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City Hunter (1996)

City Hunter: Secret Service (original title)
Unrated | | Action, Animation, Comedy | TV Movie 25 June 2002
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Ryo Saeba, the famed "City Hunter," has been hired by James McGuire, the president-elect of a newly-freed South American country, to protect one of the members of the Japanese Secret ... See full summary »

Director:

Kenji Kodama

Writers:

Tsukasa Hôjô (comic), Akinori Endô | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Akira Kamiya ... Ryo Saeba
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Yuri Amano ... Anna Shinjo
Markell Andrew ... Additional Voices (voice)
Yôko Asagami Yôko Asagami ... Saeko Nogami
Martin Blacker Martin Blacker ... Joe (Ryo) Saeba
Kara Bliss ... TV Anchorwoman (voice)
Jana Brockman Jana Brockman ... Sandra (Saeko) Nogami
Paul Cater Deaton Paul Cater Deaton ... Hikage (voice)
Adam Dudley ... Falcon / Umibozu
Carie Esquenazi Carie Esquenazi ... Dress Store Clerk (voice)
Tesshô Genda ... Falcon / Umibozu
Kazue Ikura Kazue Ikura ... Kaori Makumura
Grant James ... Gonzales (voice)
David R. Jarrott David R. Jarrott ... Chief Nogami (voice)
Judson Jones ... Secret Service Boss (voice) (as Judson L. Jones)
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Storyline

Ryo Saeba, the famed "City Hunter," has been hired by James McGuire, the president-elect of a newly-freed South American country, to protect one of the members of the Japanese Secret Service assigned to his protection detail. The young woman happens to be McGuire's daughter and has been targeted for assassination over a fabulous cache of diamonds that McGuire had discovered while still a freedom-fighter. Saeba, while protecting his charge, also takes it upoin himself to try to get some "mokkori" action going with her... Written by Pat Payne

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City Hunter is back on the case... Warm up your Hammers! See more »


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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

25 June 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Trivia

In the graveyard scene you see clearly the director's name Kenji Kodama on a gravemark. See more »

Alternate Versions

The ADV DVD release replaces the japanese-language intensive title card with a new, computer generated title card. Many of the names are subtly "Americanized" in the dub script. For instance, Ryo Saeba is known as "Joe Saeba" in the English dub. See more »

Connections

Follows City Hunter: Bay City Wars (1990) See more »

Soundtracks

We Can Make It
Lyrics by Brian Pack
Music Yûsuke Nakamura
Arranged by Masaaki Iizuka
Performed by Fen
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