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1993 (USA) See more »
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Hunter Warrior
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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... See more » | Add synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order)
Miki Itô ... Gally (voice)
Larissa Murray ... Alita (1994) (voice: English version)
Amanda Winn Lee ... Gally (1996) (voice: English version) (as Amanda Winn)
Shunsuke Kariya ... Ido (voice)
Stuart Milligan ... Ido (1994) (voice: English version)
Guil Lunde ... Ido (1996) (voice: English version)
Kappei Yamaguchi ... Yugo (voice)
Alan Marriott ... Yugo (1994) (voice: English version) (as Edward Wakefield)

Spike Spencer ... Yugo (1996) (voice: English version)
Mami Koyama ... Chiren (voice)
Tamsin Hollo ... Chiren (1994) (voice: English version)
Shigeru Chiba ... Vector (voice)
John Guerrasio ... Bektar (1994) (voice: English version)
Tristan MacAvery ... Vector (1996) (voice: English version)
Kurt Stoll ... No.10 (voice: English version)
Ryûzaburô Ôtomo ... Grewcica
Matt Greenfield ... Grewcica (1996) (voice: English version)
Kôji Totani ... Zavan
Aaron Krohn ... Zavan (1996) (voice: English version)
Kazuyuki Sogabe ... Gime (voice)

William Roberts ... Gime (voice: English version) (as Bill Roberts)
Bryan Bounds ... Gime (1996) (voice) (voice: English version)
Takumi Yamazaki ... Tanji (voice)
Michitaka Kobayashi ... Rasha (as Sanshiro Nitta)
Kazuhiko Kishino ... Gonz
Rick Peeples ... Gonz (1996) (voice: English version)
Naoki Makishima ... Walla (voice)
Tomoko Maruo ... Walla (voice)
Shinobu Satouchi ... Walla (voice)
Angel Fisher ... Walla (1996) (voice: English version)
Andy Orjuela ... Walla (1996) (voice: English version)
Lorraine Reyes ... Walla (1996) (voice: English version)
Dan Rockwell ... Walla (1996) (voice: English version)
Jennifer Rutherford ... Walla (1996) (voice: English version)

Doug Smith ... Walla (1996) (voice: English version)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
John Bull ... Guryushika (1994) (voice: English version) (as John French)
Laura Chapman ... Chiren (1996) (voice: English version) (uncredited)

Directed by
Hiroshi Fukutomi 
 
Writing credits
Yukito Kishiro (comic)

Akinori Endô 

Produced by
Matt Greenfield .... producer
Kazuhiko Ikeguchi .... producer
Joichi Sugito .... producer
 
Original Music by
Harada Soichiro 
Kaoru Wada 
 
Cinematography by
Hitoshi Yamaguchi 
 
Film Editing by
Yukiko Ito 
Satoshi Terauchi 
 
Sound Department
Yukio Abe .... sound recordist
 
Special Effects by
Kaoji Tanifuji .... special effects
 
Animation Department
Takashi Hashimoto .... animator
Yoshinobu Ineno .... animator
Kumiko Kawana .... animator
Masahiro Kimura .... animator
Masayuki Kobayashi .... animator
Osamu Kobayashi .... animator
Mamoru Kurosawa .... animator
Toshiya Niidome .... animator
Tetsuhito Saitô .... animator
Shin'ya Takahashi .... animator
Hiroto Tanaka .... animator
Sumio Watanabe .... animator
Nobuteru Yûki .... character designer (as Nobuteru Yuuki)
 
Other crew
Rintaro .... supervisor
 

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Also Known As:
"Gunnm" - Japan (original title)
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54 min | Argentina:60 min
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Trivia:
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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6 out of 8 people found the following review useful.
A real treat for any Anime' Fan., 18 September 1998
Author: Ralik from Miami, Florida

This feature deals with the possibility of full cybernetic replacement of the frail human body and the effects this may have on society and the individual. What kind of value would be placed on human life? What capabilities do you build into a machine body? Can a human brain thus sustained, have a soul? There is plenty of action and even a love interest. It's an anime' classic that should be required viewing for any anime' fan. And a great starter for anyone wishing to try anime'. Be advised, though an animated feature, "Gunnm" is graphicly violent. It is NOT a cartoon. No cute bunnys. "Gunnm" (Battle Angel) is an incredibly well animated adaptation of a popular Manga (Japanese Comic Book Style). The only drawback is that their is only one and apparently no plans to continue the work in Anime'. The Manga however... continues.

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