One Piece Movie 1: The Great Gold Pirate


There once was a pirate known as the Great Gold Pirate Woonan, who obtained almost 1/3 of the world's gold. Over the course of a few years, the pirate's existence faded, and a legend grew that he disappeared with his gold to a remote island, an island pirates continue to search for. Aboard the Going Merry, Luffy and his crew, starved and reckless, are robbed of their treasure. In an attempt to get it back, they wreck the getaway ship, guided by a young boy named Tabio, who's a captured part of El Drago's pirate crew. El Drago's love for gold has driven him to look for Woonan's island, and thanks to Woonan's treasure map, he finds it. During this time, Luffy's crew have been split up, and despite their own circumstances, they must find a way to stop El Drago from obtaining Woonan's gold.... Show more

Sensational year 2000 was for hollywood definitively year of One Piece Movie 1: The Great Gold Pirate. If I had to choose only one movie that I would watch over and over, it would be One Piece Movie 1: The Great Gold Pirate. The new cinematography style invented by Atsuji Shimizu is exactly what it is supposed to be - a new path that can be followed by the creators of original entertainment films. It is a brilliant tense movie from the beginning to the end. The story is really solid, the pacing is great, and all of the actors gave great performances. And, as it turned out, Atsuji Shimizu's film passed the test of time victorious. You can watch this film here on in full HD.... Show more

Directors: Atsuji Shimizu
Countries: Japan
Release: 2000-03-04
Duration: 51 min
IMDb Rating: 6.8