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"Devilman" (1987) More at IMDbPro »"Debiruman" (original title), TV mini-series 1987-

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Director:
Writers:
Gô Nagai (comic)
George Roubicek (dialogue: english version)
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Seasons:
1
Release Date:
1 November 1987 (Japan) See more »
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Plot:
Normal life in modern day Tokyo is unexpectedly disrupted for a young high school kid called Akira. First his parents go missing... See more »
User Reviews:
An Anime cult classic.. See more (7 total) »

Cast

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Shô Hayami ... Akira (unknown episodes)
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Series Directed by
Umanosuke Iida (unknown episodes)
 
Series Writing credits
Gô Nagai (unknown episodes)
George Roubicek (unknown episodes)

Series Produced by
Laurence Guinness .... executive producer (unknown episodes)
Katsuhisa Kato .... producer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Original Music by
Kenji Kawai (unknown episodes)
 
Series Casting by
Jill Wilmot (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
Richard King .... sound mixer (unknown episodes)
Clive A. Mitchison .... sound re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
 
Series Animation Department
Yoshinori Kanada .... key animator (unknown episodes)
Hirotsugu Kawasaki .... animator (unknown episodes)
Kazuo Komatsubara .... character designer (unknown episodes)
Katsuya Kondô .... key animator (unknown episodes)
Hiroyuki Okiura .... key animator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Other crew
Michael Bakewell .... dialogue director: english version (unknown episodes)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Debiruman" - Japan (original title)
"Devil Man - Volume 1: The Birth" - USA (imdb display title)
"Devilman: Genesis" - USA (alternative title)
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Trivia:
Previously released in subtitled form by L.A. Hero/Dark Image Entertainment.See more »
Quotes:
Akira:Miki, let me introduce you to Ryo, from my old school. He was my best friend.See more »
Movie Connections:
Version of Devilman (2004)See more »

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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
An Anime cult classic.., 22 September 2005
Author: buchass from Portugal

I'm a big fan of anime(series and films), "Devil Man" is a true classic,an adaptation "Go Nagai" "manga" characters,with a great story,animation and soundtrack, full of action, violence, and grotesque and imaginative demons. Amon (Akira)is the "Devil Man" half man half demon, hes propose is fight against demons that destroy earth and humanity.. The sequel "Devil Man 2-Demon Bird" is nice, but the first its superior, i highly recommend this film, for all violent anime fans. If you like this one, i recommend:

"Demon of Overfiend"(one of the best, highly recommend) and "Devil Man 2-Demon Bird" (whort a watch).

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