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Blood: The Last Vampire (2000)

Not Rated | | Animation, Action, Horror | 17 August 2001 (USA)
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Saya is a Japanese vampire slayer whose next mission is in a high school on a US military base in 1960s Japan, where she poses as a student. She uses a katana/samurai sword to kill vampires.

Director:

Hiroyuki Kitakubo

Writers:

Kenji Kamiyama (screenplay), Katsuya Terada
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Cast

Credited cast:
Yûki Kudô ... Saya (voice)
Saemi Nakamura ... Nurse Makiho Caroline Amano (voice)
Joe Romersa ... David (voice)
Rebecca Forstadt ... Sharon (voice)
Stuart Robinson Stuart Robinson ... Louis (voice)
Akira Koieyama ... Mama (voice)
Tom Fahn ... Teacher (voice)
Fitz Houston ... S.P. #1 (voice)
Steve Blum ... S.P. #2 (voice) (as Steven Blum)
Paul Carr ... School Headmaster (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dave Mallow ... Additional Voices (voice)
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In Japan, the vampire-hunter Saya, who is a powerful original, is sent by her liaison with the government, David, posed as a teenage student to the Yokota High School on the eve of Halloween to hunt down vampires. Saya asks David to give a new katana to her. Soon she saves the school nurse Makiho Amano from two vampires disguised of classmates and Makiho witnesses her fight against the powerful demons. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Country:

Japan | USA

Language:

English | Japanese

Release Date:

17 August 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Blod: Den sista vampyren See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

This was originally supposed to be a three episode OAV series, but due to a lack of time and money, only the middle segment was animated and given theatrical distribution. See more »

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David: You ASSHOLE! Don't ever piss her off again! As far as we know, she's the only remaining original!
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A photo montage of the Vietnam war is shown during the credits. See more »

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Poor Development of the Lead Character
2 October 2013 | by claudio_carvalhoSee all my reviews

In Japan, the vampire-hunter Saya, who is a powerful original, is sent by her liaison with the government, David, posed as a teenage student to the Yokota High School on the eve of Halloween to hunt down vampires. Saya asks David to give a new katana to her. Soon she saves the school nurse Makiho Amano from two vampires disguised of classmates and Makiho witnesses her fight against the powerful demons.

"Blood: The Last Vampire" is an animation of 48 minutes running time with the tormented and skilled samurai Saya. The story is too short and has a poor development of Saya, especially for those that do not know the character. I saw the movie "Blood: The Last Vampire" (2009) a couple of years ago and the character Saya is better developed. My vote is six.

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