Wicked City

73
  • TV-MA
Wicked City is a 1987 Japanese OVA dark fantasy action horror film produced by Video Art and Madhouse for Japan Home Video. Based on Black Guard, the first in a series of six novels of the same name by Hideyuki Kikuchi, the film is the solo directorial... read more

Wicked City is a 1987 Japanese OVA dark fantasy action horror film produced by Video Art and Madhouse for Japan Home Video. Based on Black Guard, the first in a series of six novels of the same name by Hideyuki Kikuchi, the film is the solo directorial debut of Yoshiaki Kawajiri, who also served as the screenwriter, character designer, storyboard artist, animation director and a key animator.

Original Release

04/19/1987

US Release

08/20/1993

Cast

Yusaku Yara Renzaburo Taki
Arisa Ando Prostitute / Soap Girl
Asami Mukaidono Temptress
Ichiro Nagai Giuseppe Mayart / Guiseppe Maiyart
Kôji Totani Jin
Mari Yoko Kanako / Spider Woman / Spider Woman (voice)
Takeshi Aono Shadow / Mr. Shadow
Tamio Oki Hotelier / Hotel owner
Toshiko Fujita Makie
Yasuo Muramatsu President / Company President
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Yoshiaki Kawajiri

Writers

Hideyuki Kikuchi, Yoshiaki Kawajiri, Norio Osada

Cast

Yusaku Yara Renzaburo Taki
Arisa Ando Prostitute / Soap Girl
Asami Mukaidono Temptress
Ichiro Nagai Giuseppe Mayart / Guiseppe Maiyart
Kôji Totani Jin
Mari Yoko Kanako / Spider Woman / Spider Woman (voice)
Takeshi Aono Shadow / Mr. Shadow
Tamio Oki Hotelier / Hotel owner
Toshiko Fujita Makie
Yasuo Muramatsu President / Company President
Douglas Blackwell Healer (UK dub)
John Dantona Monk (USA dub)
Adam Henderson Joe / Monk
Carl Macek Demon 2 (USA dub)
Kerrigan Mahan Jin (USA dub)
Edward Mannix Healer (USA dub)
Michael McConnohie Demon 1 (USA dub)
Bob Sessions Male Coworker / Narrator (UK dub)
Joyce Kurtz Hooker (USA dub)
Pamela Merrick Female Coworker / Hooker (UK dub)

Producers

Laurence Guinness Executive Producer
Kosuke Kuri Executive Producer
Tadao Masumizu Executive Producer
Kenji Kurata Producer
Carl Macek Producer
Makoto Seya Producer
Brady Hartel Producer
John Ledford Producer

Editors

Harutoshi Ogata

Ouch! Looks like something broke. Try reloading this page. 🗙