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Wicked City (1987)
"Yôjû toshi" (original title)

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There has been peace between the worlds of the mortals and the supernatural for centuries, but the balance is now being threatened. The Radical elements from the Supernatural world are ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Gregory Snegoff ...
Taki Renzaburo (voice)
Yûsaku Yara ...
Taki (voice)
Toshiko Fujita ...
Makie (voice)
Mike Reynolds ...
Giuseppi Mayart (voice)
Alexandra Kenworthy ...
Makie (voice) (as Gaye Kruger)
Ichirô Nagai ...
Mayart (voice)
Edie Mirman ...
Spider-Woman (voice)
Yasuo Muramatsu ...
President (voice)
Kôji Totani ...
Jin (voice)
Jeff Winkless ...
Arisa Andô ...
Hooker (voice)
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Hodgkins (voice)
Asami Mukaidono ...
Temptress (voice)
Eleni Kelakos ...
Demon Temptress (voice)
Robert V. Barron ...
President (voice)
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There has been peace between the worlds of the mortals and the supernatural for centuries, but the balance is now being threatened. The Radical elements from the Supernatural world are crossing over into the mortal universe for the purpose of destroying the peace forever! Written by Anonymous

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When desire turns deadly, there's no place to hide...


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Trivia

An Image of Taki firing his service revolver appeared on T-shirts printed by the non-Anime related clothing company Ripple Junction in 1997. See more »

Goofs

In the scene when the characters are playing chess, the black king and queen are in each other's starting squares. See more »

Quotes

Taki Renzaburo: Right, those numbers will work just fine. Yeah. By next week if you want. Mm'hm Yes, I'm sure we can. Right, by next Wednesday, I'' ship it attention to you if that's ok. Sure.
Female Co-Worker: Taki, The boss want's to see you right away.
Taki Renzaburo: Will do.
[groans in pain]
Female Co-Worker: Ohh, tough job being a player but someone has to do it. Take care of yourself.
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Crazy Credits

The FBI warning (usually placed at the start of videos) is part of the credit roll. See more »

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Hold Me In The Shadows
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A demon watcher type guy who keeps demons in check teams up with a demon
23 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

And the best part is the gun was before Men in Black and the Noisy cricket!!!! Eat that America!!!!! This is an awesome anime full of a rich plot, action,nudity, and an awesome gun!!!! Personally it had a little bit to much nudity and sexual situations for me but that gun made up for it. Seriously, it is a great anime worthy of being added to any anime collection. It kinda reminded me of BioHunter + The X-Files + Some other stuff. I got this DVD at a pawn shop for a few bucks maybe $5 but even at $20 it would be a bargain. This gun in the movie had to be fired backed against a wall because of the force of the blast, and even then it would crack a concrete wall.


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