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Dominion Tank Police (1988)

Dominion (original title)
R | | Animation, Action, Comedy | Video 1991
In a dystopic pollution ridden future, the tank police fight for law and order and cause massive collatorol destruction along the way.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Hiromi Tsuru ...
Leona (voice)
Toni Barry ...
Civilian / Leona / Malaya (1992) (voice)
Yûsaku Yara ...
Britain (voice)
Sean Barrett ...
Big / Britain (1992) (voice)
Masaaki Ôkura ...
Al (voice)
Steve Graf ...
Al (1992) (voice) (as Stephen Graf)
Jôji Yanami ...
Buaku (voice)
Marc Smith ...
Buaku (1992) (voice)
Yûko Mita ...
Anna (voice)
Michie Tomizawa ...
Uni (voice)
Alison Dowling ...
Pumas (1992) (voice)
Shigeru Chiba ...
Megane (voice)
William Armstrong ...
Specs (1992) (voice) (as Bill Armstrong)
Peter Whitman ...
Chaplain (1992) (voice)
John Bull ...
Civilian / Mohican (1992) (voice)


In the far future, Earth is a polluted hell with massive cities and a crime problem to match. Keeping the peace is the Tank police that literally use tanks as both their vehciles and main weapons with a nearly insane brutal dedication to their job. Leona Ozaki, joins them as the first female member, and must find a way to work with the others in her own style. That's something that has to be settled soon considering that the notorious Cat Girls and their dumb male partner are planning crimes that require Leon's skill to stop. Written by Kenneth Chisholm <kchishol@execulink.com>

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Release Date:

1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dominion Tank Police  »

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Did You Know?


The name of the squadron's captain is actually pronounced and written as "Britain". However, he was referred to almost exclusively as "Captain Britain", which is a trademarked Marvel Character. Hence the name was changed to Brenten in the subtitled and dubbed version, though the comic kept it as Captain Britain. See more »


In part one, the Puma Twins, Anna and Uni, perform a striptease to divert the Tank Police. They wear blue dresses and head bands, but in the close-ups of their legs and when they bump their behinds together, their dresses are of an off-white or yellow color. See more »


[first lines]
Mayoress: Why in Hell does our Police Department have to carry enough firepower to wipe out the city's population five times over? The police are here to protect the people's rights and property, not to threaten them! When innocent lives are sacrificed in the name of crime prevention, the police are no better than the hoodlums they're fighting against.
Chief Of Police: Madame Mayor, you should've said that to the Council years ago when they set up the Tank Police. It's worth remembering that the percentage ...
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Followed by New Dominion Tank Police (1993) See more »

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Interesting anime that combined humor and action and where the good guys and bad guys are not exactly distinct.
6 April 2010 | by See all my reviews

I saw this one way back in the day when the Sy Fy channel was the Sci-Fi channel and actually played more variety of stuff than the do now. So I do not remember it exactly except I watched it all one night and I was thoroughly enjoying it when it kind of just ended in almost a cliffhanger and there was no more movie. So I was rather disappointed with that, but from what I read here they just never really completed the story that came from a Manga comic. The story is about a police organization that uses tanks to track down criminals and take them out. A new female cop who is not exactly wanted by this particular branch of the force and does not exactly endear herself to the chief as she destroys his favorite tank is a bit of the focus in this one. Not entirely though as is expected from an anime movie. She ends up making a little tank out of the remains of the chief's tank and that makes up a bit of the first half of the story. The second bit of the story is rather interesting as it focuses more on the villains of the piece and I began to get a sense that the bad guys were not all that bad. Then it just ended, I just wander how it ended? I guess I could go online and try to find the last bit in comic form, but it still ticks me off that they never finished it in animated form. Still, it had laughs, it had action and it had mystery...to much mystery as they never cleared it up in movie form.

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