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Vampire Hunter D (1985)
"Kyûketsuki hantâ D" (original title)

Unrated  |  Video  |   |  Animation, Action, Fantasy  |  26 March 1993 (USA)
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In a far-future time ruled by the supernatural, a young girl requests the help of a vampire hunter to kill the vampire who has bitten her and thus prevent her from becoming a vampire ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kaneto Shiozawa ...
D (voice)
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D / Left Hand (voice)
Michie Tomizawa ...
Doris (voice)
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Doris (voice)
Seizô Katô ...
Lee (voice)
Jeff Winkless ...
Lee (voice)
Satoko Kifuji ...
Lamika (voice)
Edie Mirman ...
Lamika / Greco Girl #3 (voice)
Kazuyuki Sogabe ...
Rei Ginsei (voice)
Kerrigan Mahan ...
Rei Ginsei (voice)
Motomu Kiyokawa ...
Fehring (voice)
Steve Kramer ...
Fehring (voice)
Yûsaku Yara ...
Greco (voice)
Steve Bulen ...
Greco (voice)
Kazuko Yanaga ...
Older Snake Sister (voice)
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In a far-future time ruled by the supernatural, a young girl requests the help of a vampire hunter to kill the vampire who has bitten her and thus prevent her from becoming a vampire herself. Written by Christopher E. Meadows <cmeadows@nyx.cs.du.edu>

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The character, Count Magnus Lee, is named as an homage to Christopher Lee who played Dracula in a long series of Hammer Films. See more »

Quotes

D: Go back to the castle and tell Count Lee, visitors from the past shall return to the darkness once they came.
Lamika: What do you mean visitors from the past?
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Connections

References Nosferatu (1922) See more »

Soundtracks

Your Song ('D'Mix)
Lyrics by Tetsuya Komuro
Music by Tetsuya Komuro & Naoto Kine
Arranged by Tetsuya Komuro
Performed by TM Network
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6 February 2002 | by (I'm in America) – See all my reviews

I first saw this anime on the USA channel when I was 13 and it introduced me to the world of anime. Every since that fateful day I have been watching anime; and I still find this film to be one of the best anime films I've ever seen. So what does the film have. An awesome gothic tale, a kick butt main character, who is cool and taciturn yet surprisingly sensitive. Even if you don't like Japanese animation you may like this movie, it being in the same vein as Blade and John Carpenter's Vampires. The film is dark, violent, and ultra-hip, I suggest it to anyone who wants to get into Japanese animation. A+


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