Candy Candy

TV (115 eps)
1976 - 1979
3.365 out of 5 from 1,510 votes
Rank #3,667

One snowy night, two babies were abandoned at an American orphanage: one of whom was dubbed Candice White due to her complexion and the name of a doll found with the child. As a young girl, 'Candy' lives a carefree life with her fellow friend Annie, until one day Annie is adopted by a rich family and forced to forget about her time at the orphanage. Candy soon follows suit and is adopted into a cruel situation, where love, reunions and other challenges await her. From country to country, Candy will experience the tragedy of heartbreak and the joys of friendship – but above all else, she will dream of the day that she met her beloved 'Prince of the Hill.'

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roriconfan Apr 23, 2012
Score 7.5/10

VALUE SECTION: 7/10 [Like old wine, it only gets better as time goes by.]
This title is quite famous in Greece for being the first shojo series that aired on a Greek channel. Up until then, there were only a few soap operas with real actors that were watched only by middle-aged women. This series was the first to aim at little girls. Of course, it ended up being watched by boys as well, since there... read more

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pinkarray Mar 12, 2012
Score 8.8/10

 I can't watch the series again because it's so darn long. You might think the same way, but if you love it, you might feel free to watch it again.
The art, well, it's okay, but it's kind of squished up with each other, which makes it hard to see. The animation is bad, since it has characters jumping from frame to frame in an inconsistent kind of way and thus, it makes me really confused.
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