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Urotsukidoji: Legend of the Overfiend (1989)

Chôjin densetsu Urotsukidôji (original title)
Unrated | | Animation, Fantasy, Horror | Video 11 March 1993
When Overfiend is found and born in a human, he will remake the world to something more of his liking! Ripping the boundaries of the three universes (worlds) apart, it's clear that little ... See full summary »

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Tomohiro Nishimura ...
Amano Jaku (voice)
Yôko Asagami ...
Akemi Ito (voice)
Hirotaka Suzuoki ...
Tatsuo Nagumo (voice)
Maya Okamoto ...
Megumi Amano (voice)
Kôichi Yamadera ...
Yuichi Niki (voice)
Norio Wakamoto ...
Suikakuju (voice)
Tsutomu Kashiwakura ...
Kuroko (voice)
Hidetoshi Nakamura ...
Doctor (voice)
Kenichi Ono ...
Majin (voice)
Ken'yû Horiuchi ...
Yoriichi Ozaki (voice)
Kôji Totani ...
Majin (voice)
Minako Arakawa ...
Girl (voice)
Mizuka Arima ...
Ms. Togami (voice)
Miyuki Matsushita ...
True Chojin (voice)
Narumi Tsunoda ...
Girl (voice)
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When Overfiend is found and born in a human, he will remake the world to something more of his liking! Ripping the boundaries of the three universes (worlds) apart, it's clear that little can stand in his way! While the other worlds are hoping to find the Overfiend to control the creation of this new World we call Earth. Written by Anonymous

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This was the first anime given the NC-17 rating by the MPAA. See more »

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The toy Niki grabbed from Akemi's backpack is shown being destroyed in one scene, but a day and several scenes later, the toy is shown again completely undamaged. See more »

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Akemi Ito: Nagumo, tell me it was just a bad dream. Tell me Mrs. Ogami wasn't a monster, that she didn't rape me. Oh please!
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Thanks, but no.
24 July 2008 | by (Peru) – See all my reviews

Just like "Violence Jack" all the hype surrounding this movie is about the shock value, but deep inside this movie isn't very good or interesting. It is the kind of movie that wants to be "edgy" or "extreme" but fails in the characterization, uses a muddled and incoherent plot and one-dimensional characters.(All the women are defenseless victims or sex-starved harpies and things like that.) Now you could say that " it is a porn movie, who cares about character development", maybe, but I think that "Urostsokidoji" is just the example of why people that hates anime says things like the fans are going to love anything that came form Japan if it have lots of mindless violence, naked girls with big breasts being raped and whining . I only have seen the edited version, so I guess that the original would be less confusing and muddled (or maybe not)As movies go, the art of this one isn't the best. It would have been acceptable as an OAV (which originally was before editing) since the art and animation is decent, if not great. It's an old title, and it shows. Tentacle rape? No thanks.


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