The cast of Hal
Yoshimasa Hosoya, Yôko Hikasa, Mamoru Miyano, Tamio Ôki
What is Hal about?
The story takes place in a technologically advanced society in which robots can be programmed to behave like a complete human. A robot is asked to replace Hal, who died in an accident, to help Kurumi, Hal's girlfriend move on in life. "Hal" struggles to understand the real Hal's past, Kurumi's affections towards Hal as well as the meaning of being alive.