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Kidô keisatsu patorebâ: The Movie 2 (1993)

Unrated | | Animation, Action, Drama | 7 August 1993 (Japan)
When a terrorist attack is blamed on the Air Force, Special Vehicle Unit 2 gets caught in the middle of a growing political conflict.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Noa Izumi (voice)
... Noa Izumi (1995) (voice)
Julie Ann Taylor ... Noa Izumi (2006) (voice)
... Asuma Shinohara (voice)
David Jarvis ... Asuma Shinohara (1995) (voice)
... Asuma Shinohara (2006) (voice)
Ryûnosuke Ôbayashi ... Captain Kiichi Gotoh (voice)
... Captain Kiichi Gotoh (1995) (voice) (as Peter Marincker)
... Captain Kiichi Gotoh (2006) (voice)
... Deputy Section Chief Shinobu Nagumo (voice)
... Deputy Section Chief Shinobu Nagumo (1995) (voice)
... Deputy Section Chief Shinobu Nagumo (2006) (voice) (as Karen Thompson)
Michihiro Ikemizu ... Isao Oota (voice)
... Isao Oota (1995) (voice) (as Martin McDougal)
... Isao Oota (2006) (voice)
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A Japanese police unit who use giant anthropomorphic robots (called Labors) is caught up in a political struggle between the civilian authorities and the military when a terrorist act is blamed on an Air Force jet. With the aid of a government agent, the team gets close to a terrorist leader to stop things from going out of control when after the military is impelled to impose martial law. Written by <smckim@hollywoodreporter.com>

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Shinobu Nagumo: Suppose ye I have come to bring peace on Earth? I tell ye nay, but rather division. Henceforth, there shall be five in one house divided: three against two, and two against three. The father shall be divided against the son, and the son against the father. The mother against the daughter, and the daughter against the mother.
Tsuge: I remember us reading that together.
Shinobu Nagumo: But you've forgotten it's what you wrote to me after you returned from the UN fiasco. It seemed the words had taken on a new meaning ...
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A great story, good animations, that are the elements of this japanese anime
17 March 1999 | by See all my reviews

The first time I heard of this japanese anime films I was very sceptic. I thought they are stupid little movies mostly contain erotic scenes. But I changed my mind after seeing this great anime, it has a more complex story than many of the Hollywood productions. Perhaps this also could be a problem, because you have to concentrate on the movie. Somethimes it is really hard to understand all the political maneuvers and the philosophic dialogues. But this movie is worth to look twice or even more times, also the animations are really great. Forgett this stupid Walt Disney style If you have seen a anime one time you will love it!

It is one of the greatest movies I have ever seen so 10 points of 10


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