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Detroit Metal City (2008)
"Detoroito Metaru Shiti" (original title)

Video  -  Animation | Short | Comedy  -  8 August 2008 (Japan)
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The life of a split personality man who secretly sings for death metal.

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Credited cast:
Daisuke Kishio ...
Soichi Negishi (voice)
Ai Kobayashi ...
Death Records Manager (voice)
Takashi Matsuyama ...
Pig of Capitalism (voice)
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Yuri Aikawa (voice)
Yûto Nakano ...
Alexander Jagi / Masayuki Wada (voice)
Kaori Nazuka ...
Nina (voice)
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Jack ill Dark (voice)
Riki Takeuchi ...
Jack ill Dark (voice)
Yûji Ueda ...
Johannes Krauser II (voice)
Makoto Yasumura ...
Camus / Terumichi Nishida (voice)
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Soichi Negishi is a shy young musician who dreams of a career in pop. Dreams don't pay the bills, so he's ended up as the lead singer and guitarist of a death metal band, "Detroit Metal City". In stage costume he is Johannes Krauser II, rumored to be a terrorist demon from hell, to have killed and raped his parents, to wield his giant death penis with abandon, and other menacing tales being said about him after each public performance. The songs of DMC often encourage the audience to engage in immoral and illegal behavior, such as rape or murder, or tell of Krauser's exploits with similar actions, in a parody of the genre. Negishi despises DMC and all that it stands for, but he can't walk away as he has a talent to play the psychotic frontman of the band. Negishi is under his meager exterior a Rageaholic and also is very skilled in his guitar play. Further, he feels obligation to the rest of the band and his label and even if he manages to escape, he is invariably being roped back in ... Written by all the rest is treason

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