The story of love and friendship on the harsh streets of 2014 Mallepa, a small corner in Asia.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Hyde ...
Kei
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Sho
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Son
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Toshi
Susumu Terajima ...
Shinji
Zeny Kwok ...
Yi-Che
Seiji Chihara
Chihara Junia ...
Wani (as Kôji Chihara)
Yosh
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You Kurosaki ...
Jun
Anne Suzuki ...
Hana
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Rick
Etsushi Toyokawa ...
Luka
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Storyline

In the year 2014, Japan has collapsed economically and thus its people emigrated in large numbers and settled in other parts of the world. In a corner in Asia, there is a little street called Mallepa, a big melting pot where Asians such as Hongkongers, Taiwanese and Japanese live together. It was a place where people fought for order, food and freedom. It was there where Shou (Gackt), raised as an orphan and Kei (Hyde), who could live forever, met and became the best of friends. However, they were unable to escape from the fight for power involving gangs of different ethnicity on the street of Malepa... Written by Soleil 1893

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asia | taiwanese | japanese | orphan | love | See All (71) »

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At that time, we laughed as we cried

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19 April 2003 (Japan)  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

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$166,016 (Japan) (9 May 2003)
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Quotes

Kei: Hello?
Sho: I wanted to see you, I missed you so. A lot's happened... I can't go on alone. I need your help. Help me, Kei... I can't go on alone...
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Last Night
Music & Lyrics by Leehom Wang
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I found this to be one of the best vampire movies I've watched in a long time.
8 March 2012 | by (Tokyo, JP) – See all my reviews

Moon Child has become one of my most favourite vampire movies. I first found out about the movie when I became one of Gackt's DEARS. By the end of the movie I had cried my eyes out multiple times and fallen in love with it... and Sho as well, HAHA! It's well written, well directed,and full of very good actors. My favourites of course are Gackt and Hyde. They became their characters so well, made them so real. I couldn't believe that I was watching such a good movie. After I watched it I went and bought it and when I got it home I watched it over and over about 5 more times. I was soon quoting from it, kahahaha!! I highly recommend this movie. It's just too good to pass up!


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