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Sonnie's Edge 

In the underground world of "beastie" fights, Sonnie is unbeatable -- as long as she keeps her edge.

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Peter F. Hamilton (based on the short story written by), Philip Gelatt (adapted script by) | 2 more credits »
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Episode credited cast:
Helen Sadler ... Sonnie (voice)
Hayley McLaughlin ... Jennifer (voice)
Time Winters ... Dicko (voice)
Omid Abtahi ... Wes (voice)
Christine Adams ... Ivrina (voice)
Hakeem Kae-Kazim ... Simon (voice)
Braden Lynch ... Announcer (voice)
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Charlotte Hervieux ... Jennifer (voice)
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Storyline

In a dystopian cyberpunk future, a scarred and traumatized young woman who partakes in gruesome death matches where engineered beasts mercilessly tear each other apart for sport to entertain the sadistic, rich and powerful is seduced by the mistress of a sinister man who bet on her beast.

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Based on Peter F. Hamilton's short story of the same name. See more »

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Sonnie: Hate. That was something I had to learn. You don't come into this world with hate, but fear, that's primal. It fills your senses. You can see it, hear it, taste it, and it keeps me alive.
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Incredible Eyecandy Paired With a Meh Story
18 March 2019 | by jeramygitzelSee all my reviews

Right off the bat, this show feels like it's trying too hard. It has very beautiful animation, but the story is just so damn cliche. Even with their own little spin on the protagonist, the story felt like something I have heard and seen a thousand times already. It feels really forced and edgy which leaves the whole thing feeling too unrealistic, contrasting the lifelike animation. Now, one thing that this show did extremely well is symbolism. There is one scene in particular that was so obvious but still worked very well, and it was even given more meaning later on in the story. The big twist was pretty predictable, like a halfhearted Black Mirror twist. Overall, might watch more for the good animation if I have time, otherwise not going to watch more.


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English

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15 March 2019 (USA) See more »

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