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XX: Beautiful Hunter (1994)

XX: Utsukushiki karyuudo (original title)
Shion is the most merciless assassin of the Magnificat crime group. However, when her hand and heart hesitate to murder the man she loves, her superior marks her for death. Torn from the ... See full summary »

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Masaru Konuma

Writers:

Mangetsu Hanamura (story), Hiroshi Takahashi (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Makiko Kuno Makiko Kuno ... Shion
Johnny Ohkura Johnny Ohkura ... Ito (as Johnny Okura)
Katsuo Tokashi Katsuo Tokashi ... Man 7
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jessica Calvello ... Shion (voice) (as Candi Snackwell)
Shannon Conley ... Maid (voice) (as Sonny Dey)
Dan Green ... Man 7 (voice) (as Tom Wilson)
Matthew Harrington Matthew Harrington ... Additional Voices (voice) (as Yotee)
Haywood Jab Haywood Jab ... Ito (voice)
Maiko Kazama Maiko Kazama ... Mitsuko
Kôji Shimizu Kôji Shimizu ... Father
Ami Shukla Ami Shukla ... Mitsuko (voice) (as Cariola)
Joseph Stills Joseph Stills ... Father (voice)
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Shion is the most merciless assassin of the Magnificat crime group. However, when her hand and heart hesitate to murder the man she loves, her superior marks her for death. Torn from the crime lords who were her only family, Shion must choose between a life of killing and a life on the run. Written by Anonymous

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Murder never looked so good.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

12 August 1994 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Beautiful Hunter See more »

Filming Locations:

Japan

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Toei Video Company See more »
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This wasn't to bad, it could have been better
18 November 2002 | by kyleMetalSee all my reviews

I saw this movie a while back and it still sticks out in my head. Especially this one bizarre scene where the female assassin is being tortured by the church for betraying them, some weird looking lady takes this electric tazzer like stick, after electrocuting the poor half-naked girl she shoves the electric zapper between her legs, i couldn't tell if she was in pain or having an orgasm, it was the weirdiest scene i've ever seeen in my life. The whole story is weird, all and all i thought could have been better. Get the DVD which is in English, because the VHS is only available in japanese without any subtitles.


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