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Cowboy Bebop

Cowboy Bebop

Cowboy Bebop is a 1998 Japanese anime series developed by Sunrise featuring a production team led by director Shinichirō Watanabe, screenwriter Keiko Nobumoto, character designer Toshihiro Kawamoto, mechanical designer Kimitoshi Yamane, and composer Yoko Kanno. The twenty-six episodes of the series are set in the year 2071, and follow the adventures of a bounty hunter crew traveling on the Bebop. Cowboy Bebop explores philosophical concepts including existenti...

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