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Riki-Oh: The Wall of Hell (1989)

Riki-Oh: Tôkatsu Jigoku (original title)
The story of a young man with the strength of 50 men who finds himself inside a harsh prison run by an evil assistant warden and the head boss who secretly has the ability to transform ... See full summary »

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Satoshi Dezaki

Writers:

Katsumi Koide (screenplay), Tetsuya Saruwatari (manga) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Nobuaki Fukuda ... Doctor (voice)
Nobuyuki Furuta Nobuyuki Furuta ... (voice)
Tesshô Genda ... Narumi (voice)
Shô Hayami Shô Hayami ... Yomi (voice)
Minoru Inaba Minoru Inaba ... Gentaro (voice)
Junichi Kagaya Junichi Kagaya ... Iwata (voice)
Takehito Koyasu ... (voice)
Satomi Kôrogi ... Asa (voice)
Yasunori Matsumoto ... Wakamatsu (voice)
Bin Shimada ... Riki-Oh Saiga (voice)
Katsumi Suzuki Katsumi Suzuki ... Tanimoto (voice)
Toshiya Ueda Toshiya Ueda ... Warden (voice)
Takeshi Watabe Takeshi Watabe ... Sugiyama (voice)
Ken Yamaguchi Ken Yamaguchi ... (voice)
Ryûzaburô Ôtomo Ryûzaburô Ôtomo ... Bando (voice)
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Storyline

The story of a young man with the strength of 50 men who finds himself inside a harsh prison run by an evil assistant warden and the head boss who secretly has the ability to transform himself into a "Hulk" type monster. Riki, who is also secretly on a quest to find the hidden opium garden the prison warden has been growing, will learn something about himself that will change his life forever.

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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese

Release Date:

25 June 1989 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Riki-Oh: O Muro do Inferno See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This anime was remade in 1991. The remake, a Hong Kong action gorefest, dealt more with Riki's backstory and contained more violence and gore. The remake is now consider a cult classic. See more »

Quotes

Riki-Oh Saiga: [thinking to himself] His tongue has been cut off!
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Connections

Followed by Riki-Oh 2: Child of Destruction (1990) See more »

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Good but the 1991 live action film adaptation is better
4 January 2014 | by biscutbuu69See all my reviews

If you have seen the live action film you know that it is a cheesy ultra-violent marital-arts-prison film, that takes itself too seriously and for that reason the live action film is funny as all hell. But this anime OVA that the live action film is based on is less violent and more serious, But that doesn't make it bad. Its still a good short OVA well animated and acted, but and I don't know why I didn't like it as much. It is still worth checking out and I would recommend this to any fans of the live action film and any fans of the manga series this and the live action film is based on. 7/10 stars, check it out fellow film fans!


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