Unico is a special unicorn with the ability to make anyone he meets happy. But the gods are not pleased, and out of jealousy, they bid the West Wind to exile young Unico to the Hill of Oblivion, where he shall stay, alone, forever. Luckily, the West Wind is a kind soul and instead, hides Unico away from place to place, keeping him shielded from the eyes of the gods. Along the way, Unico must make new friends and even save the world from an evil power!
As one of Tezuka's more mild and childfriendly concepts, Unico has its cuteness factor rising to soaring heights in its secod installment, but has a small tragedy hidden beneath the exterior. That does not stop it from being a very cute and childish fantasy. The story of Unico is a little different than the first film, starting with the backstory of our little hero. Unico is a small unicorn who... read more
If you want a kid's movie with a pretty basic plot, this might be your movie. The story line is pretty simplistic. When he was born, Unico had the ability to grant happiness to everyone. The gods, believing they were the only ones who should grant happiness, decided to banish Unico. He moves from place to place, attempting to bring happiness in the most haphazard of ways. The animation is actually pretty... read more
|Unico: Black Rain and White Feather||Movie||1979|
|Unico in the Island of Magic||Movie||1983|