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3x3 Eyes (1991)
"Sazan aizu" (original title)

Video  |   |  Animation, Fantasy, Horror  |  1994 (USA)
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A demon girl's quest to become human, with the help of an unwitting boy named Yakumo.

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Credited cast:
Thom Adcox-Hernandez ...
Monkey (Manga Entertainment Version) (voice) (as Thom Adcox)
Takeshi Aono ...
Chou (voice)
Brigitte Bako ...
Pai, Sanjiyan (Manga Entertainment Version) (voice)
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Benares (voice)
Steve Bulen ...
Steve Long / Hotel Manager (Manga Entertainment Version) (voice)
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Yakumo Fujii (voice)
Susan Chesler ...
Ling-Ling Li (voice)
Lara Cody ...
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Mama (voice)
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Additional Voices (Manga Entertainment Version) (voice) (as Julie Diamond)
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Steve Long (voice) (as Bill Faggerbakke)
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Pai Ayanokouji (voice)
Eddie Frierson ...
Yakumo Fujii (voice)
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Mrs. Wong, Newscaster (Manga Entertainment Version) (voice)
Banjô Ginga ...
Steve Long (voice)
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Pai, a demon in the form of a young, naive girl, is on a quest to become human with the Statue of Humanity. Yakumo, as a favor to his departed father, leaves his job as a waiter to help her. Along the way they must battle with mysterious forces who wish to use the Statue for their own purposes. Written by Anonymous

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The English Dub was Supervised by Greg Weisman, creator of the 1993 Disney Series "Gargoyles" The series makes several Homages to Gargoyles by including many of the old voice actors, a Homeless man is heard humming the Opening theme, and a character openly wonders "What could make Claw-marks in Solid Stone" See more »

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The defining element in anime for all fans...A must see for all fans!
14 November 1998 | by (Dallas, Texas) – See all my reviews

This is the best anime series to come from the mind of Yuzo Takada. He has created the defining element in the field of anime which represents a unique blend of varied genres...It has combined elements of action, adventure, romance, horror, and even true love! However, there exists a striking difference between the subtitled and the dubbed versions of the series. The Japanese voice actors delivered a spectacular performance and captured the youthful essence of Fujii Yakumo, Pai, Ling Ling, and the other characters of the series. The idea of the reluctant hero of Fujii Yakumo and the powerful but passive female of Pai is unique in anime and represents a new paradigm for anime. The majority of the American voice actors delivered a mediocre performance that failed to capture the raw emotional peaks and valleys of the original performance. A kudo must be given to Rebecca Forstadt whose performance of the voice of Pai was spectacular and a rare jewel to be observed. If you are a fan of anime, 3x3 Eyes is a must see for everyone.


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