Glass Mask

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  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
    (21)
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4.8
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  • Really Favorable and Perfect (*^ワ^*)
    Glass Mask was no short but fantastic, it was well balanced between immersive drama and comedic. character development is also done very well, when the plays are being acted out its almost like you forget the anime itself and become sucked into the play. along with the audience as if the play being preformed and its characters are the real anime, if it wasn't for the spot lights,obvious props, and ...
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  • Great series! Five stars!!!!!
    I love the show, I can re- watch and re- watch every episode a hundred times!
    This is a wonderful series that takes you along for the ride as Maya grows as an actress! This keeps you interested from the very first episode to the last. My only wish is that it would have continued along with the actual manga.
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  • Started off great, downhill halfway through
    I really loved this show to start, but once you get farther in many things will be brushed over and repercussions from past events will be ignored. Some of it is ham-handed, but the acting scenes are beautiful. This anime invoked a lot of emotions in me, but I left it disappointed. If you aren't seriously bothered by these things then I'd recommend it.
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  • deeply touching, emotional and enchanting...where can I buy DVD of complete series (1-51) with english subs?
    Hello,
    This deeply emotional, complex, touching and romantic story definitely has left impression...which I never expected to happen.
    As for ending, alas the "hanging-in-the-air" ending is very popular in Japanese storytelling...
    it's beautiful and unique in it's own way...yet still leaves hope for continuation.
    I was wondering, where is it possible to buy the DVD of "glass mask" ...
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  • Excellent drama! A classic...
    Though this anime is dated the story and the characters still hold up. After awhile you start to forget at how dated the anime is and get engrossed with the characters and the story. This is definitely a classic and worth having in your personal collection!
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  • An anime you won't regret watching!
    The Glass Mask, while slow to start, is an absolute gem when it comes to anime. Every episode will make your heart race and excited for the next episode. Great realistic characters, great development throughout the entire anime, and the art is very well done! It wasn't odd for me to completely become absorbed into the episodes and treat all of the characters as real people. Sometimes I got so ...
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  • Beautiful Masterpiece!
    What a wonderful and brilliantly written story! This is going to be a timeless master piece. I have no negative comments for Glass Mask. Just praises. It so happen that the author used Manga and Anime as a medium. The story would have also been effective in a novel format. To me, this is a soap opera and you feel the characters are alive. It is also the first time that I fell in love and rooting ...
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  • Wow... it's rare for an anime to have this much impact.
    Only two anime have made an emotional impact on me. I cannot believe the detail and complexity of the storyline. I highly recommend this anime to everyone who loves drama and romance. The story was perfectly put-together with every element of a perfect drama. 5 stars for making me watch anime all day (which I haven't done in a LONG time!)
    The only BUT:
    The ending was wrapped up in a hurry and ...
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  • Good Anime, but.....
    it was a good anime but u lost interest after a while. not just that but the ending, well it felt like it didn't end. like it wasn't finished yet. the way they ended the show was really bad. How would u say it? ah yes... a cliffhanger. it just kinda left u there, aside from the ending and not keeping ur interest the ENTIRE time it was pretty ok. If u like long old animes then u can watch this, ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    I wish it was longer!
    This manga has been on since 1976, so you would think that they would have made more episodes. I love anime about acting. Acting always fascinates me. The way they portray the entertainment business and what sort of things that happen with it astounds me. I love it! My only problems is
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