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Guyver: Dark Hero (1994)

 -  Action | Sci-Fi  -  20 April 1994 (Japan)
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Sean Barker became the unwilling host to an alien bio-armor known as the Guyver. A year ago he destroyed the Kronos Corporation, an organization of mutants who want the Guyver. Now he is ... See full summary »

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Cori
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Crane (as Bruno Giannotta)
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Atkins
Stuart Weiss ...
Marcus
Billi Lee ...
Mizky
Jim O'Donoghoe ...
Gouo
J.D. Smith ...
Doug
Alisa Merline ...
Brandi (voice)
Wes Deitrick ...
Volker
Veronica Reed ...
Sten (voice)
Stephen Oprychal ...
Bob
Ann George ...
Gail (voice)
Marisa Cody ...
Mary (voice)
Kristin Calkins ...
Lois / Primitive Guyver (voice)
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Sean Barker became the unwilling host to an alien bio-armor known as the Guyver. A year ago he destroyed the Kronos Corporation, an organization of mutants who want the Guyver. Now he is trying to find why the Guyver unit forces him to fight and kill evil. He is lead to an archelogical site where scientists discover an ancient space craft. Now he must fight Kronos again before they discover the secrets of the Guyver's origin. Written by <pace@interpath.com>

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20 April 1994 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Guyver 2: Dark Hero  »

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$900,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Although the previous film received a PG-13, this film received an R. Notable as many film series have transitioned away from the R-rating, but fewer have transitioned to the R-rating. See more »

Goofs

When Sean is reading the paper about the "Armored Vigilante" The article below explains the current depicted scene. See more »

Quotes

Sean Barker: You go get help. I'll handle the bear.
Corey: Right.
[Sean runs towards the "bear" attack while Corey runs for help. Corey suddenly stops]
Corey: He'll handle the bear? Oh, shit!
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Connections

Follows Guyver (1991) See more »

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Love of Lifetime
Written and Performed by Charlie Marshall
Courtesy of Nation Rock Music, BMI.
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a vast improvement over the original movie!!!!
25 September 2002 | by (kingston england) – See all my reviews

after seeing the first movie and then moving backwards onto the original anime, i had lost a little bit of respect for the live action guyver movie, i had to eat my words after i watched this.

Lots more fighting stunts with the guyver in this film as he had learned to master other aspects of his suit, including a pretty awesome ability in the final battle, only clue is that the guyver really gets a lot off his chest. his transformation sequence is greatly improved over the original film as has the storyline which paints a bigger picture about the guyver and the zoanoids (bad guys) and their origins.

after seeing this film, everyone wants a guyver unit!!!


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