GREEN LEGEND RAN is a Japanese animated tale of future strife on a barren earth governed by an alien-sponsored religious movement. Its imaginative retro design eases viewers through an increasingly complicated storyline.
In an ecologically damaged future, an alien entity called Rodo descends to earth and absorbs all water and plant life to create an area called Holy Mother. The Rodoist religious movement guards Holy Mother and designates people born with silver hair as intermediaries between Holy Mother and the
mass of humanity surviving in dry, barren villages. A boy named Ran meets a silver-haired girl named Aira and both get caught up in the movements of the ...