Rain Boy (anime)
Screenshot of the opening logo of Rain Boy
|Original video animation|
|Directed by||Osamu Tezuka|
|Released||December 24, 1989|
The story is about a boy named Mouta who offered his shoes to another boy in need during a storm. The boy turned out to be a ghost who transformed into a creature granting Mouta 3 wishes. It was based on the classical Aladdin oil lamp genie tale.
It was re-released as a DVD on March 21, 2003 on the same disk as The Green Cat.
- Director: Osamu Tezuka
- Screenplay: Masateru Yoshimura
- Music: Reijiro Koroku
- Art director: Shichiro Kobayashi
- Animation director: Masateru Yoshimura
- Clements, Jonathan. McCarthy Helen.  (2006). The Anime Encyclopedia: Revised & Expanded Edition. Berkeley, CA: Stone Bridge Press. ISBN 978-1-933330-10-5