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Cast overview, first billed only:
Miki Itô ...
Gally (voice)
Shunsuke Kariya ...
Ido (voice)
Kappei Yamaguchi ...
Yugo (voice)
Mami Koyama ...
Chiren (voice)
Shigeru Chiba ...
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 ...
Additional Voices (voice)
Tomoko Maruo ...
Additional Voices (voice)
Shinobu Satouchi ...
Walla (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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Exceptional Anime
29 April 1999 | by (Netherlands) – See all my reviews

This is anime at his best! The movie works because it's small. Everything is good but not exceptionally good. Because of this the running time of only one hour is perfect. The movie could've easily become too much of a bloodfest but it didn't. The movie also could've easily become an over-romantic love-story but luckily it isn't. It's just a very good little movie. Nothing more and nothing less.


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