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Chôjin densetsu Urotsukidôji (1989)

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:
Christopher Courage ...
Amano (voice)
Rebel Joy ...
Akemi (voice)
Bill Timoney ...
Nagumo / Niki (voice) (as Danny Bush and Randy Woodcock)
Lucy Morales ...
Megumi (voice)
Rose Palmer ...
Kuroko (voice)
Bick Balse ...
Ozaki (voice)
Jurgen Offen ...
Sui-Kaku-Jyu (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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The girls tormenting Niki were apparently hiding out in the school's gym equipment room, as in on school grounds. All seven of the girls are horribly and inhumanly mutilated in that very room (one of which was reduced to a skeleton), but the next day school is still open and the students make no reference to the event. 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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Tentacles, anyone?
27 June 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Now, this anime is not for people who like anime such as Sailor Moon, Pokemon, Yu-Gi-Oh, and other harmless films/series. As it states on the cover, this anime is "absolutely not for children". The first time I saw Urotsukidoji: Legend Of The Overfiend I was not prepared to see the mix of tentacles and schoolgirls. I was pretty shocked, and turned it off after the opening sequence. But curiosity lured me back, and I watched the film after figuring, 'hell, it's only a cartoon'. What I saw was like no other anime I had seen before. OK, there's plenty of tentacles to be seen in this film, but plot-wise it's a pretty good horror anime (with lots of nudity and sexual situations). This anime is well worth a watch to the more mature anime viewer.


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