AD Police Files (1994) IMDb

02:01:00 | Animation, Thriller | IMDb rating: 6.8

Keywords: Anime, Based On Comic, Cyborg, Death, Dehumanization, Murder, Prostitute, Violence.


Set several years before the original Bubblegum Crisis, This trio of disturbing cases, focusing on rookie Leon McNichol and his partner, Jeena Malso, challenge what it truly means to be human, what it truly means to be a machine, and how truly thin the border between humanity and machines is. In Vol. 1: The Phantom Woman, Jeena and Leon investigate the circumstances behind the death of a fellow AD Policeman, and Leon is stalked by a boomer who he had destroyed long ago... In Vol. 2: The Ripper, a series of grotesque prostitute murders, committed by a woman who has given up her humanity for her work, are investigated by a woman who is contemplating the loss of her own. And Vol. 3: The Man Who Bites His Tongue, deals with the near death of a police officer, and subsequent transformation into a Robocop-like cyborg, bereft of all but the very last parts of humanity, the only way he can keep his mind focused is to inflict pain upon himself, the only human sensation he has left.

Director(s): Akira Nishimori, Takamasa Ikegami,

Writer(s): Toshimichi Suzuki, Shô Aikawa, Tony Takezaki.
Producer(s): Toshimichi Suzuki. Satoshi Koizumi. Junji Fujita. Tadatsugu Hayakawa. Tsutomu Sugita.


Studio: Artmic, Artmic.

Origin: Japan

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