuou was also made available over the now defunct Akimbo video-on-demand service, Xbox Live, and via Vuze. On December 27, 2010, the series made its North American debut on the FUNimation Channel. Gankutsuou only has one opening theme and one closing theme, both by Jean-Jacques Burnel. “We Were Lovers” serves as the opening theme for all episodes except episode twenty-three and serves as the closing theme for the season finale, episode twenty-four. “You Won't See Me Coming” was the ending theme for every episode aside from the season finale.

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