Young Black Jack is a prequel to Osamu Tezuka's classic series about a brilliant maverick doctor who practices without a license. Ōkuma and author Tabata launched the ongoing series in Young Champion in 2011. The prequel follows Black Jack when he was still a medical student in the 1960s.
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Young Black Jack - Black Jack (1979 film) - Netflix
Black Jack is a 1979 period children’s adventure film, directed by Ken Loach and based on the Leon Garfield novel. It is set in Yorkshire in 1750 and follows a young boy, Tolly (Stephen Hirst) and his adventures with a large French man (Jean Franval), the Black Jack of the title, and Belle a young English girl (Louise Cooper). It was awarded the Critics’ Award at the Cannes Film Festival (1979).
Young Black Jack - Cast - Netflix
Stephen Hirst as Tolly Louise Cooper as Belle Jean Franval as Black Jack John Young as Dr. Hunter William Moore as Mr. Carter Doreen Mantle as Mrs. Carter Russell Waters as Dr. Jones Malcolm Dixon as Tom Thumb's Army Mike Edmonds as Tom Thumb's Army David Rappaport as Tom Thumb's Army