Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo

Anime Gankutsuou: The Count of Monte Cristo


( 517 )
Original run: 05.10.2004 — 29.03.2005
Country of origin: Japan
Genre: Anime, Drama, Mystery, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Network: Animax
Watched by: 1 114 of 734 293
Total running time: 10 hours
Episode duration: 25
IMDB rating: 8 of 10 2 355 rating: 7.153 of 10 833


Trying to escape his uneventful life, Albert, the son of a renowned general from Paris, makes a journey with his friend Franz. During his travels, he meets an immensely wealthy nobleman named The Count of Monte Cristo. Living in luxurious hotels, surrounded by beautiful women and strong bodyguards, the charming but enigmatic count fascinates Albert. Albert invites the count to join the high society of Paris. However, unknown to Albert, his father had once framed the count and took the Count's fiancée as his own.