International Title
Bye-Bye Jupiter
Japanese Title
 さよならジュピター
 [Sayonara Jiupita]
Production: Toho / IO
Distributor: Toho Japan: 1984
  Time: 129 minutes
 
Initial US Title
 Bye-Bye Jupiter
US Distributor: Toho (1985) Time: 129 minutes
Alternate Movie Titles:
Sayonara Jupiter [US DVD Title]



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Details
In the 22nd century, humanity is facing a population problem as it continues to expand through the solar system. To make more inhabitable planets, a plan is created to solarize Jupiter to create another sun. However, life being discovered on the large planet and continued protests from a group named the Jupiter Church threaten the plan.

Staff
Directed by Koji Hashimoto, Sakyo Komatsu
Writing Credits Sakyo Komatsu
Produced by Sakyo Komatsu, Tomoyuki Tanaka
Music by Kentaro Haneda, Yumi Matsutoya, Jiro Sugita
Stock Music by Akira Ifukube, Ikuma Dan
Cinematography by Kazutami Hara
Film Editing by Yoshitami Kuroiwa
Production Design by Akira Sakuragi
Assistant Director Masaaki Tezuka
Director of Special Effects Koichi Kawakita
Assitant Director of Special Effects Kenji Suzuki
Cast
Eiji Honda, SSDO Chief Tomokazu Miura
Maria Basehart Diane Dangely
Millicent Wilem, Doctor Rachael Huggert
Inoue Ryutarou, Doctor Akihiko Hirata
Shadllic, Senator Andrew Hughes
Mohammed Mansur, Doctor Masumi Okada
Earth Federation President Hisaya Morishige
Anita Miyuki Ono
Hoger Kinn, Captain Ron Irwin
Peter, Jupiter Church Founder Paul Taiga
Edward Webb, SSDO President William Tapier
Musashi Miyamoto Toshiro Mifune
Kojiro Sasaki Koji Tsuruta
Shindo, Detective Yosuke Natsuki
Tsukamoto, Doctor Takashi Shimura
Monster Appearances Aliens, SDF, Misc
Godzilla (stock footage), Mothra (stock footage), King Ghidorah (stock footage), Rodan (stock footage) Minerva Base, Space Arrow, Tokyo-III, Flash Bird Convoy, Jade 3, Muse 12, Freight Ship, Jupiter Ghost, Transmitting Device, Small Transmission Ship, Escape Pod

Posters

Toho Stock Footage

DVDs and Blu-Ray
Region 1 Sayonara Jupiter Discotek (2007) Order
Region 2 Bye-Bye Jupiter - Deluxe Edition Pioneer (2003)

CD Soundtracks

Bye-Bye Jupiter
(CA35-1073)

Bye-Bye Jupiter
(TOCT-11610)
Compilations


Voyager
(TOCT-10648)

Reviews
Anthony Romero Star Rating
January 1, 2012
Patrick Galvan Star Rating
March 26, 2015