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The Genie Family (ハクション大魔王; Hakushon Daimaō), initially dubbed as Bob in a Bottle and later as The Sneezing Magician, is a Japanese fantasy comedy anime television series produced by Tatsunoko Production and aired on Fuji TV. It ran from 5 October 1969 to 27 September 1970 with a total of 52 episodes. It is the first installment of The Genie Family series.


Character English Japanese
Hakushon Daimaō Gary Jewell Tōru Ōhira
Akubi Liz MacRae Takako Sasuga
Daidaimaō Ichirō Nagai
Shakkuri-sensei Hisako Kyōda
Kan-chan Sonja Ball Midori Katō
Papa Isamu Tanonaka
Mama Mitsuko Asō
Gejigon Kazuya Tatekabe
Yuriko-chan Minori Matsushima
Bullkō Tarō Sagami
Sorekara-ojisan Kinya Aikawa


The series has 52 episodes with each episode containing two 11-minute segments. Sometimes, there would be two segments of the episode that would make a full-length story.

Screenshot Episode number # Japanese Title (Top)

Bob in a Bottle Title (Bottom)



  • Footage and music from Bob in a Bottle is featured in Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers, where it is said to be Bulk's favorite cartoon.