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Armitage III: Polymatrix (1996)

Armitage III: Poly Matrix (original title)
Not Rated | | Animation, Action, Sci-Fi | Video 4 August 1997
A policeman, Ross Sylibus, is assigned to a unit on a Martian colony, to find that women are being murdered by a psychotic named D'anclaude. He is assigned a very unorthodox partner named ... See full summary »

Director:

Takuya Satô (as Takuya Sato)

Writers:

Chiaki Konaka (screenplay), Akinori Endô (associate screenplay writer) (as Akinori Endo) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Elizabeth Berkley ... Armitage (voice)
Kiefer Sutherland ... Ross (voice)
Dan Woren ... D'Anclaude (voice)
Wanda Nowicki Wanda Nowicki ... Julian (voice)
Mike Reynolds ... Lt. Larry Randolph (voice)
Bryan Cranston ... Eddie (voice)
Stephen Apostolina ... Chris (voice)
Barry Stigler Barry Stigler ... Asakura (voice)
Doug Stone ... Coroner (voice)
Dorothy Elias-Fahn ... Kelly (voice) (as Dorothy Fahn)
Steve Blum ... Kelly's Manager (voice)
Riva Spier Riva Spier ... Jessica Manning (voice)
Ellyn Stern ... Rosalind (voice)
Debra Rogers ... Model (voice) (as Debbie Rodgers)
Richard Cansino ... PA / Walla (voice)
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Storyline

A policeman, Ross Sylibus, is assigned to a unit on a Martian colony, to find that women are being murdered by a psychotic named D'anclaude. He is assigned a very unorthodox partner named Naomi Armitage, who seems to have links to the victims. To stir things up more, every victim is found to be an illegally made third-generation android, built to be almost perfect replications of humans. It becomes a race against time when the government attempts to cover up the existence of the 'Third Types', and eliminate the only ones with the evidence. And even more importantly, why are the Thirds created to be so similar to humans, even to the extent of being indistinguishable from them on every level, mentally and biologically? Written by Chris McFadden <admthorilson@unspacy.org>

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Taglines:

If humans don't want me... why'd they create me?


Certificate:

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Country:

Japan | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 August 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Armitage III: Polymatrix See more »

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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The original audio language is in fact, English, and was never in the Japanese language. See more »

Goofs

The tagline on the Region 1 DVD is: "If humans don't want me... why'd they create me?" however, the the line spoken by Armitage is: "If humans don't want me... why did they create me?" See more »

Quotes

Ross Sylibus: Armitage, don't let bitterness change you. Come back, please.
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Alternate Versions

Armitage III is shown in 2 versions: a 4-episode OAV version of Armitage III, and The Armitage III Polymatrix DVD. The DVD is only in English (with optional Japanese subtitles) The 4-episode OAV version is in Japanese with optional English subtitles and/or dubbing. Other aspects of the movie have also been changed. See more »

Connections

Edited from Armitage III (1995) See more »

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Multi-Matrix
by Julian Mack
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Armitage III is the best anime movie I have seen in a while.
3 July 2001 | by conjurer_emrysSee all my reviews

This movie is one of the coolest I have seen and is much better then the average american show or movie, (which isn't hard nowadays) and has an awesome storyline and plot. Overall I'll give this movie a 9 and a half. Look for the movie Fatal Fury also. (The only one I like more)


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