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Taking place in a futuristic city called Kamina City, Rune Ballot is a young prostitute who was taken in by the notorious gambler Shell Septinous. One night, Shell abandons Rune and ... See full summary »

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Susumu Kudo

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Tow Ubukata (based on the novel by), Tow Ubukata (screenplay)
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Credited cast:
Toshiko Fujita ... (voice)
Hilary Haag ... Rune Balot (voice)
Takaya Hashi Takaya Hashi ... (voice)
Megumi Hayashibara ... (voice)
Tsutomu Isobe Tsutomu Isobe ... (voice)
Susan O. Koozin Susan O. Koozin ... Bell Wing (voice) (as Susan Koozin)
David Matranga ... Dr. Easter (voice)
Andy McAvin ... Oeufcoque Penteano (voice)
Margaret McDonald Margaret McDonald ... Shell's Girlfriend (voice)
Kazuya Nakai Kazuya Nakai ... (voice)
Hiroki Touchi Hiroki Touchi ... (voice)
David Wald ... Dimsdale Boiled (voice)
Norito Yashima Norito Yashima ... (voice)
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Taking place in a futuristic city called Kamina City, Rune Ballot is a young prostitute who was taken in by the notorious gambler Shell Septinous. One night, Shell abandons Rune and attempts to murder her in an explosion. However, she is rescued and transformed into a cyborg by Dr. Easter. An Artificial intelligence in the form of a Mouse accompanies her to adapt to her new life. Rune is trained to use the advanced technology fitted on her to defend herself against Shell's attempts to have her killed to stop her from testifying against him. Written by kiler97

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Japan

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Japanese

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29 September 2012 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Mardock Scramble: The Third Exhaust See more »

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Follows Mardock Scramble: The Second Combustion (2011) See more »

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Watch this anime movie for its music.
24 October 2015 | by yamagata-45166See all my reviews

Of the three movies in this Mordock Combustion series, I find this one the most watchable. I only had to watch this movie once to understand what was going on. It was entertaining, but I still have not figured out what the resolution of all of the story lines at the end. I thought that this might be due to poor translation, so I watched the movie in the original Japanese with subtitles and found no help there.

What I found enjoyable was the music of this production. I am partial to "Amazing Grace," but the end theme over credits, "Tsubasa," was captivating. The singer starts out over light music that builds through the song, so she has to have a good voice to pull that off, especially at the beginning of the song. After listening to the theme song, several times, I did research and found that the voice actor, Megumi Hayashibara, was the vocalist. She also was one of the duet that sang "Amazing Grace." Also, the end credit theme song, "Tsubasa" made it to the Tower Records top 10 chart at Crunchy Roll, three years to this month that this review is being written. Because of the music of this movie, this is something that will make it into my collection of movies that I will be viewing over and over again.


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