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Battle Angel (1993)
"Gunnm" (original title)

Video  -  Animation | Crime | Drama  -  1993 (USA)
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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 ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Miki Itô ...
Gally (voice)
Larissa Murray ...
Alita (1994) (voice)
Amanda Winn Lee ...
Gally (1996) (voice) (as Amanda Winn)
Shunsuke Kariya ...
Ido (voice)
Stuart Milligan ...
Ido (1994) (voice)
Guil Lunde ...
Ido (1996) (voice)
Kappei Yamaguchi ...
Yugo (voice)
Alan Marriott ...
Yugo (1994) (voice) (as Edward Wakefield)
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Yugo (1996) (voice)
Mami Koyama ...
Chiren (voice)
Tamsin Hollo ...
Chiren (1994) (voice)
Shigeru Chiba ...
Vector (voice)
John Guerrasio ...
Bektar (1994) (voice)
Tristan MacAvery ...
Vector (1996) (voice)
Kurt Stoll ...
No.10 (voice)
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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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Wow, a romantic story about a cyborg and life in the scrap yard.
1 October 1998 | by (Perth, Australia) – See all my reviews

Cyborgs, super powered villains, crime lords and romance!!! Everything a person wants in a good movie. Gunnm tells the story about a female cyborg, Alita, living in the scrap yard, where its citizens suffer and work hard to survive and to provide for their masters living in the prestigious city in the sky. Alita falls in love with the young boy Yugo, and is forced to make a crucial decision between the boy she loves and the her job as a HUNTER WARRIOR.


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