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Chôjin densetsu Urotsukidôji (1989)

Unrated  |  Video  |   |  Animation, Fantasy, Horror  |  11 March 1993 (USA)
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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 ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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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Urotsukidôji I: Legend of the Overfiend  »

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

Goofs

The blonde girl having sex with Niki is shown wearing dark stockings. As the scene meets an awkward turn however, the blonde's legs are bare and then her stockings reappear in the next shots (Uncut version). See more »

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Great Elder: It's the end of the world!
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Connections

Followed by Chôjin densetsu Urotsukidoji V: Kanketsu Hen (1996) See more »

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YOU CANNOT LOOK AWAY
30 May 2003 | by (setagaya tokyo japan) – See all my reviews

Possibly the most important Japanese gothic sci-fi tentacle sex horror metamorphosis allegory of our time, Urotsukidouji is poignant love tragedy wrapped in a shroud of horrific telescoping genitals and pink, luminescent semen. This movie is a large part of the reason anime has a negative reputation as porn.

Follow Nagumo as he falls in love, gets killed, comes back to life as a super sex demon and lives happily ever after. His cute, innocent love story with the character Akemi is a grand contrast to his propencity for non-consentual sex with just about everybody he meets. He truly is Everyman. I mean, uh...isn't he?

There is also an incomprehenisble plot about demons and half-humans and the repeated destruction of Osaka, Japan. But you'll have a hard time concentrating on the plot's intricacies, what with all the raping and the killing and the kicking and the hurting.

Part II is also good (maybe better than part I), then the series dissolves into post- apocalyptic gobblediguck. But if you have an insatiable appetite for monster porn, you better watch them all.


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