An elite anti-terrorist agent battles terrorists threatening Japan, but a mysterious third player is involved in their own way.
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Mika Doi ...
 Angel (6 episodes, 1989)
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 Raiden (6 episodes, 1989)
Jeff Harding ...
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Kenji Utsumi ...
 Taki (6 episodes, 1989)
Bob Sessions ...
 Taki (6 episodes, 1989)
Masaaki Yajima ...
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Rei Sakuma ...
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Barbara Barnes ...
 Peace (5 episodes, 1989)
Akio Ôtsuka ...
 Hacker (4 episodes, 1989)
John Bull ...
 Hacker (4 episodes, 1989)
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In the late twentieth century, the Secret Security Force was formed to stop the actions of the communist terrorist group known as the Red May. Angel, a beautiful, yet cold woman, has recently joined the small anti-terrorist group. But her first mission will be a true test of skill, for members of the Red May are being found dead, murdered by gruesome methods. Who is causing these murders? And why? Written by Chuck "Dark-Side" Williamson

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In A Nightmare Future, Violence is the Only Law.


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The English dub and subtitles were censored by Manga UK due to an anti-Semitic theme. See more »

Quotes

Tachihara: It doesn't matter what crap you inject me with. I can resist anything you throw at me!
Taki: Alright, buttfuck, that's enough speech-making for now.
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The USA DVD from Manga Entertainment features a split screen with the Japanese credits squished to the top of the screen and the English credits scroll below it. See more »

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Decent action, hilarious dub
15 January 2017 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

All you really need to know is Angel Cop boasts decent action scenes, gratuitous violence and a hilarious English dub with such gems as "If this is justice, then I'm a banana!" Starts with an anime Dirty Harry, throw in a cyberpunk element and psychic powers like so many anime of the time, and you have an admittedly interesting setup. Unfortunately, the plot is flimsy and silly, the protagonist is easy to hate and the villain masterminds are practically cardboard cutouts. The final fight with a nigh-invulnerable psychic is neat, but all importance is quickly diminished by our incredibly inept hero. I like the weapon concepts; Recoil so high it breaks your arm, or muzzle flash so bright it fries your retinas. Not surprisingly, there's excessive violence to go along with it. Anyway, watch it for the laughs.


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