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Gunnm (1993)

Not Rated | | Animation, Action, Crime | Video 21 June 1993
This movie takes place in a distant future, and is the story of a the young cyborg Gally, who is found on a scrapheap by the Cyberdoctor Daisuke Ido, who rebuilds her and becomes her ... See full summary »

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Gally (voice)
Shunsuke Kariya ...
Ido (voice)
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Yugo (voice)
Edward Glen ...
Yugo (1994) (voice) (as Edward Wakefield)
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Chiren (voice)
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Vector (voice)
Ryûzaburô Ôtomo ...
Grewcica (voice)
Kazuhiko Kishino ...
Gonz (voice)
Kôji Totani ...
Zavan (voice)
Takumi Yamazaki ...
Tanji (voice)
Kazuyuki Sogabe ...
Gime (voice)
Rick Peeples ...
Gonz (ADV Films dub) (voice)
Michitaka Kobayashi ...
Rasha (as Sanshiro Nitta)
Naoki Makishima ...
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Tomoko Maruo ...
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This movie takes place in a distant future, and is the story of a the young cyborg Gally, who is found on a scrapheap by the Cyberdoctor Daisuke Ido, who rebuilds her and becomes her surrogate father. Gally has no memory of her past, but soon displays remarkable fighting skills. She starts working as a bounty hunter and meets a young boy Yugo, who has the impossible dream of going to Zalem. A giant satellite floating above the city. Not realising that Yugo's dream can only end in misery Gally sets out to help him. Written by Thomas B Mikkelsen <9qjcm94@samnet2.ou.dk>

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The kanji that accompanies the Gunnm title literally means "gun dream". This kanji compound would normally be read as "juu mu", but manga artist Yukito Kishiro used the English word "gun" (rendered as "gan") for the "gun" kanji. Therefore, the actual pronunciation of Gunnm is "Ganmu". See more »

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Better than the cover
20 February 2001 | by See all my reviews

This is the one that taught me not to judge an anime by its cover. I expected an hour of mindless violence along with a weak story line. Instead, I found myself in a very deep and well developed world for the short time spent in it. It was all story, and an incredibly imaginative place perfect for the story.

It was definately too short. It could have had a great and long lasting series life if they had chosen one. But it was none the less, an enjoying ride, and not a moment of wasted time.


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