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Bio Hunter (1995)

Baio hantâ (original title)
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A horror story about an enemy within. Only one man can control it, but he's losing to the demon.

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Credited cast:
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Komada (voice)
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Koshigaya (voice) (as Matt Miller)
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Sayaka (voice)
Mike Reynolds ...
Bokudoh (voice)
Barry Stigler ...
Tabe (voice)
Jamie Hanes ...
Mikawa (voice)
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Mary (voice)
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Boss (voice)
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Andrew Philpot ...
Additional Voices (voice) (as Andy Philpot)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rei Igarashi ...
Kazuhiko Inoue ...
Kamagaya (voice)
Tarô Ishida ...
Tabe (voice)
Yûko Minaguchi ...
Sayaka (voice)
Issei Miyazaki ...
Subordinate (voice)
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Two scientists attempt to distribute the cure for a demon virus. However, things become complicated when one of them becomes infected, triggering a battle within himself as he attempts to not only control his demon side, but also save the lives of others. Written by Josh Wunder

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27 July 1997 (USA)  »

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Based on a one-shot manga by Fujihiko Hosono. See more »

Quotes

Komada: Want Ketchup?
Koshigaya: Very funny. It's not me eating the food, it's that damn thing inside me.
Komada: An unusual consumption of protein and iron. Classic symptoms of a person who's been infected.
Koshigaya: Don't look at me like that. I'm not a guinea pig.
Komada: Can't help it. You are now a vital scientific specimen. That virus has found a home inside of you.
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In the US DVD, the credits scroll over a freeze frame of the demon jumping into the city. See more »

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References The Thing (1982) See more »

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A decent venture into the sci-fi anime world...
21 February 2002 | by (Texas) – See all my reviews

This anime is from the same man (Yoshiaki Kawajiri) who created Ninja Scroll and Wicked City. Bio Hunter is a very well written movie with some decent action. It seems to run a little short almost as if they didn't spend enough time developing the characters. But, in any case if you like anime then this won't disappoint you.


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