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City Hunter: .357 Magnum (1989)

City Hunter: Ai to shukumei no Magnum (original title)
If Shinjuku's the place, then City Hunter is on the case! In this exciting adventure, Ryo and Kaori find themselves on a 'missing persons' case that could somehow be related to the national... See full summary »



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Credited cast:
Jonas Allen ...
Ambassador Bondal (voice)
Yôko Asagami ...
Saeko Nogami (voice)
Martin Blacker ...
Joe Saeba (voice)
Jana Brockman ...
Sandra Nogami (voice)
Commando / Civilian (voice)
Katherine Catmull ...
Reika (voice)
Chafûrin ...
Member B (voice)
Tesshô Genda ...
Umibozu (voice)
Eric Henshaw ...
Steiner / Commando / Civilian (voice)
Masaru Ikeda ...
Laipnitz (voice)
Michihiro Ikemizu ...
Detective A (voice)
Kazue Ikura ...
Kaori Makumura
Junichi Kagaya ...
Kilhiman (voice)
Akira Kamiya ...
Masayuki Katô ...
Ambassadeur Bondal (voice)


If Shinjuku's the place, then City Hunter is on the case! In this exciting adventure, Ryo and Kaori find themselves on a 'missing persons' case that could somehow be related to the national security of the global world when a lovely young European pianist named Nina Shuntenberg comes to them asking for help in finding her long-lost father, whom she has never seen in many years. What starts out as a simple assignment quickly turns into a perilous mission to find a top-secret microchip involving mercenaries, diplomatic agents and a mysterious spy named Colonel Helzen who has a few secrets of his own. Now, Ryo, Kaori and company must find the microchip and discover why there are dangerous people chasing after Nina...that is if they can keep Ryo's mind off of getting into Nina's pants for one day! Written by Keno Reeves

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Release Date:

17 June 1989 (Japan)  »

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City Hunter: .357 Magnum  »

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In the graveyard scene, director 'Kenji Kodama''s name can be seen on one of the graves. See more »


Joe Saeba: [after walkiing into the Cat's Eye cafe] Garcon, bring me a cup of coffee.
Falcon: Would you like that poured over your head or down your pants, maybe?
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Great debut of City Hunter in cinema
9 May 2016 | by (Spain) – See all my reviews

First animated Movie based in the City Hunter Manga and anime. Praised by the critics and loved by the fans , this movie is a marvelous action comedy with a great script that leads to a very exciting climax ,all of this accompanied by a gorgeous soundtrack that raises the dramatic moments in the key scenes of the film.

The Movie keeps all the essence of the original show and fits Perfectly in the City Hunter universe bringing the best from it in larger scale and introducing a very interesting plot in which Ryo and the rest of original characters take part


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