7.3/10
235
6 user

Chôjin densetsu 1: Chôjin tanjô hen (1987)

Amano Jyaku is searching the earth for a being known as the "Overfiend", who is scheduled to appear and create a new eternal paradise. He thinks he's found the dormant being in a Japanese ... See full summary »

Director:

Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Animation | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

The relative coexistence of the human world, demon world and beast world is soon to be disrupted by The Overfiend, an immensely powerful demon who'll be reborn after 3000 years to remake the world to his own liking.

Director: Hideki Takayama
Stars: Sonny Weil, Bick Balse, Herb Hummel
Animation | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Hideki Takayama
Stars: Minako Arakawa, Mizuka Arima, Yôko Asagami
Animation | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

As the Overfiend slumbers, the mad emperor Caesar rises to power, enslaving a new race of demon beasts.

Director: Hideki Takayama
Stars: Minako Arakawa, Mizuka Arima, Yôko Asagami
Animation | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

As the Overfiend slumbers, the mad emperor Caesar rises to power, enslaving a new race of demon beasts. Into this cruel existence is born the Lord of Chaos, the Overfiend's nemesis. As the ... See full summary »

Director: Hideki Takayama
Stars: Tsutomu Kashiwakura, Yasunori Matsumoto, Miyuki Matsushita
Animation | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

In this sequel to Urotsukidoji: Legend of the Overfiend, the unbelievable sexual violence of the Overfiend and his cohorts from Hell continues to wreak havoc on the earth. Who can stop this relentless onslaught?

Director: Hideki Takayama
Stars: Christopher Courage, Rebel Joy, Bill Timoney
Wicked City (1987)
Animation | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

There has been peace between the worlds of the mortals and the supernatural for centuries, but the balance is now being threatened. The Radical elements from the Supernatural world are ... See full summary »

Director: Yoshiaki Kawajiri
Stars: Yûsaku Yara, Gregory Snegoff, Stuart Milligan
Genocyber (TV Mini-Series 1994)
Animation | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A nightmarish combination of cybernetics and psychic potential. At its core: the tortured souls of 2 human beings. Many desire to control this monstrosity, but can its hatred be contained? ... See full summary »

Stars: Vincent Bagnall, Louis Atlas, David Berberian
Animation | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

This is the original uncut OVA series of 'Urotsukidôji II: Legend of the Demon Womb'.

Director: Hideki Takayama
Stars: Hirotaka Suzuoki, Tomohiro Nishimura, Yumi Takada
Urotsukidoji: New Saga (Video 2002)
Animation | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Director: Hidetoshi Ômori
Stars: Tomohiro Nishimura, Nobuyuki Hiyama, Kaede Konoha
Baoh the Caller (Video 1989)
Action | Animation
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Doress, a Japanese "black projects" organization, has been gathering psionics and making biological weapons to "make Japan superior". When one of the biological experiments, BAOH, escapes ... See full summary »

Director: Hiroyuki Yokoyama
Stars: Jim Clark, Sandy Clubb, Chuck Denson Jr.
Black Magic M-66 (Video 1987)
Animation | Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A freelance reporter discovers that two killer androids are running loose and have a little girl for a kill target.

Directors: Hiroyuki Kitakubo, Masamune Shirow
Stars: Yû Mizushima, Ichirô Nagai, Shinji Ogawa
Dominion Tank Police (Video 1988)
Animation | Action | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

In a dystopic pollution ridden future, the tank police fight for law and order and cause massive collatorol destruction along the way.

Directors: Takaaki Ishiyama, Kôichi Mashimo
Stars: Hiromi Tsuru, Toni Barry, Yûsaku Yara
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Minako Arakawa ...
Girl
Mizuka Arima ...
Ms. Togami
Banjô Ginga ...
Chojin 1
Daisuke Gôri ...
Niki's Father
Ken'yû Horiuchi ...
Yoriichi Ozaki
Tsutomu Kashiwakura ...
Kuroko
Satoko Kitô ...
Leotard Girl
Miyuki Matsushita ...
True Chojin
Shigeru Nakahara ...
Basketball Club
Hidetoshi Nakamura ...
Punk
Tomohiro Nishimura ...
Shinji Ogawa ...
Narrator
Maya Okamoto ...
Kenichi Ono ...
Majin
Natsumi Sasaki ...
Girl 2
Edit

Storyline

Amano Jyaku is searching the earth for a being known as the "Overfiend", who is scheduled to appear and create a new eternal paradise. He thinks he's found the dormant being in a Japanese college student, but a demon warrior is intent on preventing the young man from reaching his potential. Will Amano be able to protect his discovery? Should he? After all, if the Overfiend is here to create a new world, what's going to happen to this one? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

21 January 1987 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Birth of the Overfiend  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Followed by Chôjin densetsu 2: Chôjin jusatsu hen (1988) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
I love these movies!!!!
28 October 2002 | by (Sweden, Stockholm) – See all my reviews

I can only say one thing. I'm a big fan of these movies. The thing i like is the way how the director makes his movies. I like many animated movies because they are special from other movies i think.


3 of 22 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Contribute to This Page